Sweden: Abisko Delta Forest

Latitude: 68.362262
Longitude: 18.7958

Abisko Delta Forest field site
Abisko Delta Forest field site

  • Network: Unaffiliated
  • Principal investigator: Lars Eklundh
  • PI-affiliated institution: Lund University
  • Primary IGBP ecosystem type: Deciduous Broadleaf Forests
  • Dominant plant functional type: Deciduous Broadleaf trees
  • Recent and historic disturbance and management events that may affect this site:
    • Pests and disease: Plant or soil damage from pests, insects, pathogens, blight, and other disease
    • Temperature extreme: Heat wave or freeze
  • Flux data collection:
    • Start date: July 2009
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Flux methods:
    • Eddy covariance
  • Optical data collection:
    • Start date: July 2009
    • End date: Ongoing
  • Data collection period: Continuous operation: Variable collected continuously with the reported method
  • Data scale: Stand
  • Collection methods: Tower
  • Types of data collected: Unknown
  • Publications
    • Olofsson, Pontus, and Lars Eklundh. "Estimation of absorbed PAR across Scandinavia from satellite measurements. Part II: Modeling and evaluating the fractional absorption." Remote Sensing of Environment 110, no. 2 (2007): 240-251.
    • Eklundh, Lars, Hongxiao Jin, Per Schubert, Radoslaw Guzinski, and Michal Heliasz. "An optical sensor network for vegetation phenology monitoring and satellite data calibration." Sensors 11, no. 8 (2011): 7678-7709.
    • Svensson, Susanne. "Snow cover dynamics and plant phenology documentation using digital camera images and their relation with CO2-fluxes at Stordalen mire, Northern Sweden, MSc, Geobiosphere Science Centre." Physical Geography and Ecosystems Analysis, Lund University, Lund (2004).