SERC Data Table of Contents

meta key # co2_007
dataset or series of data Marsh elevated CO2 study- aboveground biomass, SERC, Edgewater, MD
keywords aboveground biomass
originator Drake, B.G.
file format Sigmaplot and Sigma-Stat
platform PC
study site locale Kirkpatrick Marsh, Rhode River, Anne Arundel County, MD, USA
beg. date (yyyymmdd) 1987
ongoing? yes
end date (yyyymmdd)  
meas. freq. annually (end of July-beginning of August)
site size 0.8 m diameter plots (C3) and five 25 cm2 subplots (C4) 
# of stations 45 plots (15 per community)
west long. -76.33
east long. -76.33
north lat. 38.53
south lat. 38.53
parameters aboveground biomass
current sharing status available to collaborators
current advertising status scientific publications, SERC web site
abstract Aboveground biomass data and graphs by community, CO2 treatment and year. Data are in summary form rather than by plot. 
additional documentation / reference article P.S. Curtis et al. 1989. Oecologia 78:20-26.; Arp et al. 1993. Vegetatio 104/105:133-143; Drake, B.G. et al. 1996. In: Carbon Dioxide and Terrestrial Ecosystems, G.W. Koch and H.A. Mooney eds.Academic Press. pp. 197-214.

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