Ailao Mountain Research Station of Sub-tropical Forest Ecosystem - China

Basic Information
Site Name
Ailao Mountain Research Station of Sub-tropical Forest Ecosystem
Short name
Ailaoshan Station
Country
China
Site Manager
Operating Organisation
Site Description
Located in Jingdong County, Yunnan Province, China. The annual mean air temperature was 11.3 °C, with a minimum monthly mean temperature of 5.7 °C in January and a maximum monthly mean temperature of 15.6 °C in July. Average annual rainfall was 1778 mm, with 86.0% of this falling in the rainy season (May–October). The dominant tree species in the forest are Lithocarpus xylocarpus, Lithocarpus hancei, and Castanopsis wattii.
Last modified
2020-02-10 02:02:26
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
existing
Year Established
1981
Purpose
Study on structure, function and dynamics of forestry ecosystem in subtropical mountains in Yunnan-Guizhou Plateau, and biodiversity.
History
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Photos
not defined
Geographic
Size
6.00ha
Elevation (average)
2500.00msl
Elevation (min)
2300.00msl
Elevation (max)
2650.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
CERN (LTER China) (LTER-EAP-CN-24)This site is a verified "CERN (LTER China)" member.
GERIThis site is a verified "GERI" member.
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