Miyazaki University Forests - Japan

Basic Information
Site Name
Miyazaki University Forests
Short name
MUF
Country
Japan
Site Manager
Site Description
The site named Miyazaki University Forests is located hilly region in southern part of Kyushu island, Japan. The site is managed by University of Miyazaki to promote scientific research and education about forest ecology and forest industry. Dominant vegetations are evergreen broadleaved forest and Japanese cedar plantation. The Miyazaki University Forests perform various joint studies and is the most active research site located in warm-temperate forest area in Japan.
Last modified
2022-08-31 08:08:25

CC-BY-NC Logo

General Characteristics and Status
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1937
Observed properties
Photos
aerial photo of the site

aerial photo of the site

evergreen broad leaved forest

evergreen broad leaved forest

Japanese cedar plantation

Japanese cedar plantation

forestry machines

forestry machines

jungle gym in evergreen broadleaved forest

jungle gym in evergreen broadleaved forest

stream weir

stream weir

Geographic
Size
501.00ha
Elevation (average)
190.00msl
Elevation (min)
100.00msl
Elevation (max)
280.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
JaLTER (Japan) (LTER-EAP-JP-46)This site is a verified "JaLTER (Japan)" member.
Download

Site information [.json]

Centroid coordinates [.shp] [.kml]
Bounding Box [.shp] [.kml]
Boundaries [.shp] [.kml]