Birkenes - Norway

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Birkenes

Short name : 

Birkenes

Country (Site Location): 

Norway

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General Site Description: 

long-term monitoring of air quality, located in southeastern Norway, in a landscape of rolling hills with mixed forests, grasslands, lakes and some marginal agriculture.

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General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Site Established: 

1971

Size : 

41.60ha

Purpose of Site : 

Study atmospheric composition and long range transport of air pollution and its effect on terrestrial ecosystem.
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Geographic

Coordinates: 

Latitude: 58.438900000000
Longitude: 8.191800000000