Inner Mongolia Research Station of Grassland Ecosystem - China
Inner Mongolia Research Station of Grassland Ecosystem
The Inner Mongolia Grassland Ecosystem Station (IMGERS) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences is located in the Xilin River Basin, Inner Mongolia. It was established in 1979. This area is characterized by a typical temperate semiarid climate with a mean annual (1982-2012) precipitation of 297 mm and a mean annual temperature of 0.9°C. Growing season usually runs from late April to late September. The soil in this site is chestnut soil with relatively homogeneous physiochemical properties.
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Study on structure, function and dynamics, as well as the managerial demonstration of sustainable temperate grassland ecosystem; biodiversity and global change.
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