Inner Mongolia Research Station of Grassland Ecosystem - China

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Site Name
Inner Mongolia Research Station of Grassland Ecosystem
Short name
IMGERS
Country
China
Site Manager
Site Description
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.
Metadata Update Date
2019-07-02 16:10:44
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
existing
Year Established
1979
Purpose
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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Geographic
Size
400.00ha
Elevation (min)
1100.00msl
Elevation (max)
1270.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
CERN (LTER China) (LTER-EAP-CN-27)This site is a verified "CERN (LTER China)" member.
GERIThis site is a verified "GERI" member.
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