Forest of Meerdaal - Belgium

Basic Information
Site Name
Forest of Meerdaal
Short name
Forest of Meerdaal
Country
Belgium
Site Manager
Site Description
The Forest of Meerdaal is situated on the Belgian loess belt about 25 km south-east of Brussels. It is an ancient woodland site, previously managed as coppice with standards, well known history (up to the middle ages). It is managed as multifunctional forest containing strict forest reserves with dense sampling grid (measured every decade). its proximity to the university make it an ideal research subject. Over the years many different studies have been conducted and documented.
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2023-09-01 02:09:11

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General Characteristics and Status
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1990
Observed properties
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
ICP ForestsThe affiliation of this site with "ICP Forests" is not verified by the network on DEIMS-SDR.
LTER Belgium (LTER_EU_BE_31)This site is a verified "LTER Belgium" member.
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Geographic
Centroid/Representative Coordinates

Latitude: 50.801767 Longitude: 4.680811

Elevation (average)
90.00msl
Elevation (min)
35.00msl
Elevation (max)
102.00msl
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