Mt. Gyebangsan - Korea (the Republic of)
Korea (the Republic of)
Parent Site Name
Mt. Gyebangsan Forest (37° 44" 19' N, 128° 27" 11' E) is located in the border between Hongcheon and Pyeongchang in Gangwon-do, and belongs to a typical temperate northern cool temperature forest with lower average annual temperatures than the other regions. The long-term (1981-2010) annual mean temperature and precipitation were 10.3 °C and 1405.4 mm. The main dominant species were Quercus mongolica, Acer pseudosieboldianum, Tilia amurensis, Betula schmidtii, Pinus densiflora, and Kalopanax septemlobus.
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
The purpose of site is to understand the structure and function of forest ecosystems by long-term monitoring.
Affiliation and Network Specific Information