LTSER Northern Negev - Israel

Basic Information
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Site Name
LTSER Northern Negev
Short name
LTSER Northern Negev
Country
Israel
Site Manager
Keywords
ecopotential
eLTER catalogue
Site Description
The LTSER Northern Negev Platform includes four established LTER sites and the area between them. The area includes semi-arid scrubland, agriculture, forested areas of various densities, and various settled areas.
Last modified
2020-03-02 04:03:29
General Characteristics, Purpose, History
Site Status
existing
Year Established
2008
Purpose
The overall aim is to contract a model of the northern Negev based on long term observation and experimentation. The model is based on path information theory that relate to two face mosaic of shurb and crust, the objective of the model is restoration of desertification.
History
There are five LTER sites in this Platform, the oldest site in this platform was established in 1997 and the newer one in 2000.
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Geographic
Size
5000.00ha
Elevation (average)
250.00msl
Elevation (min)
200.00msl
Elevation (max)
400.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
LTER EuropeThis site is a verified "LTER Europe" member.
LTER Israel (LTER_EU_IL_005)This site is a verified "LTER Israel" member.
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