Beaufort Lagoon Ecosystems LTER - United States of America

Basic Information
Site Name
Beaufort Lagoon Ecosystems LTER
Short name
BLE
Country
United States of America
Site Manager
Site Description
The BLE LTER program (https://ble.lternet.edu/) focuses on productivity, trophic relationships, and biogeochemical cycling in the network of lagoons that span Alaska’s northernmost coastline. BLE is examining factors that affect the stability and resilience of microbial and metazoan food webs, including drivers and forms of primary production, in these highly dynamic ecosystems.
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2020-06-29 10:06:02

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Coastal lagoons along the Eastern Beaufort Sea (courtesy of Susan Schonberg)

Coastal lagoons along the Eastern Beaufort Sea (courtesy of Susan Schonberg)

Geographic
Size
6147.46ha
Elevation (average)
5.00msl
Elevation (min)
0.00msl
Elevation (max)
10.00msl
Affiliation and Network Specific Information
Affiliation
ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
US LTER (LTER_BLE_US_BLE)This site is a verified "US LTER" member.
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