Krofdorf - Germany

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Krofdorf

Short name : 

DE-19-KD

Country (Site Location): 

Germany

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General Site Description: 

Krofdorf Forest hydrological research area 4 catchments: A1 (9 ha), A2 (20 ha), B1 (11 ha), B2 (14 ha)

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General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Site Established: 

1970

Size : 

54.00ha

Purpose of Site : 

Forest hydrological research Forest monitoring Permanent soil monitoring

History of Site: 

1970 Selection of the site and start of instrumentation 1972 to 1982: calibration period 1983 to 1987: final felling in A1 1986 to 1988: planting of beech on the clear cut 1993 to 2003: thinning in B1 (41 fm/ha) in 1997

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Latitude: 50.680000000000
Longitude: 8.650000000000