OZCAR-RI M-TROPICS/BVET, Cameroon - Cameroon

Basic Information

Site Name: 

OZCAR-RI M-TROPICS/BVET, Cameroon

Short name : 

M-TROPICS/BVET-Cameroon

Country (Site Location): 

Cameroon

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General Site Description: 

National Network Name : rbv_czo Nested watersheds in humid tropical forest of Cameroon from the Mengong experimental watershed (0.6 km2) to the Nyong River at Olama (18500 km2) Granitoid bedrock secondary forest low anthropogenic pressure Monitoring initiated in 1994 for some parameters more details at : https://mtropics.obs-mip.fr/

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General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Site Established: 

1994

Size : 

60.00ha

Purpose of Site : 

dynamics/controls of chemical weathering (biogeochemical cycles including carbon) and erosion in humid tropics, response to climate variability

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Photos
  • The Mengong stream
    The Mengong stream
  • Suspended particulate matter from the Mengong stream
    Suspended particulate matter from the Mengong stream
  • walking track in the Nsimi watershed
    walking track in the Nsimi watershed
Geographic

Coordinates: 

Latitude: 3.166000000000
Longitude: 11.830000000000