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Schepaschenko, Dmitry; Shvidenko, Anatoly; Usoltsev, Vladimir A; Lakyda, Petro; Luo, Yunjian; Vasylyshyn, Roman; Lakyda, Ivan; Myklush, Yuriy; See, Linda; McCallum, Ian; Fritz, Steffen; Kraxner, Florian; Obersteiner, Michael (2017): Biomass plot data base. doi:10.1594/PANGAEA.871465, In supplement to: Schepaschenko, D et al. (2017): A dataset of forest biomass structure for Eurasia. Scientific Data, 4, 170070, doi:10.1038/sdata.2017.70

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Coverage:
Median Latitude: 47.293798 * Median Longitude: 72.301291 * South-bound Latitude: 7.580000 * West-bound Longitude: -45.970000 * North-bound Latitude: 72.470000 * East-bound Longitude: 160.670000
Minimum ALTITUDE: 0.0 m * Maximum ALTITUDE: 4240.0 m
Event(s):
Eurasia * Latitude: 53.600000 * Longitude: 55.570000 * Location: Eurasia
Parameter(s):
#NameShort NameUnitPrincipal InvestigatorMethodComment
1IdentificationIDUnique record ID
2SpeciesSpeciesDominant tree species, Latin name
3Species codeSpec codeTree species code, see "Species" sheet
4Trees compositionTrees compTree species composition, e.g. "80-Pi,20-Bi" means 80% of pine and 20% of birch. For tree species code see "Species" sheet
5Age, commentCommStructure of age
6OriginOrigin
7Site index codeSite indSite index code (from 0 to 12, 0 means that forest can reach 49-53 m height at 100 years old, 12 class - 5-8 m height only) Shvidenko et al., 2008
8Stand ageStand ageaMean stand age
9Trees, canopy hightTrees canopy hmAverage height of the stand - height of a tree with average DBH on the plot, obtained from the diameter-height curve
10Trees, diameter at breast heightDBHcmAverage
11Tree densityTrees#/ha
12Stocking, relativeStocking relRatio of basal area of a plot to basal area of the "normal stand" - ideal stands due to national standards, typically between 0 and 1 (Shvidenko et al., 2008)
13Tree, Basal areaTree BAm2/hatotal cross-sectional area of live trees at breast height (1.3 m above ground) in a plot
14Trees, growing stock volumeTrees grow stock volm3/haVolume of stems of all living trees
15Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haStem over bark
16Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haBark of stem
17Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haBranches over bark
18Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haFoliage
19Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haStump & roots
20Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haRoots with the diameter less then 1 mm
21Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haRoots with the diameter less then 2 mm
22Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haRoots with the diameter less then 5 mm
23Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haRoots with the diameter less then 7 mm
24Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haAbove-ground live biomass of undergrowth (young tree species regeneration)
25Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haAbove-ground live biomass of bushes
26Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haAbove-ground live biomass of understory
27Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haTotal live biomass of understory
28Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haAbove-ground live biomass of green forest floor
29Biomass, live, dry massBiom live dmt/haTotal live biomass of green forest floor
30Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haSnags
31Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haLogs
32Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haCoarse woody debris
33Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haDead branches of living trees
34Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haDead roots
35Biomass, dry massBiom dmt/haLitter
36CountryCountryCountry code (ISO ALPHA-3)
37LATITUDELatitudeGeocode
38LONGITUDELongitudeGeocode
39ALTITUDEAltitudemGeocode
40DateDateYear of measurements
41TreesTreesNumber of trees selected for destructive sampling
42Leaf area indexLAI
43EcoregionEcoregionCode of ecoregion (Olson, 2001), see sheet "Ecoregions"
44Reference/sourceReference
Size:
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