Pantropical Tree Sapwood Area Data, 1977 - 2015

Author(s): Christoffersen B


Dataset Information

Site ID: XX-PTr

Site Name: Pantropical site

Variables: Sapwood Area

Date Range: Jan. 1, 1977 - Jan. 30, 2015

Description: Data synthesis of pantropical sapwood area as a function of tree size (height or DBH) for trees ranging in sizes 1 - 140 cm DBH and 6 - 44 m tall. Data span both natural tropical forests and plantations and rainfall gradients from deciduous dry tropical forests to everwet tropical forests, and come from the following countries: Queensland, Australia; Costa Rica; Panama; Sulawesi, Indonesia; Venezuela; Ecuador; Brazil; French Guiana; Bolivia. SA_headers.csv: description of variables in the two files below SA.csv: tree size (DBH or height) sapwood area SA_references.csv: citation, bibliographic reference, and DOI for the published references from which data were extracted

QA/QC: None

QA/QC Method: None

Access Level: Public

Originating Institution(s): Los Alamos National Laboratory

Sponsor Organization(s): European Union Seventh Framework Programme under the project AMAZALERT (Grant Agreement No. 282664 to Patrick Meir), and DOE (BER) NGEE-Tropics project

Contact: Christoffersen, Brad - Los Alamos National Lab (bradleychristo@gmail.com)


Data Download

Version: 1.0

Dataset Citation: Christoffersen B (2019): Pantropical Tree Sapwood Area Data, 1977 - 2015. 1.0. NGEE Tropics Data Collection. (dataset). http://dx.doi.org/10.15486/NGT/1256473

Acknowledgement: None

Data Link: Download Dataset

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Reference:

Christoffersen B (2019): Pantropical Tree Sapwood Area Data, 1977 - 2015. 1.0. NGEE Tropics Data Collection. (dataset). http://dx.doi.org/10.15486/NGT/1256473