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Vegetation and Carbon Impacts of Boreal Wildfires

Post-burn Site.

Investigators collected field data and inventoried plots for vegetation species and growth in 2018 at a post-burn site. (Image Credit: Laura Bourgeau-Chavez)

A new dataset completes four years of post-fire vegetation sampling at burned sites in Canada's Northwest Territories.

Thirty+ Year Timeseries of Arctic Land Cover

Land Cover Classes.

Land cover (10-class product) for the year 2014 for ABoVE tile BH03V04. The pixel resolution is 30 m and a tile is 180 x 180 km.

Research from NASA's ABoVE project provides annual land cover classifications from 1984 to 2014 for Alaska and the Canadian Arctic.

Planetary Boundary Layer Heights for Eastern USA

ACT-America Team.

The ACT-America team on the tarmac with the B-200 King Air and C-130 Hercules NASA aircraft in Shreveport, Louisiana.

Estimates of the height of the planetary boundary layer (PBL) are available from the Atmospheric Carbon and Transport - America (ACT-America) airborne campaign.

Snow and Thaw Depth Near Fairbanks, AK

Farmer's Loop Transect 2.

Active layer thaw depth was recorded each year during the late summer from 2014 - 2018 at sites including the Farmer's Loop Transect 2 near Fairbanks. (Image Credit: Tom Douglas)

Two new datasets provide soil active layer thaw depth and end-of-season snow depth at sites near Fairbanks, Alaska.

Workshop on NASA Data for Ecology

Alison Boyer at the 2019 Ecological Society of America meeting.

ORNL DAAC Chief Scientist Alison Boyer describes one of her favorite publications that demonstrates how data archived at the ORNL DAAC can be used in ecological research.

Materials are available from a recent workshop presented at the 2019 Ecological Society of America meeting.

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