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Long-term Mean Leaf Area Index

Leaf area Index for July

Mean leaf area index for July (calculated over the period 1982-2015).

A global dataset characterizes the long-term (1981-2015) monthly mean Leaf Area Index (LAI) based on AVHRR GIMMS data.

Aboveground Biomass in Kalimantan, Indonesia

Aboveground biomass and land cover

Aboveground biomass (AGB) density maps of Kalimantan forests. (A) AGB density, and (B) mean density AGB aggregated by land cover class. From Ferraz et al., 2018.

A new dataset from the Carbon Monitoring System provides forest biomass, canopy height, and degradation maps across the Indonesian portion of the island of Borneo.

Global Fire Atlas Tracks 13 Million Fires

Average fire duration and daily fire expansion

Average fire duration and daily fire expansion displayed cumulatively for the 14 year study period, 2003-2016. From Andela et al., 2018.

A new global fire dataset tracks the dynamics of individual fires that occurred from 2003-2016 at 500 m resolution.

Accessing ABoVE Airborne Data

Tutorial screenshot

A screenshot of the tutorial video, "Accessing ABoVE airborne data using Earthdata Search."

A new tutorial, available on our Resources page, demonstrates how to get ABoVE airborne data sampled at a specific field site.

Year-round Soil CO2 Measurements in Alaska

Sites of forced diffusion chamber deployment

Forced diffusion chambers were established at the seven sites along a south-to-north transect from near Fairbanks to Toolik Lake, Alaska.

Soil surface CO2 efflux in Alaska is available from the ABoVE field campaign.

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