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Forest plant traits, NPP, biomass, and soil properties for the Pacific Northwest

Locations of TERRA-PNW sampling areas in forests of the Pacific Northwest.

Locations of TERRA-PNW sampling areas in forests of the Pacific Northwest.

Comprehensive measurements of leaf, tree, and soil characteristics from forests in Oregon and Northern California are now available.

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Cold-season emissions of methane in the Arctic

Methane flux measured at five sites on the North Slope of Alaska (from Zona et al, 2015)

Methane flux measured at five flux tower sites on the North Slope of Alaska (from Zona et al, 2015)

A new CARVE data set shows the importance of cold-season emissions in the Arctic methane budget.

Yaxing Wei to receive 2015 WDS Data Stewardship Award

The World Data System (WDS) is an interdisciplinary body of the International Council for Science (ICSU).

Dr. Yaxing Wei, Geospatial Information Scientist at the ORNL DAAC, has been recognized for his work.

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Status of the world's forests

Global distribution of forest biomass in 1950 (Units:  mega tonne per deg. pixel).

Global distribution of forest biomass in 1950 (Units: mega tonnes per deg. pixel).

New maps provide a high-resolution view of the global area covered by forest, forest growing stock, and biomass for the past 60 years.

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Soil CO2 Efflux and Properties

Spatial patterns of soil CO2 flux, soil temperature, soil water content, and leaf area index generated by ordinary kriging for the dry season (September) and the wet season (February).

Spatial patterns of soil CO2 flux, soil temperature, soil water content, and leaf area index generated by ordinary kriging for the dry season (September) and the wet season (February).

Soil CO2 efflux and properties data for Baja California, Mexico are now archived at the ORNL DAAC.

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