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PhenoCam Data Updated

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-09-09
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Spatial distribution of PhenoCam data across ecological regions of North America. Background map illustrates USA Environmental Protection Agency Level I Ecoregions. Data counts have been aggregated to a spatial resolution of 4i, and the size of each circle corresponds to the number of years of data.

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A new version of the PhenoCam vegetation phenology data products is now available.

Vegetation and Carbon Impacts of Boreal Wildfires

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-09-03
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Investigators collected field data and inventoried plots for vegetation species and growth in 2018 at a post-burn site. (Image Credit: Laura Bourgeau-Chavez)

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

MODIS-derived Forest Radiation Data for Brazil

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-07-22
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Average daily net radiation for the 8-day timestep, 2000-03-29 to 2000-04-06, in the upper Xingu River Basin, Mato Grosso, Brazil, study area.

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Three MODIS products were used to derive daily average land surface net radiation for the forests of the upper Xingu River Basin in Mato Grosso, Brazil.

Highlights from the Literature

Submitted by ORNL DAAC Staff on 2019-06-19
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Asclepias syriaca (common milkweed) relies on pollinators for movement of its pollen, and evidence suggests that its populations are declining. Image courtesy of Pixabay.

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Daymet daily surface weather and climatological summaries have been cited in nearly 300 peer-reviewed articles. Read about how this popular data product is used in research.