Site Characteristics Climate and Productivity Table

LTER Site Table

LTER Site Characteristics Table: climate and productivity

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Site Name Ecosystem Longitude Latitude Elevation (m) > Mean Annual Temperature (C) Mean Annual Precipitation (mm) AET (mm/yr) PET (mm/yr) Drought Index ANPP (gm C/m2) Growing Season (days)
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Andrews Forest  CSV Coniferous Forest -122.25600 +44.21200 1020 8.5 2200 764 982 -362 500.0 365
Arctic  CSV Arctic Tundra -149.59598 +68.62826 760 -6.9 322 284 423 -137 180.0 55
Baltimore Ecosystem Study  CSV Urban Ecosystem -76.30000 +39.10000 2 32.0 1107 215
Bonanza Creek  CSV Taiga -147.84668 +64.85848 365 -2.9 263 360 576 -266 299.9 100
California Current Ecosystem  CSV Marine -120.27980 +32.87360 10 17.6 258 132.5 365
Cedar Creek  CSV Savanna/Tallgrass Prairie -93.20100 +45.40100 282 6.7 801 733 1026 -86 277.3 139
Central Arizona-Phoenix  CSV Urban Ecosystem -111.93300 +33.42700 340 22.6 210 72.3 365
Coweeta  CSV Deciduous Forest -83.50000 +35.00000 686 13.3 1906 1173 1353 -163 874.0 154
Florida Coastal Everglades  CSV Freshwater Marsh/Estuary -80.85328 +25.46821 0 24.0 1578 1219.1 365
Georgia Coastal Ecosystems  CSV Salt Marsh/Estuary -81.37100 +31.42700 0 19.8 1273 1350.0 354
Harvard Forest  CSV Deciduous Forest -72.19000 +42.53000 330 7.1 1066 851 1041 -336 744.5 153
Hubbard Brook  CSV Deciduous Forest -71.75100 +43.94000 590 5.6 1396 713 818 15 704.5 145
Jornada Basin  CSV Desert -106.73985 +32.61785 1315 17.2 298 292 1666 -750 229.5 256
Kellogg Biological Station  CSV Row Crop Agriculture -85.40000 42.40000 288 8.8 811 708 1007 -314 431.0 159
Konza Prairie  CSV Tallgrass Prairie -96.57500 +39.09300 382 12.9 835 747 1250 -328 442.6 180
Luquillo  CSV Tropical Rainforest -65.80000 +18.30000 350 22.8 3460 1234 1260 837 1000.0 365
McMurdo Dry Valleys  CSV Polar Desert +163.783 -77.00000 437 -19.0 100 1.9 211
Moorea Coral Reef  CSV Coral Reef -149.82612 -17.49085 0 25.9 1718 365
Niwot Ridge  CSV Alpine Tundra -105.37500 +39.99300 3528 -3.2 1250 647 756 -51 198.7 152
North Temperate Lakes  CSV Temperate Lake -89.67200 +46.01240 497 4.3 811 649 884 -223 128.1 140
Palmer Antarctica  CSV Polar Marine -64.05450 -64.77417 10 -4.0 679 182.8 151
Plum Island Ecosystems  CSV Estuary -70.89100 +42.75900 0 10.0 1188 516.5 245
Santa Barbara Coastal  CSV Semiarid Coastal and Marine -119.84220 +34.41250 0 15.1 463 3181.0 335
Sevilleta  CSV Desert/Grassland -106.88200 +34.35300 1478 13.4 244 252 1602 -848 55.0 210
Shortgrass Steppe  CSV Shortgrass Steppe -104.72400 +40.82700 1650 8.6 320 116.5 184
Virginia Coast Reserve  CSV Barrier Island -75.91300 37.28300 0 14.5 1065 993 1215 -265 96.6 245