Arctic Research Directory

ID-311 :   Studies on the vegetation and ecological characteristics of Alaska



Research/Observation Title

Studies on the vegetation and ecological characteristics of Alaska

Science Summary (common)

To document present status of ecosystems in terms of vegetation structure, soil characteristics, forest characteristics, fire history, gas emission from the soil surface, and measurement of optic characteristics for remote sensing technique.Such data provide with a base line information to monitor future change of ecosystems along with environmental change.

Principal Investigator

Hokkaido University
- Individual Project Information 1/1 Research/Observation Period 2000-08-01 〜 2000-08-31

Funding Information Other Funding Details

Vegetation and ecological characteristics of major ecosystem types of Alaska




RollContact PersonNameKeiji KUSHIDAAffiliationInstitute of Low Temperature Science, Hokkaido University
RollContact PersonNameS. KOJIMAAffiliationTokyo Women's Univ.
RollContact PersonNameS. TSUDAAffiliationGifu Univ.
RollContact PersonNameM. SHIBUYAAffiliationHokkaido Univ.
RollContact PersonNameY. W. KIMAffiliationPDF

Research/Observation Methods

Permanent sites, Quadrats divided into 25 subquadrats

Research/Observation Period

2000-08-01 〜 2000-08-31

Research/Observation Point (Detail)

Field Site: Alaska (north of Fairbanks) Latitude [degree]: 64.837194 Longitude [degree]: -147.716541
Data Registration
06:29 on Mon April 22, 2019
Last Update
06:29 on Mon April 22, 2019