The annual ecological investigation data of desert vegetation with different desert types in Heihe River basin (2011)

At the end of September and the beginning of October, 2011, a year-end ecological survey was carried out in heihe river basin for plants of different desert types to stop growing.

There are altogether 8 survey and observation fields, which are: piedmont desert, piedmont gobi, middle reaches desert, middle reaches gobi, middle reaches desert, lower reaches desert, lower reaches gobi and lower reaches desert, with a size of 40m×40m.

Three 20m×20m large quadrats were fixed in each observation field, named S1, S2 and S3, and regular shrub surveys were conducted.Each large quadrat was fixed with 4 5m x 5m small quadrats, named A, B, C, D, for the herbal survey.

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File name: the data is stored in the form of XLS, file name: "2011- photosynthetic organ character data of desert plants. xls".
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The annual ecological investigation data of desert vegetation with different desert types in Heihe River basin (2011). National Tibetan Plateau Data Center, 2013. DOI: 10.3972/heihe.061.2013.db. (Download the reference: RIS | Bibtex )

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Water use efficiency and related regulation mechanisms of desert vegetation in different scales (No:91025026)

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East: 101.28 West: 99.75
South: 38.71 North: 42.11
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  • Temporal coverage: 2011-10-09 To 2013-11-09
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