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Lisatud: 2024-04-09 11:03
Proovi tüüp: soil


Kontinent: South America
Riik: French Guiana
Asukoht: Kaw Mountain Clearcut
Ala: KGw
Ala kommentaar: Site is situated on an abandoned goldmine with a light slope (5˚ falling towards S) approx. 5km from the Kaw Mountain Camp. Young secondary rainforest. Diameter of trees ranges from 10-80 cm, with approx. 6-7 trees with a diameter >50cm per 1ha. Dense canopy of shrubs, almost no lianas and epiphytes (<5%). No big pieces of deadwood. Tree-canopy cover is 30-50% with larger open, grassy areas in between. Surrounding area is covered by slightly used primary rainforest on mountainous relief. Litter layer was 1-3cm but no humus layer present. Soil-layer is very stony and rich in clay. Site has been clearcut about 5-10 years ago in order to use it as goldmine. In fact area hasn´t been used though for gold-mining.
Laiuskraad: 4° 31' 58'' N
Pikkuskraad: 52° 12' 18'' W
Koordinaadid: 4.53278 -52.205
Kõrgus merepinnast: 73 m
Ökosüsteem: anthropogenic
Bioom: anthropogenic ecosystem
Elukoht: clearcut