Sugadaira Research Station, Mountain Science Center - Japan

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Site Name
Sugadaira Research Station, Mountain Science Center
Short name
Sugadaira
Country
Japan
Site Manager
Operating Organisation
Site Description
Sugadaira Montane Research Center, established in 1934, is located on the mountain region of 1,300 m alt. in Nagano Prefecture, central Honshu-Island, Japan. In the extensive campus of the Center (35 ha), a sere of vegetation succession is well preserved, and seral stages of the secondary succession for the last one hundred years are sequentially and chronologically arranged: a Miscanthus grass field (A) - young pine forest (about 45 year-old) (B) - mature pine forest (about 60 year-old) (C) - older deciduous broad-leaved forest (about 100 year-old) (D).
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2020-06-29 10:06:05

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General Characteristics and Status
Site Status
Operational
Year Established
1934
Observed properties
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Geographic
Size
35.00ha
Elevation (average)
1320.00msl
Elevation (min)
1280.00msl
Elevation (max)
1350.00msl
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ILTERThis site is a verified "ILTER" member.
JaLTER (Japan) (LTER-EAP-JP-09)This site is a verified "JaLTER (Japan)" member.
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