Clocaenog: Long-term monitoring site for climate change research - United Kingdom
Clocaenog: Long-term monitoring site for climate change research
The site is located in Clocaenog Forest in North East Wales (53o 03’ 19’’N -03o 27’ 55’’ W). It is a typical upland west-atlantic moorland, dominated by the evergreen shrub Calluna vulgaris (heather). Heather makes up >60% of the plant biomass at the site, but Vaccinium myrtillus and Empetrum nigrum are also present.
General Characteristics and Status