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Eddy Covariance Tower Data from Everglades Towers, Florida: 2004:2021


At a Glance


How to cite:
Malone, S., T. Troxler, E. Casteneda, S. Oberbauer, G. Starr, J. Fourqurean. 2022. Eddy Covariance Tower Data from Everglades Towers, Florida: 2004:2021. Environmental Data Initiative. https://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/417f2954c3cd043e73004e89aff83b5e. Dataset accessed 2022-12-05.

Geographic Coverage


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  • Dataset Creator(s)
    • Name: Sparkle Malone 
    • Position: Assistant Professor
    • Organization: Florida International University
    • Address: 11200 SW 8th St
      Miami, FL 33199 
    • Phone: 3053481988
    • Email: smalone@fiu.edu

    • Name: Tiffany Troxler 
    • Organization: Florida International University
    • Email: troxlert@fiu.edu

    • Name: Edward Casteneda 
    • Organization: Florida International University
    • Email: ecastane@fiu.edu

    • Name: Steven Oberbauer 
    • Organization: Florida International University
    • Email: oberbaue@fiu.edu

    • Name: Gregory Starr 
    • Organization: University of Alabama
    • Email: gstarr@ua.edu

    • Name: James Fourqurean 
    • Organization: Florida International University
    • Email: fourqure@fiu.edu

  • Geographic Coverage
    Bounding Coordinates
    US-Elm: Everglades (long hydroperiod marsh) (FCE site SRS2)
    N: 25.5519, S: 25.5519, E: -80.7826, W: -80.7826

    US-Esm: Everglades (short hydroperiod marsh) (FCE Site TS/Ph1b)
    N: 25.4379, S: 25.4379, E: -80.5946, W: -80.5946

    US-EvM: Everglades Saltwater intrusion marsh
    N: 25.3539, S: 25.3539, E: -80.381, W: -80.381

    US-Skr: Shark River Slough (Tower SRS-6) Everglades (Legacy)
    N: 25.3629, S: 25.3629, E: -81.0776, W: -81.0776

  • Attributes
    • Data Table:   Descriptions and links to data and metadata entities at the AmeriFlux repository
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      Attribute Label:
      sitename
      Attribute Definition:
      Name of the Ameriflux site
      Storage Type:
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      Measurement Scale:
      Name of the Ameriflux site
      Missing Value Code:
       

      Attribute Name:
      filename
      Attribute Label:
      filename
      Attribute Definition:
      Name of file downloadable at the linked repository
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      Name of file downloadable at the linked repository
      Missing Value Code:
      NA (No file available yet)

      Attribute Name:
      format
      Attribute Label:
      format
      Attribute Definition:
      File format of 'filename'
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      File format of 'filename'
      Missing Value Code:
      NA (No file available yet)

      Attribute Name:
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      Attribute Name:
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      Attribute Name:
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      Attribute Label:
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      Attribute Definition:
      Identifier at linked repository
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      Identifier at linked repository
      Missing Value Code:
       

      Attribute Name:
      latitude
      Attribute Label:
      latitude
      Attribute Definition:
      Latitude for data entity (flux tower)
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      Latitude for data entity (flux tower)
      Missing Value Code:
       

      Attribute Name:
      longitude
      Attribute Label:
      longitude
      Attribute Definition:
      Longitude for the data entity (flux tower)
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      Longitude for the data entity (flux tower)
      Missing Value Code:
       

      Attribute Name:
      start_datetime
      Attribute Label:
      start_datetime
      Attribute Definition:
      Date and time of measurement start
      Storage Type:
      dateTime
      Measurement Scale:
      Missing Value Code:
       

      Attribute Name:
      end_datetime
      Attribute Label:
      end_datetime
      Attribute Definition:
      Date and time of measurement end
      Storage Type:
      dateTime
      Measurement Scale:
      Missing Value Code:
      NA (ongoing)

      Attribute Name:
      publication_DOI
      Attribute Label:
      publication_DOI
      Attribute Definition:
      DOI that the original data and metadata are published under
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      DOI that the original data and metadata are published under
      Missing Value Code:
      NA (not available yet)

      Attribute Name:
      repository_URL
      Attribute Label:
      repository_URL
      Attribute Definition:
      Web address of the repository containing the data and metadata
      Storage Type:
      string
      Measurement Scale:
      Web address of the repository containing the data and metadata
      Missing Value Code:
       


  • Distribution and Intellectual Rights
    Online distribution
    https://doi.org/10.6073/pasta/417f2954c3cd043e73004e89aff83b5e
    Intellectual Rights
    This data package is released to the "public domain" under Creative Commons CC0 1.0 "No Rights Reserved" (see: https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/zero/1.0/). It is considered professional etiquette to provide attribution of the original work if this data package is shared in whole or by individual components. A generic citation is provided for this data package on the website https://portal.edirepository.org (herein "website") in the summary metadata page. Communication (and collaboration) with the creators of this data package is recommended to prevent duplicate research or publication. This data package (and its components) is made available "as is" and with no warranty of accuracy or fitness for use. The creators of this data package and the website shall not be liable for any damages resulting from misinterpretation or misuse of the data package or its components. Periodic updates of this data package may be available from the website. Thank you.

  • Keywords
    Eddy Covariance, blue carbon, carbon dioxide, methane, ecosystem respiration, net ecosystem exchange, productivity
  • Data Table and Format
    Data Table:  Descriptions and links to data and metadata entities at the AmeriFlux repository

    Entity Name:
    FCE1245_Ameriflux_data_entities
    Entity Description:
    Descriptions and links to data and metadata entities at the AmeriFlux repository
    Object Name:
    FCE1245_Ameriflux_data_entities.csv
    Number of Header Lines:
    1
    Attribute Orientation:
    column
    Field Delimiter:
    ,
    Number of Records:
    4