Bornhoeved Lake District - Germany

Basic Information

Site Name: 

Bornhoeved Lake District

Site Code: 

LTER_EU_DE_008

Country (Site Location): 

Germany

LTER Member Network: 

Contact: Site Manager: 

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General Site Description: 

Ensemble of agricultural and forestry systems in a catchment area of five consecutively connected lakes

UUID: 

2aedc444-7007-4d07-877c-0abf528b0ecd
General Characteristics, Purpose, History

Site Status: 

existing

Year Established: 

1988

Size : 

6 000.00ha

Purpose of Site : 

The entire project data and information are used for developing systemic indicator models and understanding ecosystems as interactive in the landscape context with special regard of ecosystem integrity. Whilst the work is mainly based on existing results and maps, monitoring data on forest in compliance with the regulations of ICP-forests manual will be available furthermore. The installed instruments will be driven by an authority specialized on forest observation. Recently, the object of research on human-environment systems has been extended, and it was carried out detailed studies on the potential of landscapes and ecosystems for the provision of ecosystem services.

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Photos
  • Level II plot 101 Bornhoeved
    view of Level II plot 101
  • Level II plot 101 Bornhoeved in dormant season
    view of Level II plot 101 Bornhoeved in dormant season
  • canopy in dormant season
    canopy in dormant season
  • Meteo and air quality station
    Meteo and air quality station
Geographic

Coordinates: 

Latitude: 54.099000000000
Longitude: 10.240000000000

Site Boundaries: 

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