Site Name: niwot5

Location: Niwot Ridge, Colorado, USA
  • Lat: 40.0329
  • Lon: -105.5470
  • Elev(m): 2993
  • Group: AMERIFLUX
  • Camera Description: None
  • Camera Orientation: SE
  • Site Contacts:
    • Peter Blanken <blanken AT colorado DOT edu>
    • Sean Burns <Sean DOT Burns AT Colorado DOT EDU>
  • UTC Offset: -7
  • Site Type: I
  • Site Meteorology: True
  • MAT_site: 15.0
  • MAP_site: 800.0
  • MAT_daymet: 1.8
  • MAP_daymet: 863.0
  • MAT_worldclim: 0.7
  • MAP_worldclim: 654.0
  • Flux Data: True
  • Flux Networks: AMERIFLUX
  • Flux Sitenames: US-NR1
  • dominant_species: Picea engelmannii, Abies lasiocarpa, Pinus contorta
  • primary_veg_type: EN
  • secondary_veg_type: None
  • north_america_ecoregion: 6
  • wwf_biome: 5
  • koeppen_geiger: Dfc
  • landcover_igbp: 1
  • site_notes:

  • site_acknowledgements:

    The US-NR1 AmeriFlux site is currently supported by the U.S. DOE, Office of Science through the AmeriFlux Management Project (AMP) at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory under Award Number 7094866.