Belowground Biomass - Perennial Crops

Standing stock of live and dead root biomass sampled at the end of the growing season from four depth ranges down to one meter.

This datatable is part of the GLBRC Roots dataset. Below ground primary production for the GLBRC plots.

Note

Experiment: GLBRC Biofuel Cropping System Experiment
Data available from: November 2009 to December 2011
Dataset: KBS085
Datatable ID: KBS085-003.60
Core Areas Primary Production,Disturbance
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Last Updated 2017-01-26
Variate Description Units
year year of the growing season
sample date date the roots were collected
site experiment location
treatment experimental treatment
replicate replicate nested within treatment
transect position position along the transect
species dominant plant species at center
depth top top depth of the root core centimeter
depth bottom botttom depth of the root core centimeter
biomass g m2 Root biomass as area. Note that core lengths vary. g/m2
core area area of the core squarecentimeters
comments data notes

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Data Excerpt

year sample_date site treatment replicate transect_position species depth_top depth_bottom biomass_g_m2 core_area comments
2013 2013-12-05 KBS G10 R1 center of plant Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash ex Small 50 100 275.13 45.6
2013 2013-12-05 KBS G10 R1 adjacent to plant Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash ex Small 25 50 189.47 45.6
2013 2013-12-05 KBS G10 R1 center of plant Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash ex Small 25 50 166.36 45.6
2013 2013-12-05 KBS G10 R1 interstitial space Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash ex Small 0 10 202.48 45.6
2013 2013-12-05 KBS G10 R1 adjacent to plant Sorghastrum nutans (L.) Nash ex Small 50 100 325.59 45.6
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