Imnavait Creek Permanent Vegetation Plots

Walker DA, Lederer ND, and Walker MD. 1987. Permanent vegetation plots: Site factors, soil physical and chemical properties and plant species cover. Department of Energy R4D Program, Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO.

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General Description, Plot SW-36A

general site photo
Plant community:Wet
Salix planifolia ssp. pulchra, Eriophorum angustifolium s.l., Petasites frigidus, Hylocomium splendens, Aulacomnium palustre, Sphagnum sp.,
low-shrub, sedge tundra
Microsite:iiTops of solifluction hummocks in water track
Other plots with a similar microsite:
SW-6*, SW-35a, SW-36a,
Date sampled: 8/7/84
Plot location: 149° 19.16' W, 68° 36.98' N
* Plots with soil descriptions
See Table 2 for a list of all plots
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