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-43

general site photo
Plant community:Dry
Salix phlebophylla, Vaccinium vitis-idaea, Arctous alpina, Diapensia lapponica, Cetraria nivalis, Sphaerophorus globosus, Cetraria cucullata,
prostrate-shrub, forb, tundra
Microsite:iiDry till outcrop on ridge
Other plots with a similar microsite:
SW-9, SW-28, SW-38, SW-39, SW-43,
Date sampled: 8/21/85
Plot location: 149° 18.2' W, 68° 37.03' N
* Plots with soil descriptions
See Table 2 for a list of all plots
Enlarge general site photo