|Juniper Savannah Site|
Tower Site Descriptions
This tower (34.425489 N, -105.861545 W) is located in the Southwestern Tablelands in the central part of NM on a private ranch approximately 25 km south of Willard, NM. It is in a savanna consisting of widely dispersed (0.025 m-2) Juniperus monosperma in intermittently grazed grasslands dominated by C4 perennial grasses (mostly Bouteloua gracilis). This site is at 1926m, has a mean annual temperature of 15.2 and mean annual precipitation of 361 m (1980-2003).
The installation of this site was funded by NSF-EPSCoR. This tower has been operational since May 2007.
Junniper Savanna Site Vegetation
Juniper Savanna Site Instrumentation
Juniper Savanna Site Aerial View
© 2008 Marcy Litvak
Last Updated: January 14, 2008
For more information please contact: Dr. Marcy Litvak
Created by: Kimberly Bandy, January 2008