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Yangambi

CD-Ygb
Associated
CD
2022-11-23
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The site is located in the Congo Basin. The region is part of a floristic group identified as semi-deciduous evergreen. Canopy height model (CHM) data indicate the presence of a heterogeneous canopy with an average tree height of 29.3 m and 95% of the identified crowns between 21.2 m and 38.8 m. The CongoFlux research site is located at the Institut National pour l'Etude et la Recherche Agronomique (INERA), Yangambi Centre (CRY) built in the 1930s.
24.9 °C
1811.7 mm

Acknowledgements

Funder Award number Award Start date End date Comment
FWO-IRI- ICOS 2021-02-01 2024-12-31

Current staff

Name Role (ICOS vocabulary) Start date
Marijn Bauters Researcher 2017-10-01
Pascal Boeckx Principal Investigator 2011-01-01
Geraldine Boon Administrator 2022-09-02
David Ekili Engineer 2020-08-30
Fabrice Kimbesa Engineer 2022-08-30
Lodewijk Lefevre Researcher 2018-10-01
José Mbifo Engineer 2022-08-30
Thomas Sibret Researcher 2022-09-02
Hans Verbeeck Researcher 2011-01-01

Former staff

Name Role (ICOS vocabulary) Start date End date
Emmanuel Bulonza Researcher 2019-10-01 2022-06-01
Thomas Sibret Administrator 2018-10-01 2022-09-01

Location

0.814444, 24.502472
466 m
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