The Gebesee Ecosystem station has been running greenhouse gas measurements since 2001, making it one of the longest-running Ecosystem stations on a crop site in the ICOS network.
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Marine west coast (Cfb)
The station Gebesee (ICOS code DE-Geb) is located near Gebesee ca. 20 km northwest of Erfurt in the Thuringian Plain, Germany. The site is an agricultural site with crop rotation since 2001 (when the eddy flux measurements started) included winter wheat (Triticum aestivum L.), potatoes (Solanum tuberosum L.), rape (Brassica napus L.), winter barley (Hordeum vulgare L.), sugar beet (Beta vulgaris L.), peppermint (Mentha × piperita L.), durum (Triticum durum DESF.), and spring wheat (Triticum aestivum L.). The soil is classified as Chernozem (FAO) with a silty clay loam texture (~30 % clay) and granular structure.
|Name||Role (ICOS vocabulary)||Start date|
|John Akubia||Data Manager||2023-11-10|
|Christian Brümmer||Principal Investigator||2018-06-01|
|Name||Role (ICOS vocabulary)||Start date||End date|
|Frederik Schrader||Data Manager||2019-09-30||2022-08-31|