Annual precip: 1200 - 2000 mm mean; annual soil T: Mesic: 8 to 15C; landuse: forestry; ecoregion: cool temperate; landform: Mountainous; Slope (%): > 20 %; elevation: 800 - 1500 m; geological material: granitic gneiss and schist
Data available - soil solid: pH, acidity, OC, N, macronutrients, bulk density and mineralogy; soil water: pH, alkalinity, macronutrients; soil gas: surface flux; vegetation: above ground biomass, macronutrient content, havest mass and nutrient content; soil biota: marco- and micro-invertebrates, microorganisms
Eastern deciduous forest—hardwood forests, white pine plantations.
Research - (1) regional basins, (2) sub-basins, (3) headwater watersheds, and (4) hillslopes and riparian zones interactionsreflecting the flowpaths, habitats, and human communities characteristic of southern Appalachia. Appalachia.