MSEC- Laos

Location

19° 30' 42.12" N, 102° 6' 25.2" E
Brief Site Description: 
Houay Pano is a small agricultural catchment (60 ha) of northern Laos
Detailed Site Description: 

A long-term multi-scale monitoring has been established since 1998 along a rainfall gradient and a trajectory of agricultural systems, from the slash-and-burn in Laos without inputs to intensive mechanized cropping system in Thailand, through manual cultivation of cassava then Acacia mangiumplantation in Vietnam.

http://msec.obs-mip.fr/

Field Site Type: 
International affiliate
Registration: 
Unregistered
Network(s): 
LTER
RBV
Geology: 
shale
metasediments
Soil Order: 
Alfisol
Entisol
Inceptisol
Ultisol
Study Start Date: 
Thursday, January 1, 1998 - 00:00
Mean Annual Precipitation: 
1 395millimeters / year
Average Annual Temperature: 
25°C
Hydrology: Surface water stream order: 
Unknown
Hydrology: Surface water - Stream Flow Performance: 
Perennial
Hydrology: Groundwater: 
Unknown
Land Cover: 
Agriculture- Crops
Climate: 
Unknown
Sub-Climate: 
Unknown
Group visibility: 
Public - accessible to all site users