2011ARF_SoilCN_byQuad_excel

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Below ground soil carbon and nitrogen concentrations in quadrats harvested from the Anaktuvuk River Fire site in 2011

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Variables

Year
  • Label: Year
  • Definition: Year of soil harvest
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: YYYY
  • Missing values: None specified
Harvest
  • Label: Harvest
  • Definition: Site of harvest
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Fire disturbance
  • Label: Fire disturbance
  • Definition: Degree of fire disturbance
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Transect
  • Label: Transect
  • Definition: Transect, where 108 & 109 are from the unburned control site, 101 & 114 are from the severely burned site and 103 & 104 are from the moderately burned site
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Quadrat
  • Label: Quadrat
  • Definition: Quadrat 1-10 for each transect
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Depth for organic soil pools (cm)
  • Label: Depth for organic soil pools (cm)
  • Definition: Depth to the base of the organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: centimeter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic SON (gN/m2)
  • Label: Organic SON (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Soil organic nitrogen from solid fraction of the organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic SOC (gC/m2)
  • Label: Organic SOC (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Soil organic carbon from solid fraction of the organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic soil organic C:N
  • Label: Organic soil organic C:N
  • Definition: soil organic carbon to nitrogen ratio in solid fraction of organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic Soil coarse organic debris (gC/m2)
  • Label: Organic Soil coarse organic debris (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of carbon from coarse organic debris in the soil organic layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic Soil NH4+ (gN/m2)
  • Label: Organic Soil NH4+ (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of nitrogen as ammonium in the organic layer of soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic Soil NO3- (gN/m2)
  • Label: Organic Soil NO3- (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of nitrogen as nitrate in the organic layer of soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic Soil DON (gN/m2)
  • Label: Organic Soil DON (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Dissolved organic nitrogen from soluble fraction (see methods) in the organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic Soil DOC (gC/m2)
  • Label: Organic Soil DOC (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Dissolved organic carbon from soluble fraction (see methods) in the organic soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic MB-N (ugN/g ode soil)
  • Label: Organic MB-N (ugN/g ode soil)
  • Definition: Organic soil layer microbial biomass nitrogen concentration in micrograms of nitrogen per oven dried equivalent soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: microgramPerGram
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Organic MB-C (ug C/g ode soil)
  • Label: Organic MB-C (ug C/g ode soil)
  • Definition: Organic soil layer microbial biomass carbon concentration in micrograms of nitrogen per oven dried equivalent soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: microgramPerGram
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Depth for mineral soil pools (cm)
  • Label: Depth for mineral soil pools (cm)
  • Definition: Depth to the base of the mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: centimeter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral SON (gN/m2)
  • Label: Mineral SON (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Soil organic nitrogen from solid fraction of the mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral SOC (gC/m2)
  • Label: Mineral SOC (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Soil organic carbon from solid fraction of the mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral soil organic C:N
  • Label: Mineral soil organic C:N
  • Definition: soil organic carbon to nitrogen ratio in solid fraction of mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral Soil coarse organic debris (gC/m2)
  • Label: Mineral Soil coarse organic debris (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of carbon from coarse organic debris in the soil mineral layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral Soil NH4+ (gN/m2)
  • Label: Mineral Soil NH4+ (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of nitrogen as ammonium in the mineral layer of soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral Soil NO3- (gN/m2)
  • Label: Mineral Soil NO3- (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Grams of nitrogen as nitrate in the mineral layer of soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral Soil DON (gN/m2)
  • Label: Mineral Soil DON (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Dissolved organic nitrogen from soluble fraction (see methods) in the mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral Soil DOC (gC/m2)
  • Label: Mineral Soil DOC (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Dissolved organic carbon from soluble fraction (see methods) in the mineral soil layer
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral MB-N (ugN/g ode soil)
  • Label: Mineral MB-N (ugN/g ode soil)
  • Definition: Mineral soil layer microbial biomass nitrogen concentration in micrograms of nitrogen per oven dried equivalent soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: microgramPerGram
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
Mineral MB-C (ug C/g ode soil)
  • Label: Mineral MB-C (ug C/g ode soil)
  • Definition: Mineral soil layer microbial biomass carbon concentration in micrograms of nitrogen per oven dried equivalent soil
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: microgramPerGram
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
O+M Total SON (gN/m2)
  • Label: O+M Total SON (gN/m2)
  • Definition: Sum of soil organic nitrogen in the solid fraction from mineral and organic soil layers
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
O+M Total SOC (gC/m2)
  • Label: O+M Total SOC (gC/m2)
  • Definition: Sum of soil organic carbon in the solid fraction from mineral and organic soil layers
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • . = Missing or Not Measured
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