Tree-scale lateral variation in root mass, throughfall and soil respiration in mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea

This dataset contains the raw data used in the publication by Nelson et al. 2013 Plant and Soil DOI: 10.1007/s11104-013-1894-7. The data, from mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea, is in three sets: a) root mass, b) throughfall, and c) soil respiration.

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    Data record related to this publication Tree-scale lateral variation in root mass, throughfall and soil respiration in mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea
    Data Publication title Tree-scale lateral variation in root mass, throughfall and soil respiration in mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea
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    This dataset contains the raw data used in the publication by Nelson et al. 2013 Plant and Soil DOI: 10.1007/s11104-013-1894-7. The data, from mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea, is in three sets: a) root mass, b) throughfall, and c) soil respiration.

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  • Data type dataset
  • Keywords
    • Root biomass
    • Throughfall
    • soil respiration
    • oil palm
    • Papua New Guinea
    • Soil properties
    • plantation
  • Funding source
  • Research grant(s)/Scheme name(s)
    • 18270 - (James Cook University Research Activities) Sustainable management of soil and water resources for oil palm production systems in Papua New Guinea
  • Research themes
    Tropical Ecosystems, Conservation and Climate Change
    Industries and Economies in the Tropics
    FoR Codes (*)
    • 070301 - Agro-ecosystem Function and Prediction
    • 050301 - Carbon Sequestration Science
    • 050303 - Soil Biology
    SEO Codes
    • 820399 - Industrial Crops not elsewhere classified
    • 829802 - Management of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Plant Production
    • 961402 - Farmland, Arable Cropland and Permanent Cropland Soils
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    Temporal (time) coverage
  • Start Date 2003/09/01
  • End Date 2012/07/31
  • Time Period In the decade 2003-2013
    Spatial (location) coverage
  • Locations
    • Sangara Plantation, Papua New Guinea,148° 12′ E, 8° 44′ S
    • Bebere Plantation, Papua New Guinea, 5° 36′S 150° 14′E
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    Type Location Notes
    Attachment Nelson2013-PS-Data.xlsx
    The Data Manager is: Paul Nelson
    College or Centre
    Access conditions Open
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  • Data record size 1 file: 50 KB
  • Related publications
      Name Nelson, P.N., Webb, M.J., Banabas, M., Nake, S., Goodrick, I., Gordon, J., O'Grady, D., and Dubos, B. (2014) Methods to account for tree-scale variability in soil- and plant-related parameters in oil palm plantations. Plant and Soil, 374 (1-2). pp. 459-471.
    • URL http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11104-013-1894-7
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    The data will be licensed under CC BY: Attribution 3.0 AU
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      James Cook University
    Citation Nelson, Paul; Goodrick, Iain; Webb, M; Banabas, M; Nake, S (2013): Tree-scale lateral variation in root mass, throughfall and soil respiration in mature oil palm plantations in Papua New Guinea. James Cook University. https://doi.org/10.4225/28/5744DB5D11809