358 datasets found

  • Pine insects along elevational gradients

    The colonization of cut pine stems by wood-inhabiting insects was investigated at various elevations. The study sites were located in the regions of Aosta Valley (Italy), Valais...
  • Number of forest edges

    Number of forest edges according to the NFI definition. Citation: - Abegg, M.; Brändli, U.-B.; Cioldi, F.; Fischer, C.; Herold-Bonardi, A.; Huber M.; Keller, M.; Meile, R.;...
  • Processed permafrost borehole data (2940 m asl), Gemsstock, Switzerland

    Processed ground temperature measurements at the Gemsstock permafrost borehole in canton Uri, Switzerland. The borehole is located at 2940 m asl on a steep (50°) North-West...
  • Biomass of total dead wood

    Dry weight (mass) of all deadwood. This consists of the standing dead trees and shrubs starting at 12cm dbh and the lying deadwood starting at 7cm in diameter. Citation: -...
  • Matric potential (manual suction cups) LWF

    Measurement of the soil water availability to plants at 10 LWF plots every 14 days in 5 soil depths (15, 30, 50, 80, 130 cm) with 8 replicates (usually in the IM plot). The...
  • Compressive stick slip and snow-micro-quakes

    When snow is compressed with a certain speed, micro-snowquakes are triggered in the porous structure of bonded crystals. The present dataset covers uniaxial compression...
  • Soil solution chemistry (lysimeters) LWF

    Fortnightly measurement of the soil solution chemistry in 4 soil depths with zero-tension lysimeter below the litter layer and with tension lysimeters at depths of 15, 50 and...
  • Salvage logging

    Volume of stemwood with bark of all trees and shrubs starting at 12 cm dbh removed from the forest due to damage occurring (e.g. windthrow, avalanches, insects or rockfall),...
  • Basal area

    Sum of the stem cross-section areas of all living trees and shrubs starting at 12 cm dbh (standing and lying) at a height of 1.3 m (dbh measurement height). Citation: - Abegg,...
  • Weissfluhjoch dataset for ESM-SnowMIP

    This Weissfluhjoch dataset is a processed version of the Weissfluhjoch dataset version 6 from https://doi.org/10.16904/6. This dataset was specially created for the ESM-SnowMIP...
  • Nitrogen availability under trees exposed to CO2 enrichment (FACE)

    Data obtained in the free-air CO2 enrichment (FACE) experiment at Hofstetten, NW Switzerland, between 2009 and 2016. This dataset contains analyses of the soil solution...
  • TDR Pfynwald

    Continuous measurement of soil water content at one control and in one irrigated plot in 10, 40 and 60 cm depth (4 replications) with TDR (Tektronix 1502B cable tester,...
  • Total stem number NFI1

    Number of stems of all living and dead trees and shrubs starting at 12 cm dbh recorded according to the NFI1 method. In NFI1 only those dead trees were recorded whose wood...
  • Biomass above ground of live trees

    Dry weight (mass) of the aboveground parts of living trees and shrubs starting at 12 cm dbh. This consists of the tree parts: stemwood, branch coarse wood, brushwood/twigs and...
  • More than one century of hydrological monitoring in two small catchments with...

    Long-term data on precipitation and runoff are essential to draw firm conclusions about the behavior and trends of hydrological catchments that may be influenced by land-use and...
  • Selected wet snow avalanche activity data Davos, Switzerland (2011-2014)

    Polygons of wet snow avalanches in the Davos area, as documented by the Swiss avalanche warning service. The georeferenced outlines of the avalanches contain both the release as...
  • Automated Avalanche Release Area (PRA) Delineation Davos

    This dataset contains the output and reference data published in the paper "Automated snow avalanche release area delineation - validation of existing algorithms and proposition...
  • Relationship between physical forest characteristics, visual attractiveness a...

    This questionnaire survey was conducted as an online survey and aimed at investigating the relationship between physical forest characteristics, visual attractiveness of forest...
  • Tree Diameter and Height Inventory LWF

    Tree circumference, height, height to crown base measurements, mortality, decay class and removal assessment on LWF plots Purpose: Assessment of tree and forest growth Manual...
  • Number of forest plots

    Number of forest sample plots (Plots). Citation: - Abegg, M.; Brändli, U.-B.; Cioldi, F.; Fischer, C.; Herold-Bonardi, A.; Huber M.; Keller, M.; Meile, R.; Rösler, E.; Speich,...