China - Anhui

Site Description

Locations

Anhui Site (Chizhou)
Site Extent   Centroid: 30.8, 117.6
Top left: 31.066, 117.494 Bottom Right: 30.541, 117.746

Location

  • Anhui Site (Chizhou), located in Middle China (30.8° N/117.6° E, Centroid). The main crops in Chizhou are Rice with one and two harvests per year, Winter Wheat, and Cotton. Other minor crops include vegetables, soybean, etc.

Topography

  • Study site mainly located in flat area, and low hills around.

Crop calendar

  • Early rice growth season lasts from March to June and late rice growth season lasts from July to October, while single-cropping rice growth season lasts from May to September.

Field size

  • 1~6ha

Climate and weather

  • Chizhou is subtropical monsoon climate. Annual average temperature is 16.5°C.

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© HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA SA MAJESTE LA REINE DU CHEF DU CANADA (2015)