Poland - Wielkopolska

Site Description

Locations

Wielkopolska
Site Extent   Centroid: 52.0665 , 16.8274
Top left: 51.175, 16.64 Bottom Right: 51.957, 17.014

Centroid:   Latitude: 52.0665 N,  Longitude: 16.8274 E

Site Extent
Top-Left:    Latitude: 52.175 N,    Longitude: 16.64 E
Top-Right:  Latitude: 52.175 N,    Longitude: 17.014 E

Bottom-Left: Latitude: 51.957 N,  Longitude: 16.64 E
Bottom-Right: Latitude: 51.957 N,    Longitude: 17.014 E

 

Figure 1. Location of Poland test site  ( red square  25x25 km; yellow square 10x10 km).

A typical Fiels size(Area): Typical fiells size is 10-120 ha.

  • Crop Types:   winter/spring wheat, winter/spring triticale, winter/spring barley, winter rape, winter rye, maize, sugar beets, alfalfa, potato, grass/herbaceous meadows 
  • Typical Crop Rotation: N/A
  • Crop Calendar:  The crop calendar is September-July for winter crops, and April-October for spring and summer crops.
  • Climatic Zone:   The climatic zone is temperate. Climate at site is moderately humid and cool, with annual rainfall of about 500 mm, which is relatively well distributed over the year. Year average temperature is approximately 8°C.
  • Soil Texture:  The main soil texture is podzolic, brown and grey brown soils.  
  • Landscape Topology:  Flat terrain. The elevation ranges from 60 m to 90 m.
  • Soil Drainage Class:    N/A
  • Irrigation Infrastructure: Irrigation infrastructure is not frequent. Only some potatoes farmers are using irrigation systems.

 

Coordinates of Measuring Points

 

Points Sampled for Crop Identification and Biophysical parameters 2016

Figure 2. Points sampled for crop identification and biophysical parameters in 2016.

 

LAI measurement in Elementary Sampling Units

Figure 3. LAI has been measurement in Elementary Sampling Units (ESUs).

©2015 Joint Experiment for Crop Assessment and Monitoring
© HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN IN RIGHT OF CANADA SA MAJESTE LA REINE DU CHEF DU CANADA (2015)