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Gabrielle Stockmann
ITEX Secretariat

Danish Polar Center
Strandgade 100H
DK-1401 Copenhagen K
Phone +45 3288 0111
Fax +45 3288 0101

Man And the Biosphere Programme

ITEX Homepage

See also:

11th ITEX Workshop
autumn 2002 in
Finse, Alpine Norway

Abisko Accord

10th ITEX Workshop
22-25 Sept. 2000 in Abisko, Swedish Lapland

The 9th ITEX Meeting

ITEX Update -
February 2000 (No. 10)

ITEX Addresses

ITEX Manual, 2nd ed.

ITEX Update #10


ITEX MANUAL 2nd Edition

In this second edition, the Manual covers not only the basic monitoring and temperature manipulation experiment (ITEX "Level 1"), but also documentation processes, statistical analysis, higher-level studies such as "seed flux", and an introduction to permafrost monitoring. The latter is an outcome of the close and prosperous collaboration between ITEX and the International Permafrost Association (IPA). Figures in this electronic version may not be visually optimal, but has been comprimised to save space. Those of you who need figures may order the specific pages of the Manual. In this way you will help the ITEX Secretariat saving money. The Manual is also available in hard copy free of charge from the .

Download the ITEX Manual in PDF

To download part of or the whole ITEX Manual to your harddisk you
need the following 10 files:

1 Front page

2 Introduction and table of content

3 Manual 2nd ed.

4 Appendix front page

5 Appendix I-III
I Dates And Day Numbers
II ITEX Climate Stations: Field Record Form
III ITEX Climate Stations: Monthly Report Form

6 Appendix IV
IV Examples of Filled-in Monthly Report Forms

7 Appendix V
V Snow Depth Transect Form

8 Appendix VI-VII
VI ITEX-IPA active layer grid form
VII ITEX active layer/OTC control form

9 Appendix VIII
VIII ITEX Lake Monitoring Protocol

10 Appendix IX-XXI
Report forms for plants (IX-XX) and insect (XXI)