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Table 1 Description of the lenga beech forest study sites in Andean Patagonia, Argentina, including location, physiographic characteristics, area burned, and dates of fire occurrence.

From: Fire Emissions and Carbon Uptake in Severely Burned Lenga Beech (Nothofagus pumilio) Forests of Patagonia, Argentina

Study site Location Elevation (masl) Aspect Slope (%) Area burned (ha) Fire date Years since fire
La Colisión 42° 57′ S, 71° 30′ W 990 181° S 11 262.5 24 Feb 2008 5
La Torta 42° 51′ S, 71° 33′ W 1140 255° SW 10 400.0 12 Jan 1983 30
Lago Guacho 43° 48′ S, 71° 27′ W 1270 35° NE 12 41.0 1976 37