Network

The IDAF measurement network spans 10 stations across the African continent, representative of all major ecosystems.


The 10 IDAF measurement stations


Station
Location
Elevation
Ecosystem
Data Collection
PI
Banizoumbou, Niger
13°31’N, 2°28’E
220m
Dry Savannah
1995-present
L. Dungall
Katibougou, Mali
12°30’N, 8°5’W
290m
Dry Savannah
1997-present
B. Diop
Agoufou, Mali
15°09’N, 0°40’E
300m
Dry Savannah
2004-present
B. Diop
Amersfoort
23°0’S, 30°02’E
1608m
Dry Savannah
1997-present
K. Pienaar
Louis Trichardt, South Africa
27°08’S, 29°49’E
1465m
Dry Savannah
1995-present
K. Pienaar
Lamto, Ivory Coast
6°13’N, 5°2’W
105m
Wet Savannah
1994-present
V. Yoboué/ A. Konaré
Djougou, Benin
9°40’N, 1°55’E
430m
Wet Savannah
2005-present
A. Akpo
Zoétélé, Cameroon
3°10’N, 11°58’E
720m
Forest
1996-present
L. Sigha
Bomassa, Congo
2°12’N, 16°20’E
350m
Forest
1998-present
J.P. Tathy
Cape Point, South Africa
34°21’S, 18°29’E
230m
Coastal Marine
1995-present
E. Brunke/ K. Pienaar