Incorporating Ecosystem Experiments and Observations into Process Models of Forest Carbon and Water Cycles: Challenges and Solutions

Eric J Ward1, Quinn Thomas2, Ge Sun3, Steven McNulty3, Jean-Christophe Domec4, Asko Noormets4 and John S King5, (1)North Carolina State University Raleigh, Raleigh, NC, United States, (2)Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Forest Resources and Environmental Conservation, Blacksburg, VA, United States, (3)USDA Forest Svc, Eastern Forest Environmental Threat Assessment Center, Raleigh, NC, United States, (4)North Carolina State University at Raleigh, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, Raleigh, NC, United States, (5)North Carolina State University, Department of Forestry and Environmental Resources, Raleigh, NC, United States