Estación Atacama UC - Oasis de Niebla Alto Patache - Chile

The Alto Patache fog oasis is located in northern Chile, 70 km south of Iquique, Tarapacá Region. This Oasis is located along the Coastal Range of Norte Grande, in the Atacama Desert, known for its remarkable aridity. The influence of coastal fog allows the development of a specially adapted vegetation, which provides habitat suitable for animal species.

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Creator Pablo Osses
Publisher Long-Term Ecosystem Research in Europe
Contributor DEIMS-SDR Site and Dataset registry
Publication Year 2018
Rights No conditions apply to access and use; no limitations to public access
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Language English
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Discipline Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture; Agriculture, Forestry, Horticulture, Aquaculture and Veterinary Medicine; Atmospheric Sciences; Atmospheric physics; Biogeochemistry; Biology; Biospheric Sciences; Geography; Geology; Geosciences; Geospheric Sciences; History; Humanities; Life Sciences; Meteorology; Natural Sciences; Physics; Soil Sciences
Spatial Coverage (-70.188W, -20.843S, -70.135E, -20.818N)