Correction to “Spatial distribution of soil organic carbon in northwest Greenland and underestimates of high Arctic carbon stores”

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This article corrects:

  1. Spatial distribution of soil organic carbon in northwest Greenland and underestimates of high Arctic carbon stores Volume 24, Issue 3, Article first published online: 29 July 2010

[1] In the paper “Spatial distribution of soil organic carbon in northwest Greenland and underestimates of high Arctic carbon stores” by J. Horwath Burnham and R. S. Sletten (Global Biogeochemical Cycles, 24, GB3012, doi:10.1029/2009GB003660, 2010), a portion of Table 1 was omitted. The complete table is given below:

Table 1. Summarized SOC Data and Site Characteristics for 55 Soil Pits in Northwest Greenland
PlotFAO Soil ClassificationVegetation CommunityaCAVM ClassNDVI ClassNDVI ValuePercent Vegetation CoverbPercent Vascular CoverDominant SpeciesAboveground Biomass (g/100 cm2)Deepest Depth (cm)Elevation (m)Percent SlopeAspectTotal Organic Carbon (kg/m2)
  • a

    Bliss and Matveyeva [1992].

  • b

    Includes nonvascular species; PSD, polar semidesert; PD, polar desert; P1, prostrate dwarf shrub, herb tundra; P2, prostrate/hemiprostrate dwarf shrub tundra; W1, sedge/grass, moss wetland; B1, cryptogam, herb barren; B3c, noncarbonate mountain complex; and G1, rush/grass, forb, cryptogam tundra.

06-2004Endoskeleti-Turbic CryosolPSDP120.123523Dryas1.9821600–12027.92
07-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP120.082715moss20.04726751807.88
08-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP1n/an/a5832crypton/a713431–206.11
11-2004Gleyi-Histic CryosolMireW140.3210074sedge5.8341070–122515.16
12-2004Skeleti-Leptic CryosolPDB110.0111n/a0.0803810n/a4.83
14-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP120.093723Dryas2.38623661357.38
15-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP240.289153Cassiope4.3602365–6011.19
19-2004Endoleptic CryosolPSDP120.082315Dryas17.1542590–124715.15
22-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP120.094122Dryasn/a972671–21351.49
30-2004Oxyaquic CryosolMireW140.329541moss6.2502210–11808.00
33-2004Gleyi-Turbic CryosolPSDP120.08n/an/an/an/a70151–204.84
39-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP1n/an/a2622Salixn/a80343329214.15
46-2004Lepti-Turbic CryosolPSDP230.186960Cassiope24.624213171809.44
49-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP240.299554Cassiope3.070168107.52
50-2004Turbic CryosolMireW150.399753moss10.0441830–1022.87
52-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP130.176851Dryas8.0541522–42256.65
59-2004Chromi-Calcic Cryosol (Skeletic)PDB120.0411n/a0.08015261800.46
61-2004Endoleptic CryosolPSDP1n/an/an/an/an/an/a40213162702.54
64-2004Lepti-Turbic CryosolPDB3c10.004612crypto8.3595338901.33
71-2004Gleyi-Turbic CryosolPDB120.055111crypto1.3804721–22252.95
74-2004Parayermi-Turbic CryosolPDB110.0054Salix0.06032823153.09
75-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP130.166739crypton/a522620–103.07
76-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP230.23n/an/an/a19.550191818013.36
77-2004Episkeleti-Turbic CryosolPSDP230.25n/an/an/a10.0401875-618015.76
79-2004Epicalci-Turbic CryosolPSDP120.153733Dryasn/a7421331809.44
PD control 2-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP120.1228.724Dryas23.6893581-2905.82
80-2004Episkeleti-Turbic CryosolPSDP130.184627crypto2.860335103.67
81-2004Turbic CryosolPSDG130.239761grass11.0951379015.47
83-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP120.135530crypto3.29013711-121354.21
85-2004Calci-Leptic CryosolPSDP120.065640Dryas20.8681521018019.51
86-2004Turbic CryosolPSDP140.298966Dryas3.3801680-1455.78
18-2005Epileptic CryosolPDB3c10.0010moss0.03064010451.56
19-2005Thaptohisti-Turbic CryosolPSDP130.207552Dryas6.0721833-43359.56
20-2005Oxyaquic CryosolMireW140.279139crypton/a50282203.64
22-2005Turbic CryosolPSDP130.228024crypto3.4623549-1003.18
24-2005Turbic CryosolPSDP130.225742Salix5.7701078-908.01
25-2005Episkeleti-Turbic CryosolPDB120.0500n/a0.0554882900.79
29-2005Turbic CryosolPSDP130.164740Dryas5.16619810-1107.42
30-2005Episkeleti-Turbic CryosolPDB120.04176crypto0.08933510-11902.73
31-2005Haplic CryosolPDB110.0376Cerastium0.0823842-3905.26
32-2005Thaptohisti-Turbic CryosolPSDP240.289442moss7.53417921105.37
34-2005Turbic CryosolPSDP130.165045Dryas3.8973389-101807.16
37-2005Turbic CryosolPSDP1n/an/a9115crypton/a6511250-102.02
GVupper2-2005Histic CryosolMireW130.19n/an/an/an/a202741-222515.70
GVupper3-2005Episkeleti-Turbic CryosolPSDP120.13n/an/an/an/a48251301801.79
GVupper4-2005Glacic HistosolMireW140.31n/an/an/an/a382593018021.08
GVupper5-2005Glacic HistosolMireW140.358872Alopecurus3.5302137-818026.44
GVupper7-2005Glacic HistosolMireW130.18n/an/an/an/a402290-118013.99
GVmiddle1-2005Glacic HistosolMireW140.378046Alopecurus1.25012222-2313522.99
GVlower1-2005Glacic HistosolMireW180.63n/an/an/a2.030504711225.89
GVlower2-2005Glacic HistosolMireW160.53n/an/an/a5.422303-418015.81
BV1-2005Glacic HistosolMireW130.19n/an/an/a2.736168n/a907.15
BV1-P2-2005Glacic HistosolMireW130.216624moss6.032170n/a902.74
BV2middle-2005Glacic HistosolMireW170.577775Alopecurus1.136743113516.92
BV3lower-2005Glacic HistosolMireW160.557672Alopecurus3.31733118012.59