ECN site code: T02
ECN monitoring by: The James Hutton Institute
Co-located ECN stream site: Birnie Burn (R27)
COSMOS-UK soil moisture monitoring
Glensaugh is located 35 miles south west of Aberdeen, NE Scotland on the edge of the Grampian hills and covers over 1100 hectares. There is a small amount of woodland (and some short-term and permanent grassland but the dominant cover is semi-natural vegetation which accounts for the remaining area. The Birnie Burn ECN site is co-located with Glensaugh. The site is a soil health research 'living laboratory'.