Savanna (or Lower Goat Draw) Meteorological Station (No. 48)

Description: 

Savanna (also called Lower Goat Draw) Meteorological Station (No. 48) is at the north-eastern edge of the Sevilleta in lower Goat Draw. In low hills just west of the Goat Draw wash and about 1 km up the wash.

Site Details: 

Location
Located on east-facing slope between a couple of small west-to-east flowing drainages.
Soils
Sedillo-Clovis Association
Vegetation
Juniper grassland savanna
Landform
Rolling foothills cut by numerous drainages coming from the west.
Hydrology
First order drainages to north and south of station both of which drain into drainage 50 m west of station. Water present only during heavy rainfall events.

Elevation: 

1,796m