Basic information
Sample name: Richlands

Reference: D. L. Chambers and J. A. Vance. 2013. Camera trap success among carnivores and prey animals in Tazewell County, Virginia. Virginia Journal of Science 63:129-135 [ER 1726]
Country: United States
State: Virginia

Coordinate: 37° 6' N, 81° 48' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "near the town of Richlands" (basis of coordinate)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
WMT: 24.0
CMT: 3.6
MAP: 946.0
Habitat comments: "a mostly deciduous forest"
climate data are for Glen Lyn and are from Thorne and Cooperrider (1960, Castanea)
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, ungulates, other small mammals, birds
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 332
Days: 396
Nets or traps: 1
Net or trap nights: 396
Camera type: analog
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: there was one station and "Two types of cameras were used throughout the duration of this study: a StealthCam MC2-G and a DeerCam 200, both of which are passive infrared-triggered 35 mm film cameras... The StealthCam MC2-G, programmed with 1 min intervals between each image capture, was used from 1 October 2005 to 25 January 2006. The DeerCam 200, programmed with 15 sec intervals between each image capture, was used from 26 January 2006 until the end of the study... both... were active 24 hours a day"
Sample: 1924
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-01-14 09:25:34
Modified: 2016-12-14 21:54:17
Abundance distribution
9 species
0 singletons
total count 332
extrapolated richness: 9.0
Fisher's α: 1.706
geometric series k: 0.6274
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7811
Shannon's H: 1.7628
Good's u: 1.0000
Each square represents a species. Square sizes are proportional to counts.
Meleagris gallopavo1257.8 kg omnivore
Procyon lotor625.5 kg carnivore-granivore
Sciurus carolinensis43519 g frugivore
Urocyon cinereoargenteus344.1 kg frugivore-carnivore
Odocoileus virginianus3275 kg herbivore
Didelphis virginiana222.2 kg insectivore-carnivore
Canis latrans612 kg carnivore-insectivore
Vulpes vulpes55.3 kg carnivore-insectivore
Lynx rufus39.0 kg carnivore