Rintoul Creek Road
Basic information
Sample name: Rintoul Creek Road
Sample aka: Boola-Boola State Forest

Reference: G. R. Friend. 1979. The response of small mammals to clearing and burning of eucalypt forest in south-eastern Australia. Australian Wildlife Research 6(2):151-163 [ER 855]
Country: Australia
State: Victoria

Coordinate: 38° 12' S, 146° 32' E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "10 km north-west of Traralgon"
latitude given as 30 12 but is certainly 38 12
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
WMT: 19.2
CMT: 9.1
MAP: 648.0
Habitat comments: secondary forest dominated by Eucalyptus and Acacia, logged during the study period
climate data are for station 94907 (RAAF Base East Sale)
Life forms: carnivores, rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 1
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, cage traps, Elliott traps
Sample size: 260
Years: 1976, 1977
Nets or traps: 350
Net or trap nights: 3202
Sampling comments: 11 nearly adjacent trap grids including 350 cage traps and Elliott traps baited with "peanut butter, rolled oats and treacle"
nine grids were 6 x 5 and the other two were 10 x 4, all with 20-m spacing
counts are of individuals
Sample: 1210
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-02-16 09:38:39
Modified: 2015-10-04 21:15:57
Abundance distribution
7 species
2 singletons
total count 260
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: 1.325
geometric series k: 0.4135
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.3886
Shannon's H: 0.8502
Good's u: 0.9923