Bob White Memorial Wetlands Research and Teaching Station
Basic information
Sample name: Bob White Memorial Wetlands Research and Teaching Station

Reference: T. A. Whitsitt and P. A. Tappe. 2009. Temporal variation of a small-mammal community at a wetland restoration site in Arkansas. Southeastern Naturalist 8(3):381-386 [ER 959]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Arkansas

Coordinate: 33° 18' N, 91° 17' W
Basis of coordinate: based on political unit
Geography comments: coordinate based on Chicot County
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate wetland
Altered habitat: cropland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 17.8
MAP: 1410.0
Habitat comments: "a 148-ha tract of land" that is "inundated with water during the winter" and was "used for agricultural purposes (wheat, milo, rice) until enrolled" as an "easement in 2001" and restored in 2002 and 2003; "primary vegetation" includes wetland plants such as Typha and various "hardwood seedlings"
there is no nearby climate station; climate data are for Chicot County and are from Gann et al. (Proceedings of the 16th Biennial Southern Silvicultural Research Conference)
Methods
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 4
Site area: 3.200
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 615
Years: 2007
Days: 45
Nets or traps: 196
Net or trap nights: 8820
Sampling comments: "196 collapsible aluminum Sherman live traps... baited with dry rolled oats and spaced at 15 m within four, 0.8-ha, 7 x 7 grids... Trapping sessions were five days in length and took place monthly from February to October 2007"
Metadata
Sample: 1445
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-03-02 12:17:20
Modified: 2015-12-01 19:15:19
Abundance distribution
6 species
0 singletons
total count 615
Fisher's α: 0.923
geometric series k: 0.4113
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.4817
Shannon's H: 0.9764
Good's u: 1.0000
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