Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge and Game Preserve
Basic information
Sample name: Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge and Game Preserve

Reference: R. P. Martin, R. B. Hamilton, P. M. McKenzie, R. H. Chabreck, and D. A. Dell. 1991. Habitat use by small mammals in coastal marshes of southwestern Louisiana. Estuaries 14(1):107-110 [ER 975]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Louisiana

Coordinate: 29° 39' N, 92° 41' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "Rockefeller State Wildlife Refuge and Game Preserve and adjacent lands owned by the Miami Corporation. Both properties are located in Cameron Parish" (coordinate based on the refuge)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate wetland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 20.0
MAP: 1450.0
Habitat comments: "trap stations were placed across the levee profile at randomly selected distances from the marsh edge"
climate data are for the Chenier Plain, which includes the refuge, and are from Bryant and Chabreck (1998, Estuaries)
Methods
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 8
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, snap traps
Sample size: 388
Nets or traps: 960
Net or trap nights: 4320
Sampling comments: eight sets with "two trap lines" per set consisting of "one line on a levee and the other line within the adjacent marsh" each with "20 stations, placed 15 m apart" each having three "rolled oats and peanut butter" baited "Museum Special traps"
Metadata
Sample: 1462
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-03-03 11:19:14
Modified: 2015-10-09 20:20:45
Abundance distribution
4 species
0 singletons
total count 388
Fisher's α: 0.621
geometric series k: 0.3127
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5287
Shannon's H: 0.8933
Good's u: 1.0000
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