Fort Necessity National Battlefield
Basic information
Sample name: Fort Necessity National Battlefield

Reference: J. A. Edalgo and J. T. Anderson. 2007. Effects of prebaiting on small mammal trapping success in a Morrow's honeysuckle-dominated area. Journal of Wildlife Management 71(1):246-250 [ER 981]
Country: United States
State: Pennsylvania

Coordinate: 39° 49' N, 79° 35' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: coordinate based on Fort Necessity National Battlefield
elevation 535 to 710 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Protection: other protected area
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: invasive plants
MAT: 9.0
MAP: 1190.0
Habitat comments: none given, but covered with invasive Morrow's honeysuckle
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sites: 4
Site area: 3.840
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 486
Years: 2004
Nets or traps: 600
Net or trap nights: 13200
Sampling comments: "a grid pattern of 10 transects with 15 traps on each line spaced at 8-m intervals (80 x 120-m grids) at each" of four sites, i.e., "600 total trapping stations" each including a "peanut butter and rolled oats" baited Sherman trap
Sample: 1470
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-03-03 14:37:56
Modified: 2021-01-24 14:12:13
Abundance distribution
10 species
2 singletons
total count 486
standardised richness: 5.8
Fisher's α: 1.782
geometric series k: 0.5818
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7968
Shannon's H: 1.7291
Good's u: 0.9959