Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary
Basic information
Sample name: Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary

Reference: O. Ilyas and J. A. Khan. 2005. Assessment of tree mortality and post fire regeneration pattern in Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary, Kumaon Himalaya. Tropical Ecology 46(2):157-163 [ER 1125]
Country: India
State: Uttarakhand

Coordinate: 29° 41' 30" N, 79° 45' 0" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "30 km east of Almora town"
coordinate is the midpoint of ranges stated in the text
altitude 1200 to 2440 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Protection: wildlife protected area
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: recent fire
WMT: 18.9
CMT: 3.0
MAP: 1200.0
Habitat comments: "a burnt oak patch"
climate data are for the Binsar Wildlife Sanctuary and are from Sharma and Rikhari (1997, International Journal of Biometeorology)
Life forms: trees
Sites: 100
Site area: 3.142
Sampling methods: quadrat
Sample size: 1944
Years: 1996
Minimum size: 30.0cm girth at breast height
Sampling comments: plots were initially surveyed in 1996 and then revisited in 1998
"100 randomly located sampling points... A 10 m radius circular plot was established at each sampling point"
counts include dead individuals
Sample: 1645
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-06-18 20:43:05
Modified: 2017-11-06 21:13:25
Abundance distribution
16 species
3 singletons
total count 1944
standardised richness: 4.7
Fisher's α: 2.387
geometric series k: 0.6377
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7032
Shannon's H: 1.4986
Good's u: 0.9985