Kinmount
Basic information
Sample name: Kinmount

Reference: J. A. McDonnell, D. L. Euler, and T. P. Clark. 1984. A test of predicted impacts of cottage development on small mammals. Wildlife Society Bulletin 12(2):156-161 [ER 1594]
Geography
Country: Canada
State: Ontario

Coordinate: 44° 47' N, 78° 39' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "in the District Municipalities of Muskoka and Haliburton, central Ontario... within a 20-km radius of Kinmount" (coordinate based on Kinmount)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 5.0
WMT: 18.4
CMT: -11.0
MAP: 1000.0
Habitat comments: "the Georgian Bay section of the Great Lakes Forest Region" (dominated by sugar maple according to Carleton 2003)
climate data are for the District of Muskoka or the County of Haliburton and are from Eimers and Dillon (2002, Biogeochemistry): MAP 786 to 1213 mm
Methods
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sampling methods: line transect, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 3152
Years: 1981
Days: 9
Seasons: summer
Nets or traps: 837
Net or trap nights: 7533
Sampling comments: "A total of 93 segments was selected... Within each segment, 9 Sherman live traps (9 x 8 x 23 cm) were placed so that 1 set of 3 traps was placed evenly along each of 3 parallel transects located 1, 25, and 37 m from the shore" of a given lake; "Trapping was conducted in July and August of 1981. Three trapping periods of 3 nights each provided 81 trap nights/segment. Traps were baited with a mixture of rolled oats, peanut butter, and skim milk powder"
Metadata
Sample: 1821
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-12-12 10:53:34
Modified: 2015-12-12 10:53:34
Abundance distribution
7 species
0 singletons
total count 3152
Fisher's α: 0.852
geometric series k: 0.3232
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5782
Shannon's H: 1.0872
Good's u: 1.0000
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