Idaho National Engineering Laboratory Site (day 1, grid 1)
Basic information
Sample name: Idaho National Engineering Laboratory Site (day 1, grid 1)

Reference: W. C. Johnson and B. L. Keller. 1983. Examination of the area of effect of snap-trap transects in Idaho desert. Canadian Journal of Zoology 61:403-410 [ER 1661]
Geography
Country: United States
State: Idaho

Coordinate: 43° 32' N, 112° 57' W
Basis of coordinate: based on nearby landmark
Geography comments: "56 km west of Idaho Falls"
coordinate is based on the Idaho National Laboratory
Climate and habitat
Habitat: desert/xeric shrubland
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 10.0
MAP: 216.0
Habitat comments: "northern cool desert... sagebrush-grass communities"
climate data are for the Idaho National Laboratory and are from Hasselquist et al. (2011, Biogeosciences)
Methods
Life forms: rodents
Site area: 3.900
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, other traps
Sample size: 123
Days: 1
Nets or traps: 340
Net or trap nights: 340
Sampling comments: two "Live-trapping sections 140 m (459 ft) long and 40 m (131 ft) wide, each containing 75 stations were established on the ends of the [empty] central area. The [two] side sections 180 m (590 ft) long and 40 m (131 ft) wide each contained 95 stations... Trapping was conducted with Longworth live traps... prebaited with whole oats for 3 days" (total trapping effort 2 x 75 + 2 x 95 = 340 trap nights)
Metadata
Sample: 1853
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2015-12-22 21:44:03
Modified: 2015-12-22 21:44:03
Abundance distribution
6 species
0 singletons
total count 123
Fisher's α: 1.320
geometric series k: 0.5232
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.6909
Shannon's H: 1.3285
Good's u: 1.0000
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