Tangjiahe Nature Reserve
Basic information
Sample name: Tangjiahe Nature Reserve

Reference: D. Wang, S. Li, W. J. McShea, and M. F. Li. 2006. Use of remote-trip cameras for wildlife surveys and evaluating the effectiveness of conservation activities at a nature reserve in Sichuan Province, China. Environmental Management 38:942-951 [ER 1790]
Country: China
State: Sichuan

Coordinate: 32° 36' 30" N, 104° 44' 30" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text as range
Geography comments: "an approximately 300-km2 reserve in northern Sichuan Province"
elevation 1100 to 3200 m
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 11.0
MAP: 1500.0
Habitat comments: "predominately (> 80%) forested with subalpine meadows at higher elevations and early succession patches along river valleys"
climate data are for Tangjiahe and are from Seidensticker and Eisenberg (1984, Biological Conservation)
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates
Site area: 22400.000
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 483
Years: 2002, 2003
Seasons: spring, summer, autumn
Net or trap nights: 4515
Camera type: unclear
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: "The entire reserve was divided into 71 4-km2 blocks for sampling... only 56 blocks [were] surveyed. All data were collected from March to December 2002 and from March to October 2003, with no data col- lected during winter months... Camtrakker infrared triggered cameras (n = 5) were placed in each block for a 2-week period. Within the survey block, cameras were placed... a minimum of 150 m apart" (number of actual cameras is completely unclear)
Sample: 1998
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2016-02-06 21:41:29
Modified: 2016-12-17 11:23:51
Abundance distribution
16 species
1 singleton
total count 483
Fisher's α: 3.181
geometric series k: 0.7010
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.7823
Shannon's H: 2.0478
Good's u: 0.9979