Anticosti Island
Basic information
Sample name: Anticosti Island

Reference: G. Darmon, B. Hidding, S. de Bellefeuille, J.-P. Tremblay, and S. D. Côté. 2013. A generalist rodent benefits from logging regardless of deer density. Ecoscience 20(4):319-327 [ER 2519]
Country: Canada
State: Quebec

Coordinate: 49° 28' N, 63° 0' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate broadleaf/mixed forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: selective logging
WMT: 16.1
CMT: -11.5
MAP: 917.0
Habitat comments: "cold maritime... The forest ecosystem belongs to the eastern balsam fir (Abies balsamea)-white birch (Betula papyrifera) bioclimatic sub-domain... The deer mouse is the only small mammal species that has ever been recorded on Anticosti Island"
sampling was "6 and 7 y after logging and fencing"
Life forms: rodents
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, Sherman traps
Sample size: 1014
Years: 2007, 2008
Seasons: summer
Nets or traps: 147
Net or trap nights: 3920
Sampling comments: "Within each treatment, 49 Sherman traps were placed 15 m apart to form a grid (90 x 90 m) distributed over the 3 habitat types" which were cut blocks, edge, and forest; there were "196 traps per block... simultaneously activated during 4 consecutive nights from dusk to dawn, in 2 successive months (July and August) each year. In 2008, an additional capture session was performed in June (3920 trap-nights in total)... Traps were baited with pieces of apple dipped in peanut butter"
Sample: 2825
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-11-30 13:52:48
Modified: 2017-11-30 13:52:48
Abundance distribution
1 species
0 singletons
total count 1014
standardised richness: not computable
Fisher's α: NULL
geometric series k:
Hurlbert's PIE: 1.0000
Shannon's H: 0.0000
Good's u: 0.0000