Savannah River Site (U1)
Basic information
Sample name: Savannah River Site (U1)

Reference: S. C. Loeb. 1999. Responses of small mammals to coarse woody debris in a southeastern pine forest. Journal of Mammalogy 80(2):460-471 [ER 2524]
Geography
Country: United States
State: South Carolina

Coordinate: 33° 1' N, 81° 4' W
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in Aiken and Barnwell counties"
coordinate is for the Savannah River Site and is from Leberg and Smith (1993, Journal of Mammalogy)
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Altered habitat: secondary forest
Substrate: ground surface
MAT: 18.0
MAP: 1225.0
Habitat comments: "within a 121-ha managed pine stand that was regenerated in 1958"
climate data are for the Savannah River Site and are from Champlin et al. (2009, Southeastern Naturalist)
Methods
Life forms: rodents, other small mammals
Sampling methods: quadrat, baited, pitfall traps, Sherman traps, other traps
Sample size: 99
Years: 1991 - 1994
Days: 85
Seasons: winter, spring, summer, autumn
Nets or traps: 77
Net or trap nights: 6545
Sampling comments: a "7 by 7 trapping grid with 20-m spacing between traps" including 28 Sherman traps, 28 Moseby wooden box traps, and 21 pitfall traps, with no drift fences being used
"Sherman traps and pitfall traps were baited with sunflower seeds, and box traps were baited with corn"
"Trapping was conducted for 8 consecutive nights in August and November 1990, February and May 1991, and January-February 1992 and for 9 consecutive nights in May 1992, January and April 1993, and February and May 1994"
Metadata
Sample: 2837
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2017-12-01 21:07:08
Modified: 2017-12-01 21:07:08
Abundance distribution
7 species
3 singletons
total count 99
Fisher's α: 1.720
geometric series k: 0.4870
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.4021
Shannon's H: 0.8904
Good's u: 0.9697
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