Kade Plot 1
Basic information
Sample name: Kade Plot 1
Sample aka: University of Ghana Agricultural Research Station

Reference: G. W. Lawson, K. O. Armstrong-Mensah, and J. B. Hall. 1970. A catena in tropical moist semi-deciduous forest near Kade, Ghana. Journal of Ecology 58(2):371-398 [ER 7]
Geography
Country: Ghana

Coordinate: 6° 9' N, 0° 55' E
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: grazing
Dry months: 2
Habitat comments: "moist semi-deciduous forest"
Methods
Life forms: trees
Sites: 1
Site length: 30.480
Site width: 30.480
Sampling methods: line transect, quadrat
Sample size: 102
Years: 1964
Minimum size: 10.0cm dbh
Sampling comments: see table 3 (p. 388)
plots are "100 x 100 ft (30.5 x 30.5 m)" (actually 30.48 m)
A series of six 100x 100 ft (30-5x 30-5 m) plots forming a transect down the catena were marked out...At the same time, the ground vegetation of the catena was investigated on a series of fifty-six 5 x 5 ft (1-52 x 1-52 m) quadrats placed 20 ft (6-1 m) apart forming a transect parallel to the plots mentioned above.(p. 387)
Metadata
Sample: 34
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2013-01-25 14:32:58
Modified: 2016-03-26 21:31:10
Abundance distribution
18 species
2 singletons
total count 102
Fisher's α: 6.342
geometric series k: 0.8465
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.9214
Shannon's H: 2.7023
Good's u: 0.9808
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