Forestry Management Unit Ngombé
Basic information
Sample name: Forestry Management Unit Ngombé

Reference: S. Marrocoli, M. R. Nielsen, D. Morgan, T. van Loon, L. Kulik, and H. Kühl. 2019. Using wildlife indicators to facilitate wildlife monitoring in hunter-self monitoring schemes. Ecological Indicators 105:254-263 [ER 3313]
Country: Republic of the Congo

Coordinate: 1° 7' 28" N, 16° 0' 19" E
Basis of coordinate: stated in text
Geography comments: "in the Northern Republic of Congo... in 8 villages... spread across the entire concession"
Climate and habitat
Habitat: tropical/subtropical moist broadleaf forest
Protection: unprotected
Substrate: ground surface
Disturbance: hunting
Habitat comments: a forest concession: "around 5000 people live within the FMU"
Life forms: carnivores, primates, rodents, ungulates, other large mammals
Sampling methods: no design, automatic cameras
Sample size: 1483
Years: 2015 - 2017
Seasons: dry, wet or monsoon
Net or trap nights: 7013
Camera type: digital
Cameras paired: no
Sampling comments: the study was "Between June 2015 and August 2017... We surveyed 21 zones over seven village territories with camera traps... We used Bushnell camera traps (models 119435, 119476, and 119678)... In each zone, we placed up to 20 cameras for a minimum period of 14 days" (minimum 5880 days)
Table 1 reports "trap days" but these are certainly trap hours, so the total of 168, 309 hours has been converted to 7013 days
Sample: 3688
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: John Alroy
Created: 2020-10-21 19:50:40
Modified: 2020-10-21 19:57:11
Abundance distribution
24 species
3 singletons
total count 1483
standardised richness: 13.1
Fisher's α: 4.067
geometric series k: 0.7708
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.8588
Shannon's H: 2.2974
Good's u: 0.9980