Pseudotsuga menziesii - Tsuga heterophylla Forest
Basic information
Sample name: Pseudotsuga menziesii - Tsuga heterophylla Forest
Sample aka: Olympic Mountain Massif

Reference: R. W. Fonda and L. C. Bliss. 1969. Forest vegetation of the montane and subalpine zones, Olympic Mountains, Washington. Ecological Monographs 39(3):271-301 [ER 18]
Country: United States
State: Washington

Coordinate: 47.8° N, -123.8° W
Climate and habitat
Habitat: temperate coniferous forest
Substrate: ground surface
Habitat comments: "Montane forest"
Life forms: trees
Sites: 15
Site area: 0.607
Sampling methods: line transect
Sample size: 348
Minimum size: 10.0cm dbh
Sampling comments: Montane stands were sampled with fifteen 0.1 acres (0.04 ha) plots. These were taken at five points about 45 m apart along each compass lines. (p. 274.)
JA: this works out correctly to 0.607 ha
Sample: 86
Contributor: John Alroy
Enterer: Albert Garcia Selles
Created: 2013-02-19 11:57:58
Modified: 2016-11-25 11:14:19
Abundance distribution
6 species
2 singletons
total count 348
Fisher's α: 1.030
geometric series k: 0.3426
Hurlbert's PIE: 0.5235
Shannon's H: 0.9248
Good's u: 0.9943