HTL-RO-ST-MAR-Biomass.csv

PIE LTER plant biomass associated with marsh sites used in space for time sea level rise study, Rowley, MA.

Variables
Year
  • Label: Year
  • Definition: Year
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: YYYY
  • Missing values: None specified
Site
  • Label: Site
  • Definition: Site name
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Transect
  • Label: Transect
  • Definition: Transect number (1-4) from an individual site
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
Quadrat
  • Label: Quadrat
  • Definition: Quadrat number (1-5) along a transect
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
Sp_Code
  • Label: Species code
  • Definition: Species code of plant sampled
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • SPA = Spartina alterniflora
    • LI = Limonium
    • ASNO = Ascophyllum nodosum
    • SPP = Spartina patens
    • DISP = Distichilis spicata
    • FUVE = Fucus vesiculosus
    • SARC = Sarcocornia spp.
    • IVFR = Iva frutescens
    • SUE = Sueda sp
    • ATPA = Atriplex patula
    • JUGE = Junvus gerardii
    • FUDU = Fucus distichus
    • UPSP = Unidentified Plant Species
    • ASTE = Aster tenuifolius
    • ULSP = Ulva sp.
    • CAREX = Carex sp.
    • ELEOCH = Eleocharis haolphila
    • PHRAG = Phragmites australis
    • SYMTEN = Symphiotricum tenufolus
    • SCAM = Sconeplectus americanus
    • TYP = Typha sp.
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
DeadLive
  • Label: DeadLive
  • Definition: Living or dead plant material
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • D = Dead
    • L = Live
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
Biomass
  • Label: Biomass
  • Definition: Dried mass of plant material
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gram
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
Comments
  • Label: Comments
  • Definition: Notes about sampling
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Data Source Details

Header lines: 

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Orientation: 

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Field delimiter: 

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Record delimiter: 

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Number of records: 

1302