LTE-MD-VEGSTN_csv

Description of two hayed and two reference PIE LTER marsh sites used for vegetation studies in the haying project

Variables
Station_Name
  • Label: Station Name
  • Definition: the name of the hayed or reference area
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Station_Code
  • Label: Station Code
  • Definition: coded name of hayed or reference area
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
YearStart
  • Label: Year start
  • Definition: year transect was first monitored
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: YYYY
  • Missing values: None specified
Treatment
  • Label: Treatment
  • Definition: shows if site is a hayed area or a reference area and, is hayed, at what frequency (in years)
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Transect
  • Label: Transect
  • Definition: Transect number
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Transect_length
  • Label: Transect Length
  • Definition: length in meters of the transect
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Lat_Creek_end
  • Label: Lat Creek end
  • Definition: latitude in decimal degrees of transect at creek (downstream) end based on 2001 surveys by Josh Goldstein for PUH, EPH, and CC and 2002 survey of McH1 by Corey Lawrence
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Long_Creek_end
  • Label: Long Creek end
  • Definition: longitude in decimal degrees of transect at creek (downstream) end based on 2001 surveys by Josh Goldstein for PUH, EPH, and CC and 2002 survey of McH1 by Corey Lawrence
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Lat_Upland_end
  • Label: Lat Upland end
  • Definition: latitude in decimal degrees of transect at upland end based on 2001 surveys by Josh Goldstein for PUH, EPH, and CC and 2002 survey of McH1 by Corey Lawrence
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Long_Upland_end
  • Label: Long Upland end
  • Definition: Long Upland end
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
Bearing
  • Label: Bearing
  • Definition: Compass bearing (true north) from marsh (creek) end toward the upland end.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: degree
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • NA = not available
Comments
  • Label: Comments
  • Definition: verbal descriptions of the locations of transects and additional notes pertaining to the observations
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Data Source Details

Header lines: 

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Orientation: 

Column

Field delimiter: 

,

Record delimiter: 

\r\n

Number of records: 

19