East Peak Litterfall 1994 to 2004

East Peak litterfall from 12 sites along an upper elevation gradient every two weeks from 1994 to present.

Number of Records: 

15420

Date Range: 

1994-07-26 to 2004-08-24

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Variables

Variables: 

Date
  • Label: Date of collection
  • Definition: Date of collection of sample (in mm/dd/yyyy)
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: mm/dd/yyyy
  • Missing values: None specified
TREATMENT
  • Label: Forest type
  • Definition: tree plantation type
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • pine = Pinus caribaea
    • mahog = Swietenia macrophylla
    • secon = Secondary Forest
  • Missing values: None specified
plotIdentifier
  • Label: Plot Identifier
  • Definition: Identifier of the plot where basket was placed
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: number
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
BASKET
  • Label: Collection basket
  • Definition: Code number of collection basket
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: dimensionless
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values:
    • none = Missing Value
MISCgm2
  • Label: Miscellaneous material
  • Definition: Weight of miscellaneous material in grams per square meter
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerMeterSquared
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
FFgm2
  • Label: Fruits and flowers weight
  • Definition: Fruits and flowers sorted out of the litterfall samples collected and dried at 65 oC, and the redried at 65 oC and weighed to determine mass.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerSquareMeter
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
leavesWeight
  • Label: Litterfal leaves weight
  • Definition: Leaves sorted out of the litterfall samples collected and dried at 65 oC, and the redried at 65 oC and weighed to determine mass.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerMeterSquaredPerYear
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
wdgm2
  • Label: Litterfal fine wood weight
  • Definition: Fine wood sorted out of the litterfall samples collected and dried at 65 oC, and the redried at 65 oC and weighed to determine mass.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerMeterSquaredPerYear
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified
totalgm2
  • Label: Litterfall total material
  • Definition: Total material sorted out of the litterfall samples collected and dried at 65 oC, and the redried at 65 oC and weighed to determine mass.
  • Type: Physical quantity
  • Unit: gramsPerMeterSquaredPerYear
  • Maximum: Not specified
  • Minimum: Not specified
  • Precision: Not specified
  • Missing values: None specified

Vertical Tabs

Header lines: 

1

Orientation: 

Column

Field delimiter: 

,

Record delimiter: 

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Related sites: 

Pico del Este elevation gradient plots