ES 2 Percent Canopy Closure (ES2 medium b file)

ES 2 Percent Canopy Closure (ES2 medium b file)

Date Range: 

1988-10-25 to 2007-07-17

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Variables

Variables: 

Transect
  • Label: Transect at 10 m intervals
  • Definition: Lines at 10 m intervals from the upper lip of the slide. No data is missing in this field.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 1 = line at 10 m from upper lip of the slide
    • 2 = line at 20 m from upper lip of the slide
    • 3 = line at 30 m from upper lip of the slide
    • 4 = line at 40 m from upper lip of the slide
    • 5 = line at 50 m from upper lip of the slide
    • 6 = line at 60 m from upper lip of the slide
  • Missing values: None specified
Plot
  • Label: Plots of landslides in the Luquillo Experimental Forest
  • Definition: A numeric name from 1 to 40 given to a 2 X 5 m plot area distributed along transect lines of a landslide in the Rio Blanco and Espiritu Santo watersheds. No data is missing in this field.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Below0.1mL
  • Label: Below0.1 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 0.1 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below0.1mR
  • Label: Below0.1 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 0.1 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below0.5 m left
  • Label: Below0.5 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 0.5 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below0.5mR
  • Label: Below0.5 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 0.5 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below1mL
  • Label: Below1 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 1 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below1mR
  • Label: Below1 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 1 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below2mL
  • Label: Below2 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 2 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below2mR
  • Label: Below2 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 2 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below4mL
  • Label: Below4 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 4 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below4mR
  • Label: Below4 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 4 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below6mL
  • Label: Below6 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 6 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below6mR
  • Label: Below6 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 6 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below8mL
  • Label: Below8 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 8 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below8mR
  • Label: Below8 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 8 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below10mL
  • Label: Below10 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 10 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below10mR
  • Label: Below10 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 10 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below12mL
  • Label: Below12 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 12 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below12mR
  • Label: Below12 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 12 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values:
    • blank = Missing Value
Below15mL
  • Label: Below15 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 15 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below15mR
  • Label: Below15 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 15 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below20mL
  • Label: Below20 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 20 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below20mR
  • Label: Below20 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 20 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below25mL
  • Label: Below25 m left
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 25 meters on the left side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Below25mR
  • Label: Below25 m right
  • Definition: Percent estimate of plant species per m2 on habitat type below 25 meters on the right side of the plot. Cell is left blank if the datum is missing.
  • Type: Code list
  • Codes:
    • 0 = none
    • + = less 1% cover
    • 1 = 1 - 5%
    • 2 = 5 - 25%
    • 3 = 25 - 50%
    • 4 = 50 - 75%
    • 5 = 75 -100%
  • Missing values: None specified
Comments
  • Label: Comments at the field
  • Definition: Comments annotated by observer at the field.
  • Type: Nominal
  • Missing values: None specified
Start date
  • Label: First date where measurements where taken in specific survey
  • Definition: Date of the day (in mm/dd/yyyy) when measurements where taken. For the Landslides Projects, it is the first day when measurements of diameter class in each plot were made.
  • Type: Date/time
  • Date format: mm/dd/yyyy
  • Missing values: None specified

Vertical Tabs

Header lines: 

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Orientation: 

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Field delimiter: 

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Record delimiter: 

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Related sites: 

El Verde Research Area Espiritu Santo 2 (ES-2) extensive landslide plot