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Breeding Bird Species at Harvard Forest 1993

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  • Lead: Richard Lent
  • Investigators:
  • Contact: Emery Boose
  • Start date: 1993
  • End date: 1993
  • Status: completed
  • Location: Prospect Hill Tract (Harvard Forest)
  • Latitude: +42.53 to +42.55
  • Longitude: -72.20 to -72.17
  • Elevation: 280 to 420 meter
  • Taxa:
  • Release date: 2003
  • Revisions:
  • EML file: knb-lter-hfr.58.16
  • DOI: digital object identifier
  • EDI: data package
  • DataONE: data package
  • Related links:
  • Study type: short-term measurement
  • Research topic: biodiversity studies
  • LTER core area: populations
  • Keywords: birds, species lists
  • Abstract:

    This dataset contains a list of breeding bird species observed on the Prospect Hill Tract, Harvard Forest, Petersham, Massachusetts from 31 May to 11 August 1993.

  • Methods:

    Frequency values are calculated as follows: frequency = number observed / (number of visits * number of points).

  • Use:

    This dataset is released to the public under Creative Commons license CC BY (Attribution). Please keep the designated contact person informed of any plans to use the dataset. Consultation or collaboration with the original investigators is strongly encouraged. Publications and data products that make use of the dataset must include proper acknowledgement.

  • Citation:

    Lent R. 2003. Breeding Bird Species at Harvard Forest 1993. Harvard Forest Data Archive: HF058.

Detailed Metadata

hf058-01: species list

  1. species: species name
  2. frequency: frequency (unit: number / missing value: NA)
  3. notes: notes