The analysis methods are described in the following ESA Data Paper, below. Other
metadata in the Data Paper are applicable to the data tables as they were published in
2008, and may not apply to the current revision of this dataset (e.g., data table
column headers). This Data Paper should be cited as: Andrew Rassweiler, Katie
K. Arkema, Daniel C. Reed, Richard C. Zimmerman, and Mark A. Brzezinski. 2008. Net
primary production, growth, and standing crop of Macrocystis pyrifera in southern
California. Ecology 89:2068.