Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.44.5)

SBC LTER: Long-term experiment: Kelp Removal: Transect depth data

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.44.5 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/73332aa2ef06230d8d6114a8cb62b0e1
Alternate Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.44

These data summarize depth information (mean, standard deviation and coefficient of variation) for all of the transects surveyed as part of the SBC LTER Long Term Kelp Removal Experiment. All data are expressed in meters, referenced to mean lower low water (MLLW). Each value is the result of 160 observations, four at each meter (n=160). The sampling locations in this dataset are 40 meter transects at four reef sites along the mainland coast of the Santa Barbara Channel, California, USA. These data were recorded in 2010.

Short Name: LTE KR transects - depth
Publication Date: 2013-05-27
Language: english
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Detailed Data Description and Download:
LTE sites, transect depths
Long Term Kelp Removal Transect Depth Data
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Owner: Reed, Daniel C 

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Reed, D. C. . 2013. SBC LTER: Long-term experiment: Kelp Removal: Transect depth data . Santa Barbara Coastal LTER. doi:10.6073/pasta/73332aa2ef06230d8d6114a8cb62b0e1

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Habitats kelp forest, Reef
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Places Arroyo Quemado Reef, Carpenteria Reef, Mohawk Reef, Naples Reef
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1 long term ecological research, sand, transects
NBII Biocomplexity Reefs, Substrates

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