Data Set (knb-lter-sbc.97.1)

Data to support "Stochastic density effects on adult fish survival and implications for population fluctuations"

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Data Set General Information:
Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.97.1 (in the knb Catalog System)
Alternate Identifier: DOI: 10.6073/pasta/8f00d07377dc4ff9341546ea83d37824
Alternate Identifier: knb-lter-sbc.97

Data on stage-specific abundance of black surfperch (Embiotoca jacksoni), the amount of foraging habitat and the availability of surfperch prey (crustaceans) were collected at fixed sites on the north shore of Santa Cruz Island, California annually (autumn) from 1993-2009. Data are grouped into four regions. Counts of fish distinguished among young-of-year, juveniles (1 year old) and adults (>= 2 years old).

These data have been presented in Okamoto, D. K., R. J. Schmitt and S. J. Holbrook. 2016. Sochastic density effects on adult fish survival and implications for population fluctuations. Ecology Letters, 19:153-162. doi: 10.1111/ele.12547.

Short Name: Okamoto surfperch survival, Ecol. Letters
Publication Date: 2016-06-15
Language: english
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Detailed Data Description and Download:
E. jacksonii denisty (adults, juveniles), their prey, cover of foraging habitat
Data on stage-specific abundance of black surfperch, the amount of foraging habitat and the availability of their food, at Santa Cruz Island
People and Organizations:
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Contact: Information Manager, Santa Barbara Coastal LTER [  email ]
Organization Santa Barbara Coastal LTER
Owner: Okamoto, Daniel K 
Owner: Schmitt, Russell J 
Owner: Holbrook, Sally J 

Data Set Citation

How to cite this data set: Okamoto, D. K. , RJ. Schmitt and SJ. Holbrook. 2016. Data to support "Stochastic density effects on adult fish survival and implications for population fluctuations". Santa Barbara Coastal LTER. doi:10.6073/pasta/8f00d07377dc4ff9341546ea83d37824

Key Words and Terms

By Thesaurus:
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1 community dynamics, community patterns, community structure, ecosystem ecology, oceans, population dynamics, populations
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Habitats Kelp forest, Reef
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Measurement Types Community Structure
Santa Barbara Coastal LTER Places Santa Cruz Island
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) v6. fish
LTER Controlled Vocabulary v1: Core Research Areas Populations
NBII Biocomplexity Age composition, Age groups, Age structure, Aquatic environments, Aquatic organisms, Ecosystems
amphipod, caprellid, Embiotoca jacksoni (Black surfperch), gammarid, idoteid, isopod, jaeropsid
LTER, Santa Barbara Coastal

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