Sagebrush Steppe Plants
This dataset descibes apporximately 50 years of sagebrush vegetatation in 26 permanent 1m2 quadrats.Dataset Location: Ecological Archives
Site Location: U.S. Sheep Experiment Station, Dubois, Idaho
Sites Georefferenced: No
Timespan: 1923-1957 (most years), 1973
Sampling Frequency: Annually
Methods: 26 permanent quadrats were established in sheep paddocks with grazed and ungrazed treatments. Mapped quadrats were sampled annually late in the growing season.
Data Collected: species, density, cover, grazing metrics, temperature, precipitation
Citation: Luke Zachmann, Corey Moffet, and Peter Adler. 2010. Mapped quadrats in sagebrush steppe: long-term data for analyzing demographic rates and plant–plant interactions. Ecology 91:3427.