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Data Table: 4074_ARTR (Plant performance data ARTR, 1599)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
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Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed name 
2 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
3 
Date 
ddmmmyyyy 
alphanumeric string 
Date of sampling 
4 
Species 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Species 
5 
Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat witin plot 
6 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID and quadrat combined 
7 
Individual 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadratlevel identifier for individual plants based on xy coordinates 
8 
Ind_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Unique identifier for individuals containing plot and quadrat 
9 
X 
cm 
floatingpoint 
X coordinate within quadrat, based on a 100x200 cm grid 
10 
Y 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Y coordinate within quadrat based on a 100x200 cm grid 
11 
Xprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated X coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
12 
Yprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated Y coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
13 
TotBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Total plant biomass based on regression equations 
14 
StemBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Stem biomass of plant based on regression equations 
15 
StemH 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem height of plant 
16 
StemD 
mm 
floatingpoint 
Stem diameter of plant 
17 
LfBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Leaf biomass of plant based on regression equations 
18 
LA 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of plant based on regression equations 
19 
LL1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Leaf length 
20 
LW1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Leaf width 
Data Table: 4074_CATH (Plant performance data CATH, 1175)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
Basic EML,
Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed name 
2 
Date 
ddmmmyyyy 
alphanumeric string 
Date of sampling 
3 
Species 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Species 
4 
Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat witin plot 
5 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID and quadrat combined 
6 
Individual 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadratlevel identifier for individual plants based on xy coordinates 
7 
Ind_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Unique identifier for individuals containing plot and quadrat 
8 
X 
cm 
floatingpoint 
X coordinate within quadrat, based on a 100x200 cm grid 
9 
Y 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Y coordinate within quadrat based on a 100x200 cm grid 
10 
Xprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated X coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
11 
Yprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated Y coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
12 
StemH 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem height of plant 
13 
TotBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Total plant biomass based on regression equations 
14 
StemBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Stem biomass of plant based on regression equations 
15 
LeafBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Leaf biomass of plant based on regression equations 
16 
LA 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of plant based on regression equations 
17 
No_lvs 
counts 
integer 
Number of leaves 
18 
Flowers 
counts 
integer 
Number of flowers 
19 
Fruits 
counts 
integer 
Number of fruits 
20 
StemD 
mm 
floatingpoint 
Stem diameter 
21 
avgLL 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Average leaf length (length of each leaf * multiplier / number of leaves) 
22 
avgLW 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Average leaf width (width of each leaf * multiplier / number of leaves) 
23 
LL1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 1 
24 
LW1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 1 
25 
Multi1 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
26 
LA1 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 1 based on regression equations 
27 
LL2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 2 
28 
LW2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 2 
29 
Multi2 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
30 
LA2 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 2 based on regression equations 
31 
LL3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 3 
32 
LW3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 3 
33 
Multi3 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
34 
LA3 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 3 based on regression equations 
35 
LL4 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 4 
36 
LW4 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 4 
37 
Multi4 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
38 
LA4 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 4 based on regression equations 
39 
LL5 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 5 
40 
LW5 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 5 
41 
Multi5 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
42 
LA5 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 5 based on regression equations 
43 
LL6 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 6 
44 
LW6 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 6 
45 
Multi6 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
46 
LA6 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 6 based on regression equations 
47 
LL7 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 7 
48 
LW7 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 7 
49 
Multi7 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
50 
LA7 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 7 based on regression equations 
51 
LL8 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 8 
52 
LW8 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 8 
53 
Multi8 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
54 
LA8 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 8 based on regression equations 
55 
LL9 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 9 
56 
LW9 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 9 
57 
Multi9 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
58 
LA9 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 9 based on regression equations 
59 
LL10 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 10 
60 
LW10 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 10 
61 
Multi10 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
62 
LA10 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 10 based on regression equations 
63 
LL11 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 11 
64 
LW11 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 11 
65 
Multi11 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
66 
LA11 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 11 based on regression equations 
67 
LL12 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 12 
68 
LW12 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 12 
69 
Multi12 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
70 
LA12 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 12 based on regression equations 
71 
LL13 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 13 
72 
LW13 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 13 
73 
Multi13 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
74 
LA13 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 13 based on regression equations 
75 
LL14 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 14 
76 
LW14 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 14 
77 
Multi14 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
78 
LA14 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 14 based on regression equations 
79 
LL15 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 15 
80 
LW15 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 15 
81 
Multi15 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
82 
LA15 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 15 based on regression equations 
Data Table: 4074_DILA (Plant performance data DILA, 1509)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
Basic EML,
Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed name 
2 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
3 
Date 
ddmmmyyyy 
alphanumeric string 
Date of sampling 
4 
Species 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Species 
5 
Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat witin plot 
6 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID and quadrat combined 
7 
Individual 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadratlevel identifier for individual plants based on xy coordinates 
8 
Ind_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Unique identifier for individuals containing plot and quadrat 
9 
X 
cm 
floatingpoint 
X coordinate within quadrat, based on a 100x200 cm grid 
10 
Y 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Y coordinate within quadrat based on a 100x200 cm grid 
11 
Xprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated X coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
12 
Yprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated Y coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
13 
StemBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Stem biomass of plant based on regression equations 
14 
StemH 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem height of plant 
15 
Flowers 
counts 
integer 
Number of flowers 
16 
Fruits 
counts 
integer 
Number of fruits 
17 
StemD 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem diameter 
18 
No_lvs 
counts 
integer 
Number of leaves 
19 
LL1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 1 
20 
LW1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 1 
21 
x1 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
22 
LL2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 2 
23 
LW2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 2 
24 
x2 
none 
integer 
0 
25 
LL3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 3 
26 
LW3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 3 
27 
x3 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
28 
LL4 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 4 
29 
LW4 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 4 
30 
x4 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
31 
LL5 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 5 
32 
LW5 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 5 
33 
x5 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
34 
LL6 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 6 
35 
LW6 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 6 
36 
x6 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
37 
LL7 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 7 
38 
LW7 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 7 
39 
x7 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
40 
LL8 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 8 
41 
LW8 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 8 
42 
x8 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
43 
LL9 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 9 
44 
LW9 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 9 
45 
x9 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
46 
LL10 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 10 
47 
LW10 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 10 
48 
x10 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
49 
LL11 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 11 
50 
LW11 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 11 
51 
x11 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
52 
LL12 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 12 
53 
LW12 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 12 
54 
x12 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
55 
LL13 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 13 
56 
LW13 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 13 
57 
x13 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
58 
LL14 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 14 
59 
LW14 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 14 
60 
x14 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
61 
LL15 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 15 
62 
LW15 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 15 
63 
x15 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
64 
LL16 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 16 
65 
LW16 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 16 
66 
x16 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
Data Table: 4074_Plot (Plant performance data Plot, 20)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
Basic EML,
Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
2 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed 
3 
Standage 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Stand age: old = clearcut prior to 1910, recent = clearcut between 19701990 (years obtained from the US Forest Service Continuous Inventory of Stand Condition data) 
4 
Aspect 
degree 
floatingpoint 
Aspect 
5 
AspectRC 
none 
integer 
Aspect reclassified: Degrees (measured from center of plot) are converted to a relative moisture index, with 1 (SSW) being the driest aspect and 16 (NNE) being the wettest (Day and Monk 1974). 
6 
Slope 
degree 
floatingpoint 
Slope, measured from plot center 
7 
Terrain_shape 
degree 
floatingpoint 
Terrain Shape Index (measured from center of plot); Estimates the concavity or convexity of the local landform by averaging slope gradients from the plot center to its edge in the 8 subcardinal directions (McNab, 1996). A positive TSI indicates a concave landform, whereas a negative TSI indicates a convex landform. 
8 
LightSD 
% 
floatingpoint 
Standard deviation of canopy openness (n = 4 measurements per plot) 
9 
Light 
% 
floatingpoint 
Average canopy openness (n = 4 measurements per plot, one in each corner) 
10 
Avg_herb 
% 
floatingpoint 
Average percent cover of herbs (n = number of quadrats in plot) 
11 
Avg_shrub 
% 
floatingpoint 
Average percent cover of shrubs (n = number of quadrats in plot) 
12 
Avg_litter 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Average litter depth (n = number of quadrats in plot) 
13 
ACSA 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Relative basal area of Acer saccharum (m2) 
14 
LITU 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Relative basal area of Liriodendron tulipifera (m2) 
15 
QUPR 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Relative basal area of Quercus prinus (m2) 
16 
QURU 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Relative basal area of Quercus rubra (m2) 
17 
soil_bd 
none 
floatingpoint 
Soil bulk density 
18 
sand 
% 
floatingpoint 
Soil % sand 
19 
silt 
% 
floatingpoint 
Soil % silt 
20 
clay 
% 
floatingpoint 
Soil % clay 
21 
TN 
% 
floatingpoint 
Soil total nitrogen 
22 
pH 
ppm 
floatingpoint 
Soil pH 
23 
OM 
% 
floatingpoint 
Soil organic matter 
24 
P 
ppm 
floatingpoint 
Soil P 
25 
K 
ppm 
floatingpoint 
Soil K 
26 
Ca 
ppm 
floatingpoint 
Soil Ca 
27 
Mg 
ppm 
floatingpoint 
Soil Mg 
28 
PCA1 
none 
floatingpoint 
Soils principal component axis 1 
29 
PCA2 
none 
floatingpoint 
Soils principal component axis 2 
30 
PCA3 
none 
floatingpoint 
Soils principal component axis 3 
31 
GDD11 
days 
floatingpoint 
Growing degree days (20102011) 
32 
GDD10 
days 
floatingpoint 
Growing degree days (20092010) 
33 
TMin11 
°C 
floatingpoint 
Minimum daily average temperature measured by air iButtons (20102011) 
34 
TMin10 
°C 
floatingpoint 
Minimum daily average temperature measured by air iButtons (20092010) 
35 
Elevation 
m 
floatingpoint 
Elevation 
36 
AirDAYearAvg10 
°C 
floatingpoint 
Average daily average temperature measured by air iButtons (20092010) 
37 
AirDAYearAvg11 
°C 
floatingpoint 
Average daily average temperature measured by air iButtons (20102011) 
38 
SoilDAYearAvg10 
°C 
floatingpoint 
Average daily average temperature measured by soil iButtons (20092010) 
Data Table: 4074_Quad (Plant performance data Quad, 114)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
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Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
2 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat within plot 
3 
Litter 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Litter depth (an average of 4 measurements) 
4 
Herb 
% 
floatingpoint 
Percent herb cover 
5 
Shrub 
% 
floatingpoint 
Percent shrub cover 
Data Table: 4074_SACA (Plant performance data SACA, 893)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
Basic EML,
Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed name 
2 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
3 
Date 
ddmmmyyyy 
alphanumeric string 
Date of sampling 
4 
Species 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Species 
5 
Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat 
6 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID and quadrat combined 
7 
Individual 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadratlevel identifier for individual plants based on xy coordinates 
8 
Ind_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Unique identifier for individuals containing plot and quadrat 
9 
X 
cm 
floatingpoint 
X coordinate within quadrat, based on a 100x200 cm grid 
10 
Y 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Y coordinate within quadrat based on a 100x200 cm grid 
11 
Xprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated X coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
12 
Yprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated Y coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
13 
TotBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Total biomass of plant based on regression equations 
14 
StemBM 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem biomass of plant based on regression equations 
15 
StemH 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem height of plant 
16 
StemD 
mm 
floatingpoint 
Stem diameter of plant 
17 
LfBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Leaf biomass of plant based on regression equations 
18 
LA 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of plant based on regression equations 
19 
LL1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 
20 
LW1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 
Data Table: 4074_TRGR (Plant performance data TRGR, 253)
Access: Public (released 17Aug2016)
Metadata: Text (ESA FLED),
Basic EML,
Complete EML
Data Formats: Spreadsheet CSV Text Format, EMLdescribed Text Format, Tabdelimited Text Report with Statistical Summary, GCE Data Toolbox Format, Standard MATLAB Variables Format
Column List:
Column 
Name 
Units 
Type 
Description (hide) 
1 
Watershed 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Watershed name 
2 
Plot_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID 
3 
Date 
ddmmmyyyy 
alphanumeric string 
Date of sampling 
4 
Species 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Species 
5 
Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadrat 
6 
Plot_Quad 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Plot ID and quadrat combined 
7 
Individual 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Quadratlevel identifier for individual plants based on xy coordinates 
8 
Ind_ID 
none 
alphanumeric string 
Unique identifier for individuals containing plot and quadrat 
9 
X 
cm 
floatingpoint 
X coordinate within quadrat, based on a 100x200 cm grid 
10 
Y 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Y coordinate within quadrat based on a 100x200 cm grid 
11 
Xprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated X coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
12 
Yprime 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Rotated Y coordinate (see note under Documentation, Anomalies) 
13 
StemBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Stem biomass of plant based on regression equations 
14 
StemH 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Stem height of plant 
15 
Flowers 
counts 
integer 
Number of flowers 
16 
Fruits 
counts 
integer 
Number of fruits 
17 
StemD 
mm 
floatingpoint 
Stem diameter 
18 
TotBM 
g 
floatingpoint 
Total biomass of plant based on regression equations 
19 
TotLB 
g 
floatingpoint 
Total leaf biomass of plant based on regression equations 
20 
AvgLL 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Average length of leaf 
21 
AvgLW 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Average width of leaf 
22 
TotLA 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Total leaf area of plant based on regression equations 
23 
LA1 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 1 based on regression equations 
24 
LA2 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 2 based on regression equations 
25 
LA3 
m^2 
floatingpoint 
Leaf area of leaf 3 based on regression equations 
26 
LL1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 1 
27 
LW1 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 1 
28 
x1 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
29 
LL2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 2 
30 
LW2 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 2 
31 
x2 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
32 
LL3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Length of leaf 3 
33 
LW3 
cm 
floatingpoint 
Width of leaf 3 
34 
x3 
none 
integer 
multiplier 
