Plots for Seaside Sparrow abundance and breeding biology research, and for capture grids of marsh rice rats. This dataset includes plot names and coordinates. Each plot is 50m deep into the marsh and 500 m long along the face of the marsh.
Stouffer, Philip. 2014. Seaside Sparrow and marsh rice rat abundance study plots, Lower Barataria Bay, 2012-2014.. Distributed by: Gulf of Mexico Research Initiative Information and Data Cooperative (GRIIDC), Harte Research Institute, Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi. doi:10.7266/N7B8562J
These plots were established for multiyear work in January-March 2012 with plans to continue into 2015-2017.
Data Parameters and Units:
Plot Name, Latitude (decimal degrees), Longitude (decimal degrees)
Seaside sparrow point counts are reported in GRIIDC dataset R1.x139.144:0018. Seaside sparrow sweep samples are reported in GRIIDC dataset R1.x139.144:0019. Outcome of seaside sparrow nests are reported in GRIIDC dataset R1.x139.144:0028.