research data . Dataset . 2017

UK Environmental Change Network (ECN) rabbit and deer data: 1993-2015

Rennie, S.; Adamson, J.; Anderson, R.; Andrews, C.; Bater, J.; Bayfield, N.; Beaton, K.; Beaumont, D.; Benham, S.; Bowmaker, V.; ...
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  • Published: 15 Dec 2017
  • Publisher: NERC Environmental Information Data Centre
  • Country: United Kingdom
Abstract
Rabbit and deer data from the UK Environmental Change Network (ECN) terrestrial sites. These data are collected by transect at ECN's terrestrial sites using a standard protocol. The protocol uses an index method based on dropping counts (of deer, rabbits - and where appropriate sheep and Grouse) to estimate relative abundance. They represent twice-yearly continuous records from 1993 to 2015. ECN is the UK's long-term environmental monitoring programme. It is a multi-agency programme sponsored by a consortium of fourteen government departments and agencies. These organisations contribute to the programme through funding either site monitoring and/or network co-or...
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free text keywords: United Kingdom, Drayton, Glensaugh, Hillsborough, Moor House - Upper Teesdale, North Wyke, Rothamsted, Sourhope, Wytham, Alice Holt, Porton Down, Yr Wyddfa - Snowdon, Cairngorms, NEC04638, Environmental Change Network, ILTER, LTER, Rabbit, grazing, grazer, mammal, vertebrate, Leporidae, Oryctolagus cuniculus, Capreolus capreolus, Cervus elaphus
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