Package of Nordeste Plot Metadata and Species list from Brazilian Caatinga Long-term Inventory plots

Data package consists of Nordeste Brazilian Caatinga Long-term Inventory plots for tree and shrub basal area and species identification in 45 x 0.5 ha permanent sample plots. With subsampling of small shrubs and seedlings and physical samples collected. Dataset provided is the species list with metadata (voucher name and number) per plot.

This data is NERC-funded but not held by the EIDC. This data is archived in the

Publication date: 2020-11-12

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Study area
Temporal extent
2017-01-01    to    2019-12-31

Provenance & quality

Data on vegetation stand structure and composition were gathered using a common sampling and measurement methodology for approximately 45 sites (0.5 ha) of differing structure.

Correspondence/contact details

Prof Oliver Phillips
University of Leeds


Phillips, O.
University of Leeds

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Topic categories
Caatinga,  Environmental survey Nordeste,  Shrub,  Tree
Environmental Monitoring Facilities
Natural Environment Research Council Award: NE/N012526/1
Last updated
12 November 2020 11:56