McDonald, A.W.; Mountford, J.O.; Stone, M.J.; Gowing, D.J.G.

Plant species composition of a meadow sward exposed to grazing treatments at Somerford Mead, Oxford 1987-2014

This dataset includes a description of the flora on Somerford Mead, Oxford for the period 1987 to 2014. During the period 1991 to 2014, a grazing experiment was conducted on the meadow, in which individual plots were either grazed by sheep, grazed by cattle or left ungrazed following the annual hay cut.
The data consist of list of all plant species found at sample locations within each plot together with an estimate of abundance.
Publication date: 2022-08-25