Pennington, R.T. et al

Forest plot inventory data from seasonally dry and moist Atlantic forest in Rio de Janeiro State, 2015-2017

Data comprise plot location (latitude, longitude, elevation), taxonomic family and species names and measurements of trees (diameter, height, health). Presence of lianas (vines) and their measurements were also recorded.
Funder: NERC - Brazil (CONFAP) Newton Fund: “Dry forest biomes in Brazil: biodiversity and ecosystem services” (NE/N000587/1)


Publication date: 2019-05-24

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Format of the dataset : Comma-separated values (CSV)

You must cite: Pennington, R.T.; Nascimento, M.; Villela, D.; Cavalcante de Lima, H; Iguatemy, M.; Pena Rodrigues, P.J.; Negreiros, F.; Quinet, A.; Braga, J.M.; Costa, A.; Souza, M. (2019). Forest plot inventory data from seasonally dry and moist Atlantic forest in Rio de Janeiro State, 2015-2017. NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. https://doi.org/10.5285/aa3babe9-072c-42ce-9ea5-9dbb921a922d

 

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Where/When

Study area
Temporal extent
2015-01-01    to    2017-12-31

Supplemental information

Other useful information regarding this dataset:

Field manuals

Provenance & quality

Experimental design/Sampling regime: All plots were installed following standard RAINFOR protocols. The RAINFOR manual (English, Portuguese, Spanish, Portugese), available at: http://www.rainfor.org/en/manuals. To access this file in English, please download the supporting document: RAINFOR_field_manual_EN.pdf

Correspondence/contact details

Pennington, R. T.
Royal Botanical Garden Edinburgh
t.pennington@rbge.org.uk

Authors

Pennington, R.T.
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh
Nascimento, M.
Universidade Estadual Norte Fluminense
Villela, D.
Universidade Estadual Norte Fluminense
Cavalcante de Lima, H
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Iguatemy, M.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Pena Rodrigues, P.J.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Negreiros, F.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Quinet, A.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Braga, J.M.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Costa, A.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro
Souza, M.
Jardim Botanico do Rio de Janeiro

Other contacts

Custodian
Environmental Information Data Centre
eidc@ceh.ac.uk
Publisher
NERC Environmental Information Data Centre
eidc@ceh.ac.uk

Spatial

Spatial representation type
Tabular (text)
Spatial reference system
WGS 84

Tags

Topic categories
Biota
Keywords
Environmental survey