The Jornada Long Term Ecological Research (LTER) project focuses on
changes in the distribution of soil resources as an index of the
impact of vegetation change--desertification--on semiarid
The "Jornada Experimental Range Quadrats" data contains reduced-scale maps of
vegetation on one-meter by one-meter areas were made with a pantograph. A
planimeter was used to measure the basal area ...
The Jornada Experimental Range Creosote Bush Manipulation Plots
data are used to determine the effects of shrub clearing,
furrowing, seeding, and livestock plus rabbit exclusions upon
creosote bush ...
The "Jornada Experimental Range Soil Water" data set contains
information on the amount of soil water available to plants at
various depths on major soil types on the Jornada Experimental
Range near ...
The "Jornada Experimental Range Vegetation Transects" data were
collected at regularly spaced vegetation intercept transects
which were sampled from the southern to the northern boundary
of the Jornada ...