Section 15 Burn Field Plots
Entry ID: USDA0099

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Summary
Abstract: To determine the effects of fall burning on sagebrush, grass
vegetation and associated soils. The data collected measures the
amount of forage growth or depletion.


Collection Organization: Originally, the Forest Service began
collecting the data. Currently, the U.S. Sheep Experiment
Station is responsible for the data.

Collection Methodology: Double sampling, occular estimation,
biomass data.

Collection Frequency: 1936, 1937, 1939, 1948, 1966, 1979.

Update Characteristics: Dataset updated in its entirety.


LANGUAGE:

English
ACCESS/AVAILABILITY:

Data Center: Agricultural Research Service
Dissemination Media: Floppy and magnetic disk
File Format: ASCII
Access Instructions: Contact the data center.
Access Restrictions: None
Availability Status: On Request
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 49.35   S: 41.64   E: -110.7   W: -117.59

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1936-01-01
Stop Date: 1979-12-31
Quality The original field collection measures are difficult to
determine. However, it is standard procedure for the magnetic
media to be verified after it is entered.
Originating Center
Data Center
Range Sheep Production/Efficiency Research Unit, U.S. Sheep Experiment Station, Agricultural Research Service, U. S. Department of Agriculture Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://pwa.ars.usda.gov/dubois/

Data Center Personnel
Name: HARVEY BLACKBURN
Phone: 1-208-374-5307
Fax: 1-208-374-5882
Email: usdarspu at micron.net
Contact Address:
USDA Agricultural Research Service
U.S. Sheep Experiment Station
HC 62 Box 2010
City: Dubois
Province or State: ID
Postal Code: 83423
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 1-208-374-5307
Fax: 1-208-374-5882
Email: usdarspu at micron.net
Contact Address:
USDA Agricultural Research Service
U.S. Sheep Experiment Station
HC 62 Box 2010
City: Dubois
Province or State: ID
Postal Code: 83423
Country: USA
Publications/References
ADDITIONAL REFERENCES:
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-02-03
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