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1986-1988 Plot-Transect Installation - Roan Mountain Massif Content Management
Entry ID: NBII_SAIN2


Summary
Abstract: This data set contains information on a set of transects and plots that were
originally installed in 1987 and 1988 on the grassy balds of the Roan Mountain
Massif (Round Bald, Engine Gap, Jane Bald, Grassy Ridge, Big Yellow Mountain
(also known as Yellow Mountain), Little Hump Mountain, Bradley Gap, and Hump
Mountain (also known as Big Hump Mountain). Data collected from the transects
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Purpose: The purpose of the dataset is to provide baseline (pre-management) data on
vegetation and rare plant and animal populations associated with the grassy
bald communities of Roan Mountain Massif, in order to be able to evaluate
effects of active management for these balds and other Southern Appalachian
balds.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 36.15   S: 36.09   E: -82.01   W: -82.13

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Paul Somers, Nora Murdock, Rob Sutter
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-01
Stop Date: 1988-01-01
Use Constraints No warranty is expressed or implied regarding the accuracy or utility of the
data described in this document for general or scientific purposes, nor shall
the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies
both to individual use of the data and aggregate use with other data. It is
also strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the
metadata file associated with these data. NBII, USGS, SAHC, or any of the other
individuals or the respective organizations mentioned in this metadata document
shall not be held liable for any use of the data, including improper or
incorrect use of the data described and/or contained herein.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Division of Fish and Wildlife Management and Habitat Restoration, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.fws.gov/fisheries/FWSMA/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CAROLYN WELLS
Phone: 828 258-3939, Ext. 231
Email: carolyn_wells at fws.gov
Contact Address:
160 Zillicoa Street
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 828 258-3939, Ext. 231
Email: carolyn_wells at fws.gov
Contact Address:
160 Zillicoa Street
City: Asheville
Province or State: NC
Postal Code: 28801
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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