Field | Description (units) |Format
site |Plot name |Text
obs_time |Date plot commenced |Date and time stamp
observers |Names of observers |Text
longitude |Longitude in decimal degrees of plot centre (decimal degrees) |Float
latitude |Latitude in decimal degrees of plot centre (decimal degrees) |Float
description |Brief description of site and conditions |Text
total_basal_area |Total basal area, in, including dead trees (kg/m^2) |Float
live_basal_area |Total basal area, excluding dead trees (kg/m^2) |Float
persistent_green |Persistent green estimate from point intercept data |Float
crust |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as soil crust |Float
dist |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as disturbed soil |Float
rock |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as rock |Float
green |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as green attached leaf |Float
dead |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as dry/dead attached leaf |Float
litter |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as detached litter |Float
crypto |Proportion of ground layer point intercept observations recorded as cryptogam |Float
mid_g |Proportion of mid storey layer point intercept observations recorded as green leaf |Float
mid_d |Proportion of mid storey layer point intercept observations recorded as dry leaf |Float
mid_b |Proportion of mid storey layer point intercept observations recorded as branch |Float
crn |Proportion of over storey layer point intercept observations recorded as falling within the crown of a tree, regardless of whether a gap or intercept |Float
over_g |Proportion of over storey layer point intercept observations recorded as green leaf |Float
over_d |Proportion of over storey layer point intercept observations recorded as dry leaf |Float
over_b |Proportion of over storey layer point intercept observations recorded as branch |Float
num_point |Number of intercept points recorded along transect |Integer
unoccluded |Number of intercept points where the ground was not occluded by vegetation |Integer
obs_key |Unique identifier for site and visit for data management purposes |Text
geom |Geometry in WKT format |