Exploratory plot descriptors - Italy

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Dataset Abstract

This dataset contains the plot descriptors from the Italian region

Spatial Extent

Italy

Data Analysis

2013-05-16: ITA03 tree 25 and ITA07 tree 40 - missing trees removed from the file. ITA23 tree 28 and ITA36 tree 63 - DBH corrected to 11cm (both).

Data columns available in the raw data part of this dataset

PlotID
Unique plot id
Data group: Exploratory plot id
Values
ITA02
ITA03
ITA04
ITA05
ITA01
PlotID_OLD
Original plot id
Data group: Original plot id
Values
IT002_OLD
IT011_OLD
IT014_OLD
IT001_OLD
IT003_OLD
Date
Survey Date
Data group: Survey date
Values
2011-03-29
2011-04-12
2011-02-23
2011-04-05
2011-04-19
Latitude
Latitude
Data group: Plot coordinates
Values
43.07105
43.0713833
43.0723
43.0688667
43.0724833
Longitude
Longitude
Data group: Plot coordinates
Values
10.9376333
10.9705
10.96995
10.9172
10.95815
Surveyor
Surveyor
Data group: Helper
Values
Andrea Coppi and Federico Selvi
Ownership
Ownership
Data group: Plot descriptor
Values
state
private
communal
Accessibility
Accessibility
Data group: Plot descriptor
Values
20
150
10
1300
160
Altitude
Altitude
Unit: meters
Data group: Topography
Values
383
379
355
269
254
Slope
Slope
Data group: Topography
Values
2
3
1
Exposition
Exposition
Data group: Topography
Values
NE
SE
E
N
NW
Rocks and boulder cover
Percentage or rocks and boulder cover
Data group: Bedrock description
Values
10
15
0
2
1
Bedrock type
Bedrock type
Data group: Bedrock description
Values
diabase
quartizte-anagenite (verrucano)
quartzite-anagenite
limestone
limestone-sandstone (contact zone)
Calcareous bedrock
Calcareous bedrock
Data group: Bedrock description
Values
Yes
No
Sand
Sand
Data group: Soil description
Values
1
2
Silt
Silt
Data group: Soil description
Values
3
1
2
Clay
Clay
Data group: Soil description
Values
3
2
1
Soil drainage
Soil drainage
Data group: Soil description
Values
1
2
Soil depth
Soil depth
Data group: Soil description
Values
80
30
50
70
Soil type
FAO soil type; ; FAO WRN reference group
Data group: Soil description
Values
cambisol
Species richness
Species richness
Data group: Species richness
Keywords: diversity
Values
3
4
5
2
1
Stand origin
Stand origin
Data group: Management
Values
coppice-with-standards
minimal
selective cutting
coppicing
Current management
Current management
Data group: Management
Values
coppicing
minimal
coppice-with-standards
Forest structure
Forest structure
Data group: Stand structure
Values
multiple
single
Age distribution
Age distribution
Data group: Stand age
Values
uneven
Age canopy trees
Age of canopy trees
Data group: Stand age
Values
50
60
30
45
40
Quercus cerris
Quercus cerris presence or absence
Data group: Presence data
Values
1
0
Quercus ilex
Quercus ilex presence or absence
Data group: Presence data
Values
1
0
Castanea sativa
Castanea sativa presence or absence
Data group: Presence data
Values
1
0
Quercus petraea
Quercus petraea
Data group: Presence data
Values
0
1
Ostrya carpinifolia
Ostrya carpinifolia presence or absence
Data group: Presence data
Values
0
1
QUECER basal area
Proportional basal area of Quercus cerris
Unit: proportion
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0.0710973600025851
0
0.00758220372538943
0.0670877820361563
0.0711594678672482
QUEILE basal area
Proportional basal area of Quercus ilex
Unit: proportion
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0.00255971843097259
0.00510242591670063
0.0108235646604996
0.00499025341130604
0
CASSAT basal area
Proportional basal area of Castanea sativa
Unit: proportion
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0.112616092645914
0.145375785141867
0.179298473463414
0
0.194197238323852
QUEPET basal area
Proportional basal area of Quercus petraea
Unit: proportion
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0.015849593648178
0.0394440619941578
0.039450276621117
0.0217399509341385
0
OSTCAR basal area
Proportional basal area of Ostrya carpinifolia
Unit: proportion
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0
0.00221789040502491
0.120856705762366
0.111928837214096
0.0107583475320922
OTHERS basal area
OTHERS basal area
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0.00713321765953345
0
0.00514629781053619
0.0096063710647476
0.00739918608953015
QUECER count
Number of Quercus cerris
Data group: Stand structure
Values
12
0
1
10
11
QUEILE count
Number of Quercus ilex
Data group: Stand structure
Values
10
113
0
11
1
CASSAT count
Number of Castanea sativa
Data group: Stand structure
Values
17
19
12
11
0
QUEPET count
Number of Quercus petraea
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0
12
10
1
2
OSTCAR count
Number of Ostrya carpinifolia
Data group: Stand structure
Values
0
110
1
123
11
OTHERS count
Number of non-focal species
Data group: Stand structure
Values
1
11
0
12
10