Long-term monitoring of bird presence is performed on Konza Prairie. The purpose was to determine bird species phenology of occurrence on entire Konza Prairie. Data on the presence, including documented nesting, of all bird species is recorded weekly in five-year periods e.g. 1980-1984, 1985-1989, 1990-1994.
Location of Sampling Stations: Konza Prairie – entire area
Frequency of Sampling: Continuous
Variable Measured: Species presence
Methods: Direct observation
Form of Data Output: By species and by week, either present or not present, accumulated over five-year period. Separate file for every five-year period; e.g. all records up to 1984, 1985-1989, 1990-1996, etc.
For additional metadata information see: http://lter.konza.ksu.edu/sites/default/files/DC.pdf
For additional methods information see: http://lter.konza.ksu.edu/sites/default/files/MM.pdf