This data set includes data on the contents of sweep samples. We collected sweeps in 2014 monthly in May, June, and July in 3 locations on each of the focal watersheds. Sweeps were X m long and centered at veg points. Data consist of information about the sampling events, and sample wet mass, edible mass (combined mass of selected orders listed below). Additionally, the dataset includes the number of individuals in each of a series of size categories, total N, and mass (in grams) of the following groups: Tettigoniidae, Acrididae, other Orthoptera, Gryllidae, Odonata, Ephemeroptera, Coleoptera, Hymenoptera, Lepidoptera, Arachnida, Hemiptera, Neuroptera, Diptera, Phasmatidae, Mantidae, and “other”.
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Codes Used: Sampled by and Processed by: ADT Alaina Thomas AJH Alex Henry ALL Ashley Lysaught AMC Amanda Charpinel ASS Amie Sommers BJR Breyana Ramsey CES Chelsea Sink CRW Caitie Weichmann DJS Dylan Smith EGS Emily Samuel EJW Emily Williams HN Hunter Nedland JMG Jackie Gehrt JMM Jerusha Matthews JNB Jordann Baker LAG Logan Green LVO Logan VanOverschelde MMS Meredith Schmidt SVR Suzy Replogle Curnutt VTN Valerie Nyguyen
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