Skip to main content

Dataset: A Time Series of Herbaceous Annual Cover in the Sagebrush Ecosystem

Citation

Great Basin Landscape Conservation Cooperative(administrator), Stephen Boyte(Principal Investigator), Bruce Wiley(Co-Investigator), Dataset: A Time Series of Herbaceous Annual Cover in the Sagebrush Ecosystem

Summary

We integrated 250-m enhanced Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (eMODIS) Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) with land cover, biogeophysical (e.g., soils, topography) and climate data into regression-tree software (Cubist®). We integrated this data to create a time series of spatially explicit predictions of herbaceous annual vegetation cover in sagebrush ecosystems, with an emphasis on annual grasses. Annual grass cover in sagebrush ecosystems is highly variable year-to-year because it is strongly dependent on highly variable weather patterns, particularly precipitation timing and totals. Annual grass cover also reflects past disturbances and management decisions. We produced 17 consecutive years (2000 – 2016) [...]

Contacts

Attached Files

Click on title to download individual files attached to this item.

md_metadata.json 11.53 KB
metadata.xml
Potential Metadata Source

View
36.19 KB

Communities

  • Great Basin Landscape Conservation Cooperative
  • LC MAP - Landscape Conservation Management and Analysis Portal

Associated Items

Tags

Provenance

generated using ADIwg mdTranslator 2.6.1

Additional Information

Identifiers

Type Scheme Key
urn:uuid urn:uuid 5b19ffb4-09c8-4e37-abc2-75b5a57c391b

Item Actions

View Item as ...

Save Item as ...

View Item...