Data Set Citation:
When using this data, please cite the data package:
NCEAS 4500 : Porter: Putting physiology on a landscape scale , National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis , and Porter W. 2007.
Physiology and Landscape
nceas.303.2 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/nceas.303.2/nceas)
General Information:
Title:Physiology and Landscape
Identifier:nceas.303
Alternate Identifier:INTEG. AND COMP. BIOL., 42:431-453 (2002)
Abstract:
Parts of this data is available from: Porter, Warren P.,J.L. Sabo, C.R. Tracy,O.J. Reichman, and N. Ramankutty. 2002. Physiology on a Landscape Scale: Plant-Animal Interactions. Integ. And Comp. Biol. 42:431-453. It includes Microclimate input data for Sedgewidk Ranch, Los Olivos quadrangel, Animal input data used in the simulations, Physiological properties, Food properties, and Behavioral properties/options specified by user.
Keywords:None:
  • Animal Physiology and Biochemistry
None:
  • Interactions
None:
  • Feeding Habitat
None:
  • energetics
Publication Date:2007-03-05

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Organization:NCEAS 4500 : Porter: Putting physiology on a landscape scale
Organization:National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
Individual: Warren P. Porter
Organization:University of Wisconsin
Address:
250 N. Mills St,
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
Phone:
(608) 262-1719 (voice)
Email Address:
wpporter@wiscmail.wisc.edu
Data Set Contacts:
Individual: Warren P. Porter
Organization:University of Wisconsin
Address:
250 N. Mills St,
Madison, Wisconsin 53706
Phone:
(608) 262-1719 (voice)
Email Address:
wpporter@wiscmail.wisc.edu
Associated Parties:
Individual: Navin Ramankutty
Individual: John L. Sabo
Individual: Christopher R. Tracy
Individual: O. J. Reichman
Metadata Providers:
Individual: Callie Bowdish

Data Set Characteristics

Geographic Region:
Geographic Description:The data covers a wide area. Some of the data is from Sedgewick Ranch, CA.
Bounding Coordinates:
West:  -125.0000  degrees
East:  76.6167  degrees
North:  47.0833  degrees
South:  -10.0833  degrees
Time Period:
Begin:
1965
End:
2002

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Material and Methods

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INTEG. AND COMP. BIOL., 42:431-453 (2002) for details of the methods

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