datasetposted on 08.11.2019 by Sara Tomiolo, Mark Bilton, Katja Tielborger
Datasets usually provide raw data for analysis. This raw data often comes in spreadsheet form, but can be any collection of data, on which analysis can be performed.
Arid_communities.csv: data set used for graphs in Appendix 1 on communities emerging from arid soil origins. Variables: • Climate: provides information on the whether the plots are located at at Mediterranean (M) or the semi-arid (SA) or arid (A) site, • Block: identifies the number of the block where plots are found • plot: identifies the plot • Soil: provides information on the origin of the soil, Mediterranean (M), semi-arid (SA) or arid (A) • Richness: total number of species in each plot • TotalDensity: Total number of individuals in each plot • ShannonWiener: Shannon-Wiener index calculated per each plot