Long Term Data by LTER Research Area

Vegetation Dynamics

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Conmod Pilot Study: Annual plant canopy gap and basal gap intercept data

Conmod Pilot Study: Annual vegetation transect Line Point Intercept measurements
Peters (Peters) 2008 - ongoing

2008 - ongoing


Conmod Pilot Study: Connectivity Microplot Repeat Photos Anderson (Herrick) 2008 - ongoing

East and west boundary fence plant line intercepts - percent cover for 9 species, Jornada Basin, 1982 to 1992 Anderson (Whitford) 1982 - 1992

East and west boundary fence plant line intercepts - percent cover for all species beginning 1986 Peters (Whitford) 1986 - ongoing

Plant cover in precipitation and nitrogen treatment plots (by species)

Soil water content in precipitation and nitrogen treatment plots at 2 depth profiles
Sala (Reichmann) 2006 - ongoing

2006 - ongoing


Jornada Experimental Range Permanent Quadrat Chart data beginning 1915 - plant cover

Jornada Experimental Range permanent quadrat chart data beginning 1915 - plant density
Bestelmeyer (Chapline) 1915 - ongoing

1915 - ongoing


Plant phenology transect at NPP sites Browning (Huenneke) 1992 - ongoing

NPP Study: Annual aboveground net primary production, summary by site

NPP Study: Quadrat biomass data

NPP Study: Quadrat field measurement data

NPP Study: Reference harvest data
Peters (Huenneke) 1989 - ongoing

1989 - ongoing

1989 - ongoing

1989 - ongoing


NPP Study: Annual ground-based photographs of 15 NPP sites beginning 1996 Anderson (Anderson) 1996 - ongoing

Transect plant line intercepts - percent cover by species Anderson (Cunningham) 1982 - ongoing

Line intercept data of long-term vegetation responses to shrub removal and lagomorph exclusion in a creosotebush community Bestelmeyer (Valentine) 1939 - ongoing

Plant-Animal Interactions

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Ecotone Rodent 1st Capture Metrics (abundance, biomass, energy, species richness)

Ecotone Rodent Trapping 1st Capture
Schooley (Bestelmeyer) 2004 - ongoing

2004 - ongoing


Ecotone Study: Plant Above Ground Net Primary Productivity by Plant Form

Ecotone Study: Plant Above Ground Net Primary Productivity by Site

Ecotone Study: Quadrat Plant Measurement Data
Bestelmeyer (Bestelmeyer) 2005 - ongoing

2008 - ongoing

2008 - ongoing


Jornada Experimental Range stocking rates for cattle, horses, and sheep beginning 1916 Bestelmeyer (Havstad) 1916 - ongoing

Stressor II transect line point intercept data Bestelmeyer (Havstad) 1996 - ongoing

SMES Cryptogam Crust Data

SMES rodent trapping data

SMES Study: Quadrat Leaf Litter Data

SMES Study: Quadrat Rabbit Feces Data

SMES Study: Quadrat Soil Surface Disturbance Data

SMES Study: Rabbit Survey Data

SMES termite casing data
Schooley (Lightfoot) 1995 - ongoing

1995 - 2007

1995 - ongoing

1995 - ongoing

1995 - ongoing

1996 - ongoing

1995 - ongoing


SMES Study: Quadrat Plant Cover Data

SMES Vegetation Line Intercept Data
Bestelmeyer (Lightfoot) 1995 - ongoing

1995 - 2005


Hydrology

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Hydrology natural runoff plots - runoff Anderson (Ward) 1982 - 1994

Precipitation Measured at Four Locations in the Tromble Watershed from 6/2010 to 10/2011

Soil Moisture in the Tromble Watershed from 6/2010 to 10/2011
Vivoni (Templeton) 2010 - ongoing

2010 - ongoing


Climate, Soils, and Atmosphere

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Dryfall deposition chemistry data

Wetfall deposition chemistry data
Rango (Schlesinger) 1983 - ongoing

1983 - ongoing


Biodiversity tipping bucket rain gauge data - By Event

Biodiversity tipping bucket rain gauge data - Daily Summary
Rango (Huenneke) 1996 - ongoing

1996 - ongoing


Estimated daily precipitation at the 15 ANPP sites: 1980-2010 Peters (Yao) 1980 - 2010

Evaporation pan data beginning 1983 - Jornada LTER Weather Station Rango (Whitford) 1983 - ongoing

JER standard gauge monthly precipitation data Thatcher 1915 - ongoing

Dipstick rain gauge data - LTER Weather Station

LTER Weather Station daily summary climate data

LTER Weather Station hourly summary climate data
Rango (Anderson) 1992 - ongoing

1983 - ongoing

1983 - ongoing


Monthly graduated rain gauge (GRG) precipitation at 15 NPP sites (LTER-II) Rango (Huenneke) 1989 - ongoing

NPP Soil Water Content

NPP Soil Water Content Raw Data

Soil Volumetric Water Content at the 15 NPP Sites of the Jornada Basin LTER from 1989
Duniway (Jarrell) 1989 - 2011

1989 - 2014

1989 - ongoing


Transect Soil Water Content

Transect Soil Water Content Raw Count Data
Herrick (Wierenga) 1982 - ongoing

1982 - ongoing


USDA-NOAA NWS Daily Climatological Data

USDA-NOAA NWS Monthly Summary Climatological Data
Thatcher (Wooton) 1914 - ongoing

1914 - ongoing


USDA-NOAA NWS Monthly Total Pan Evaporation Data Thatcher (Ares) 1953 - 1979

USDA-ARS Jornada Experimental Range Recording (Weighing) Rain Gauge Daily Data begins 1976 Thatcher (Garcia) 1976 - ongoing

Carbon, Nitrogen, and Micronutrients

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Termite bait data Anderson (Whitford) 1988 - 2000

Aeolian (Wind Related)

Project Dataset Responsible PI(Original) Duration Dataset package*
Conmod Pilot Study: BSNE Dust Collection Data Okin (Okin) 2008 - ongoing

Abrasion of Crust at Scrape Site Okin (Gillette) 1995 - ongoing

Horizontal sand mass flux data Derived from 5-stage BSNE collectors at 15 NPP sites and Geomet site Okin (Gillette) 1998 - ongoing

Horizontal sediment mass flux before & after the windy season from vegetation removal plots(Sediment weight at various heights) Okin (Gillette) 2008 - ongoing

Soil movement across black grama-mesquite ecotones beginning in 1933 Bestelmeyer (Campbell) 1933 - ongoing