Status: 

Completed

Title

Regeneration after Hurricane Hugo woody species more than 1m tall (9ha grid, El Verde) (Large 9Ha Grid)
Summary

Short name: 

LUQMetadata38

Data set ID: 

38

Abstract: 

The purpose of this data set is to document vegetation damage and recovery following Hurricane Hugo, a borderline category 3-4 hurricane with winds from 130 to 160mph (110kts) and a pressure of 945 to 946.1 mb, which hit Puerto Rico in September 18th, 1989.

Dates
Date Range: 
1990-06-06 04:00:00 to 1994-11-02 04:00:00

Publication Date: 

2010-04-05 04:00:00
People

Owner/Creator: 

Contact: 

Additional Project roles: 

Name: Eda Melendez-Colom Role: Data Manager
Name: D. Jean Lodge Role: Associated Researcher
Name: Nickolas Brokaw Role: Associated Researcher
Methodology

Methods: 

All woody species >/m in lenght in 2x2 m plot (excluding vines but including palms) were tagged and heigth and basal diameter measured. (see detailed protocol)

Status: 

Completed

Time Period: 

Short-Term