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Activity patterns in regional and long-distance migrant bat species during the fall and spring along ridgelines in the central Appalachians, 2015-2017

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Start Date
2015
End Date
2017

Citation

Muthersbaugh, M.S., and Ford, W.M., 2018, Activity patterns in regional and long-distance migrant bat species during the fall and spring along ridgelines in the central Appalachians, 2015-2017: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9C7SFXJ.

Summary

Data contain zero-crossing, frequency acoustic detector locations, date to hour, species of bats recorded and identified and various wind and precipitation values associated with either day or hour for ridges,sideslopes and valleys at 5 locations in western Virginia's Appalachian Mountains.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
William M Ford
Originator :
William M Ford, Michael S Muthersbaugh
Metadata Contact :
William M Ford
Publisher :
U.S. Geological Survey
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Cooperative Research Units
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems

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Fall and Spring Data Frame.csv 9.49 MB
Fall and Spring Data Frame Metadata.xml
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Purpose

Data were obtained to document fall and spring activity and migration patterns of migratory bats in the Appalachians to inform potential wind energy siting information needs.

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  • Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units
  • USGS Data Release Products

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9C7SFXJ

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