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Comparing live capture methods for nutria (Myocastor coypus): single versus multicatch traps

Dates

Publication Date
Start Date
2011-03-01
End Date
2011-04-30

Citation

Sheffels, T.R., Sytsma, M.S., Carter, J., and Taylor, J.D., 2019, Comparing live capture methods for nutria (Myocastor coypus): single versus multicatch traps: U.S. Geological Survey data release, https://doi.org/10.5066/P9ZWHABB.

Summary

Data from a nutria trap type comparison study. Single catch traps were compared to muliticatch traps at the same study sites at the same time. The study site was Sauvie Island, Oregon. The data include trap location, location ownership, location cover, and number and size of animals caught in the different trap types. Study was conducted March through April 2011.

Contacts

Point of Contact :
Jacoby Carter
Originator :
Trevor R. Sheffels, Mark S. Sytsma, Jacoby Carter, Jimmy D. Taylor
Metadata Contact :
Jacoby Carter
Distributor :
U.S. Geological Survey - ScienceBase
SDC Data Owner :
Wetland and Aquatic Research Center
USGS Mission Area :
Ecosystems

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CaptureData.csv 993 Bytes
CaptureSiteData.csv 617 Bytes
nutria trap data metadata.xml
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Purpose

Test the comparitive effectiveness of different trap types.

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  • USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center

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DOI https://www.sciencebase.gov/vocab/category/item/identifier doi:10.5066/P9ZWHABB

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