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Unformatted text preview: forbs, and ferns. These were summed, and when less than 100% the remainder was assumed to be covered by leaf litter, For comparison to each ovenbird nest site a nearby “non-use” site was located for each of the nest sites. The nearby “non-use” site was randomly chosen for proximity to the actual nest site, but had to be at least 15 m from the actual nest to insure that the two sample sites did not overlap. A number of analyses were done on these nests including analyses of site characteristics, including ground cover types, and nest success. For our purposes, how would you compare the 60 oven bird nest sites with 60 adjacent “non-use” sites for the variable “percent cover of ferns”?...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course EXST 7005 taught by Professor Geaghan,j during the Fall '08 term at LSU.
- Fall '08