Runoff and erosion from small forest watersheds on the Boise Basin Experimental Forest

Research Data Publication File Index

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_metadata_RDS-2021-0029.html   Metadata file in HTML format containing a description of the content, quality, and other characteristics of the data.
_metadata_RDS-2021-0029.xml   Metadata file in Extensible Markup Language (XML) format containing a description of the content, quality, and other characteristics of the data.
2004-2009_BBEF_BR_BannockCk_24hrWeather.csv \Data Comma-delimited ASCII text file containing 24 hour weather data from 2004 to 2009 from the Boise Basin Creek Experimental Forest (BBEF) Bannock Creek weather station.
2004-2009_BBEF_BR_WFBannockCrk_RGprecip.csv \Data Comma-delimited ASCII text file containing daily totals of precipitation from 2004 to 2010 from the BBEF West fork of Bannock Creek.
2004-2009_BBEF_BR_WS#_Runoff.csv \Data Comma-delimited ASCII text files (6) containing 2004-2009 hillslope runoff data for the specified BBEF watershed (WS) # (where # = 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 9).
2005-2009_BBEF_BR_SoilLoss_WS9.csv \Data Comma-delimited ASCII text file containing 2005-2009 soil loss data for the BBEF watershed 9.
2006-2010_BBEF_BR_GroundCover.csv \Data Comma-delimited ASCII text file containing 2006, 2008-2010 BBEF ground cover measurements.
BBEF_BR_LocMap.mpk \Data\GIS ArcGIS Map Package file containing a map of the location and layout of the 10 watershed boundaries, snow course points and weather stations of the BBEF study. A PDF version of this map is also available: \Supplements\BBEF_BR_LocMap.pdf.
hillshade.tif \Data\GIS\BBEF_BR_Rasters Georeferenced TIF file generated within the ArcGIS platform, which helps display the shaded relief of the hillslope, generated from the DEM downloaded from the NRCS Data Gateway web site: https://datagateway.nrcs.usda.gov/ (accessed 11/11/2020).
bbef_nad27_DRG.img \Data\GIS\BBEF_BR_Rasters Georeferenced IMG (image) file, downloaded from the NRCS Data Gateway web site: https://datagateway.nrcs.usda.gov/ (accessed 11/11/2020). The file represents the topographic features of the BBEF area.
RainGauge.shp \Data\GIS\BBEF_BR_Shapefiles Georeferenced ArcGIS generated shapefile (and associated files) containing a visual representation of the GPS logged data of the installed rain gauge.
WeatherStation.shp \Data\GIS\BBEF_BR_Shapefiles Georeferenced ArcGIS generated shapefile (and associated files) containing a visual representation of the GPS logged data of the installed weather station.
ws#_gps.shp \Data\GIS\BBEF_BR_Shapefiles Georeferenced ArcGIS generated shapefiles (11) (and associated files) containing a visual representation of the GPS logged boundary data of BBEF watershed (WS) # (where # = 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, and 11). Variables for the watersheds can be found in \Supplements\BBEF_SmallWatershedParameters.pdf.
2005_BBEF_ForestStudyPlan.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file outlining the study plan for 2005 "Altering forest structures and composition in forests containing insect and disease through silvicultural applications at the Boise Basin Experimental Forest: An emphasis on vegetation structure and wood decomposition."
BBEF_BR_LocMap.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file containing a map and inset location of the BBEF watersheds and weather stations.
BBEF_SmallWatershedParameters.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file containing a table outlining the variable characteristics of each watershed at BBEF.
BBEF_SmallWatershed_treatment_schedule.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file containing a table reflecting the year of treatment and type of the watersheds at the BBEF site.
BBEF3_Flume.jpg \Supplements Joint Photograph Experts Group (JPEG) image file that shows flume set up for the watersheds at both the BBEF and Priest River Experimental Forest (PREF).
BBEF7_Spring2009.jpg \Supplements JPEG image file which shows water captured behind the weir but not able to measure at the BBEF watershed 7 during the spring of 2009, may apply to the weirs installed at PREF.
BBEF10_VeeNotchWeir.jpg \Supplements JPEG image file that shows the V-notch weir set up for the watersheds at both the BBEF and PREF.
FieldProcedures_Cover_watersheds.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file outlining the methods of logging cover percent on the watersheds.
ProXR_3-2001.pdf.pdf \Supplements Portable Document Format file containing the performance testing of the Trimble Pathfinder Pro XR GPS.
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