Data from: Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats

Filbee-Dexter K, Scheibling RE

Date Published: November 5, 2013

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.2s7mc

 

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Title Detrital kelp data from: Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats. A Canadian Healthy Oceans Network Ecosystem Function Project, EF-11
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Description Detrital kelp % cover measured in deep regions adjacent to kelp beds before and after Hurricane Earl hit the coast of Nova Scotia in Sept 2010. Data collected with video transects at 8 sites in St Margarets Bay and Sambro Island, near Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Depth (m) and date of transect are recorded.
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Title Kelp cover data from: Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats. A Canadian Healthy Oceans Network Ecosystem Function Project, EF-11
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Description Kelp % cover measured in shallow kelp beds (5-25 m depth range) before and after Hurricane Earl hit the coast of Nova Scotia in Sept 2010. Data were collected with video transects at 8 sites in St Margarets Bay and Sambro Island, near Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada. Depth (m) and date of transect are recorded.
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Title Urchin and drift kelp data from: Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats. A Canadian Healthy Oceans Network Ecosystem Function Project, EF-11.
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Description Percent cover of drift kelp and sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus droebachiensis) density measured from August 2010 to Feb 2011 in a deep sedimentary basin off Owl's Head, St Margarets Bay. Depth in m.
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Filbee-Dexter K, Scheibling RE (2012) Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats. Marine Ecology Progress Series 455: 51-64. http://dx.doi.org/10.3354/meps09667

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Filbee-Dexter K, Scheibling RE (2012) Data from: Hurricane-mediated defoliation of kelp beds and pulsed delivery of kelp detritus to offshore sedimentary habitats. Dryad Digital Repository. http://dx.doi.org/10.5061/dryad.2s7mc
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