Small rodents trapped in old growth forest in Vegårshei, Norway

Latest version published by Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management on Dec 13, 2019 Norwegian University of Life Sciences (NMBU), Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management

Small rodents trapped in old growth forest over several years from 1999 to 2016. Specimen have been collected at ten different sites in Vegårshei (Aust-Agder county), but some of the localities have changed over the years due to clear cuts. Each year, 100 traps, baited with carrot, have been put out for 4 days and nights, during summer season. The main species, Myodes glareolus and Apodemus sylvaticus, have been identified and counted.

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  • Event (core)
    180
  • Occurrence 
    245

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Keywords

Samplingevent; Small rodents; mice; old growth forest

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Vidar Selås

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Vidar Selås

Who filled in the metadata:

Mari Steinert

Who else was associated with the resource:

Author
Vidar Selås

Geographic Coverage

Vegårshei, Norway

Bounding Coordinates South West [57.962, 6.899], North East [59.933, 10.635]

Project Data

No Description available

Title Possible indirect effects of climatic variations for small rodents and grouse – Population fluctuations 1920–2010 in relation to seed production and summer temperature
Funding NMBU

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Author
Vidar Selås

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers cef50838-45d9-488a-831e-3dc3fc6b62fd
https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=small-rodents