VegBank Data Dictionary

Table (DB Name)taxonImportance
TableTaxon Importance
Field Inference Area
DB Field Name inferenceArea
Req'd? no
Data Type Float
Misc Flag n/a
List? no
Definition This is the area in m2 used to infer the importance values (i.e. cover, biomass, basal area) in this record. RESERVED VALUE: -1 is used to indicate no plot boundaries were used when estimating importance values.