VegBank Data Dictionary

Table (DB Name)stratumMethod
TableStratum Method
Field Stratum Assignment
DB Field Name stratumAssignment
Req'd? no
Data Type varchar (50)
Misc Flag n/a
List? closed
Definition The way that an individual's cover is assigned to the different stratum. Some methodologies allow an individul to span multiple strata and have stratumCover values in each stratum. Other methodologies require that all cover from an individual be assigned to the upper-most stratum. Further information about the specifics of stratum Methodologies that deviate from the standard practice of the stratumMethod referened in the field stratumMethod_ID should be described in methodNarrative.