Counts of Waders at 15 Sites in South Africa

Description

The waders data frame has 15 rows and 19 columns. The entries are counts of waders in summer.

Usage

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Format

This data frame contains the following columns (species)

S1

Oystercatcher

S2

White-fronted Plover

S3

Kitt Lutz's Plover

S4

Three-banded Plover

S5

Grey Plover

S6

Ringed Plover

S7

Bar-tailed Godwit

S8

Whimbrel

S9

Marsh Sandpiper

S10

Greenshank

S11

Common Sandpiper

S12

Turnstone

S13

Knot

S14

Sanderling

S15

Little Stint

S16

Curlew Sandpiper

S17

Ruff

S18

Avocet

S19

Black-winged Stilt

The rows are the sites:

A = Namibia North coast
B = Namibia North wetland
C = Namibia South coast
D = Namibia South wetland
E = Cape North coast
F = Cape North wetland
G = Cape West coast
H = Cape West wetland
I = Cape South coast
J= Cape South wetland
K = Cape East coast
L = Cape East wetland
M = Transkei coast
N = Natal coast
O = Natal wetland

Source

J.C. Gower and D.J. Hand (1996) Biplots Chapman & Hall Table 9.1. Quoted as from:

R.W. Summers, L.G. Underhill, D.J. Pearson and D.A. Scott (1987) Wader migration systems in south and eastern Africa and western Asia. Wader Study Group Bulletin 49 Supplement, 15–34.

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