Evaluating created wetlands for bird diversity and reproductive success

SND-ID: 2021-90

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Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Ineta Kačergytė - Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Ecology, Landscape Ecology Unit orcid

Description

The conducted study was done in order to investigate what habitat characteristics could explain breeding wetland bird diversity and reproductive success in created wetlands in Uppland, Sweden. The geographical study units were individual wetlands. For each wetland, the data contains all environmental variables considered and estimated within the study (Landscape forest within 1 km buffer, Urban area within 1km buffer, Neighbouring wetlands within 3 km buffer, Size, area of open islands, area of wooded islands, Water vegetation, Local forest (50 m around shoreline), Flooded area, Year of creation, Inflow of water from other sources, Number of ponds within the wetlands, and whether the wetland is managed), as well as species richness, pair abundance, chick abundance and information on whether species succeeded to reproduce.

Language

English

Research principal, contributors, and funding

Funding 1

  • Funding agency: Stiftelsen Oscar och Lili Lamms Minne

Funding 2

  • Funding agency: FORMAS

Funding 3

  • Funding agency: Swedish environmental protection agency
Protection and ethical review

Data contains personal data

No

Method

Time period(s) investigated

2018-05-15–2018-08-20

Geographic coverage

Geographic spread

Geographic location: Stockholm County, Uppland Province

Publications

Kačergytė, I., Arlt, D., Berg, Å., Żmihorski, M., Knape, J., Rosin, Z. M., & Pärt, T. (2021). Evaluating created wetlands for bird diversity and reproductive success. Biological Conservation, 257, 109084.
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.biocon.2021.109084

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Dataset
Data for the scientific article "Evaluating created wetlands for bird diversity and reproductive success"

Description

Data: data contains bird inventories in created wetlands in Uppland, Sweden.

Data collection description:
Four standardised wetland bird inventories of the 89 created biodiversity wetlands in Sweden took place during the breeding season in 2018: twice during the period when birds were settling or started breeding (14-29 May, "settlement stage"), and twice during the chick-rearing period (18 June - 3 July, "reproductive stage"). The data includes all wetland species except for passerines, and wa

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Citation

Ineta Kačergytė. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Ecology, Landscape Ecology Unit (2021). <em>Data for the scientific article "Evaluating created wetlands for bird diversity and reproductive success"</em>. Swedish National Data Service. Version 1. <a href="https://doi.org/10.5878/04dn-pw77">https://doi.org/10.5878/04dn-pw77</a>

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Data format / data structure

Numeric

Creator/Principal investigator(s)

Ineta Kačergytė - Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Department of Ecology, Landscape Ecology Unit orcid

Variables

22

Published: 2021-03-29
Last updated: 2021-06-17