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PIE LTER Data Catalog

Catalog of data available in the PIE Data Directory
LTER core area designations: 1 = Primary production, 2 = Organic matter, 3 = Nutrients, 4 = Disturbance, 5 = Dynamics of populations. Data set name is hyperlinked to data.

Data set

Data Set

Data Set Title

Lead PI

Begin Year

End Year

Core Area

WATERSHEDS

 

 

 

 

 

WAT-IP-HistoricalWaterBudget

Annual estimates of the water budget for the Ipswich River watershed, 1931 - 2008.

Wollheim

1931

2008

4

WAT-IP-HistoricalNitrogenBudget

Annual estimates of nitrogen loading to the Ipswich River watershed, 1993 - 2010.

Wollheim

1993

2010

3, 4

WAT-VA-Inputs

Water chemistry of the Ipswich & Parker Rivers

Wollheim

1993

2010

2, 3

WAT-VA-Load

Annual nutrient loading and yield to Plum Island Estuary

Wollheim

1993

2010

2, 3

WAT-VA-SigmaNutrients

Daily nutrients from Sigma auto samplers in various watershed locations

Wollheim

2001

2011

2, 3, 4

WAT-YSI-SIGMA-timeseries

Nutrient grab samples from 7 sites of the Ipswich and Parker Rivers

Wollheim

2001

2011

2, 3, 4

WAT-PR-ParkerDischarge01101000

Parker River daily discharge @ Byfield, MA

Wollheim

1945

2013

4

WAT-IP-IpswichDischarge01102000

Ipswich River daily discharge near Ipswich, MA

Wollheim

1930

2012

4

WAT-IP-IpswichDischarge01101500

Ipswich River daily discharge near S. Middleton, MA

Wollheim

1938

2013

4

WAT-VA-StreamNutrient

Rain event nutrient time course for 8 streams

Hopkinson

1992

1993

3, 4

WAT-IP-Catchments

Nutrients of Ipswich River, 1st to 4th order catchments

Hopkinson

1999

2000

3

WAT-MBL-IP-catchments

Nutrients of Ipswich River, 1st to 4th order catchments, to standardize IDs

Hopkinson

1999

2002

3

WAT-UNH-IP-catchments

Nutrient data set of Ipswich River headwaters with help from Ipswich River Watershed Association.

Wollheim

2001

2002

3

WAT-UNH-PR-catchments

Nutrient data set of Parker River headwaters with help from Parker River Cleanwater Watershed Association.

Wollheim

2001

2002

3

WAT-IP-1998Monthly

Nutrients of Ipswich River main stem, major tributaries

Hopkinson

1998

1999

3

WAT-IP-MonthlySampling

Nutrients of Ipswich River main stem, major tributaries

Hopkinson

1999

2001

3

WAT-VA-rainfall

Wet deposition solutes for Ipswich River basin

Hopkinson

2000

2001

3

WAT-YSI-FishBR-2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Fish Brook, Middleton, MA

Wollheim

2001

2001

4

WAT-YSI-FishBR-2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Fish Brook, Middleton, MA

Wollheim

2002

2002

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2001

2001

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2002

2002

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2003

Year 2003 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2003

2003

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2004

Year 2004 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2004

2004

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2005

Year 2005 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2005

2005

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2006

Year 2006 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2006

2006

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2007

Year 2007 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2007

2007

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2008

Year 2008 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2008

2008

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2009

Year 2009 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2009

2009

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2010

Year 2010 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2010

2010

4

WAT-YSI-Forest-2011

Year 2011 YSI continuous water quality data, Cart Creek, Newbury, MA

Wollheim

2011

2011

4

WAT-YSI-UpperIps-2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Ipswich River, North Reading, MA

Wollheim

2001

2001

4

WAT-YSI-UpperIps-2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Ipswich River, North Reading, MA

Wollheim

2002

2002

4

WAT-YSI-UpperIps-2003

Year 2003 YSI continuous water quality data, Ipswich River, North Reading, MA

Wollheim

2003

2003

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2001

2001

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2002

2002

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2003

Year 2003 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2003

2003

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2004

Year 2004 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2004

2004

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2005

Year 2005 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2005

2005

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2006

Year 2006 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2006

2006

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2007

Year 2007 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2007

2007

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2008

Year 2008 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2008

2008

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2009

Year 2009 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2009

2009

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2010

Year 2010 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2010

2010

4

WAT-YSI-Urban-2011

Year 2011 YSI continuous water quality data, Saw Mill Brook, Burlington, MA

Wollheim

2011

2011

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2005

Year 2005 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2005

2005

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2006

Year 2006 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2006

2006

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2007

Year 2007 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2007

2007

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2008

Year 2008 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2008

2008

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2009

Year 2009 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2009

2009

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2010

Year 2010 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2010

2010

4

WAT-YSI-Swamp-2011

Year 2011 YSI continuous water quality data, Cedar Swamp, Bear Brook, Reading, MA

Wollheim

2011

2011

4

 

MARSH

 

 

 

 

 

MAR-RO-Transects

Marsh vegetation along 5 transects on the Rowley River

Hopkinson

1998

1998

1, 2, 3

MAR-RO-Sedimentation

Sedimentation along five transects on the Rowley River

Hopkinson

1998

1998

2

MAR-RO-Marker-Horizon

Marsh sediment marker horizon data from Rowley marshes

Giblin

2000

2011

2, 4

MAR-RO-SET

Marsh platform SET data from Rowley marshes

Giblin

2002

2011

2, 4

MAR-PR-Porewater

Porewater nutrients, Parker River, MA

Giblin

2004

2010

2, 3

MAR-VA-Porewater

Porewater nutrients (Rowley, Parker Rivers, MA) (Wells, ME)

Morris

1998

2000

3, 4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RRA-2001

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2001

2001

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RRB-2001

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2001

2001

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RRA-2002

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2002

2002

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RRB-2002

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2002

2002

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-2003

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2003

2003

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-2004

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2004

2004

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-2006

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2006

2006

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-2007

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Hopkinson

2007

2007

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Apr2008

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Apr-Oct 2008

Giblin

2008

2008

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Oct2008

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Oct-Dec 2008

Giblin

2008

2008

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-2009

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River

Giblin

2009

2009

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Apr2010

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Apr-Sep 2010

Giblin

2010

2010

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Oct2010

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Oct-Nov 2010

Giblin

2010

2010

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Mar2011

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Mar-Sep 2011

Giblin

2011

2011

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-RR-Sep2011

Water table heights at the railroad Spartina marsh on Parker River, Sep-Nov 2011

Giblin

2011

2011

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-TA-2001

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2001

2001

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-TB-2001

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2001

2001

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-TA-2002

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2002

2002

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-TB-2002

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2002

2002

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2003

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2003

2003

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2004

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2004

2004

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2006

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2006

2006

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2007

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Hopkinson

2007

2007

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-Apr2008

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River, Apr-Oct 2008

Giblin

2008

2008

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-Oct2008

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River, Oct-Dec 2008

Giblin

2008

2008

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2009

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Giblin

2009

2009

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-2010

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River

Giblin

2010

2010

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-Mar2011

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River, Mar-Sep 2011

Giblin

2011

2011

4

MAR-PR-Wtable-T-Sep2011

Water table heights in Typha marsh on the Parker River, Sep-Nov 2011

Giblin

2011

2011

4

LTE-MP-LAC-biomassmeans

Biomass, Spartina alterniflora, aboveground, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

1999

2012

1

LTE-MP-LPC-biomassmeans

Biomass, Spartina patens, aboveground, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

2001

2012

1

LTE-MP-NAC-biomassmeans

Biomass, Spartina alterniflora, aboveground, Goat Island, North Inlet, SC

Morris

1984

2012

1

LTE-MP-LAC-productivitymeans

Annual productivity, Spartina alterniflora, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

1999

2012

1

LTE-MP-LPC-productivitymeans

Annual productivity, Spartina patens, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

2001

2012

1

LTE-MP-NAC-productivitymeans

Annual productivity, Spartina alterniflora, Goat Island, North Inlet, SC

Morris

1984

2012

1

LTE-MP-LAC-porewatermeans

Nutrient concentrations from porewater, Spartina alterniflora dominated marsh, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

1999

2012

3

LTE-MP-LPC-porewatermeans

Nutrient concentrations from porewater, Spartina patens dominated marsh, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

2000

2012

3

LTE-MP-OTC-porewatermeans

Nutrient concentrations from porewater, Typha sp. dominated marsh, Upper Parker River, Newbury, MA

Morris

2000

2012

3

LTE-MP-NAC-porewatermeans

Nutrient concentrations from porewater, Spartina alterniflora dominated marsh, Goat Island, North Inlet, SC

Morris

1994

2012

3

LTE-MP-LAC-elevationmeans

Marsh surface elevation, Spartina alterniflora dominated marsh, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

1999

2012

2, 4

LTE-MP-LPC-elevationmeans

Marsh surface elevation, Spartina patens dominated marsh, Law’s Point, Rowley River, MA

Morris

2000

2012

2, 4

LTE-MP-NAC-elevationmeans

Marsh surface elevation, Spartina alterniflora dominated marsh, Goat Island, North Inlet, SC

Morris

1996

2012

2, 4

 

WATER COLUMN

 

 

 

 

 

EST-PR-O2

Parker River Plum Island Sound, dawn & dusk metabolism transects

Hopkinson

1995

2010

1, 2, 4

EST-PR-O2info

Information data file for oxygen dawn & dusk metabolism transect file EST-PR-O2

Hopkinson

1995

2000

1, 2, 4

EST-PR-NUT

Parker River Plum Island Sound, water chemistry transects

Hopkinson

1994

2010

1, 2, 3, 4

EST-PR-PlanktonChemTax

Phytoplankton identification using HPLC and Chem Taxonomy, Plum Island Estuary

Hopkinson

2003

2012

5

EST-PR-SO-ZoopSurv

Zooplankton surveys using plankton tows along transects in the Plum Island Sound estuary

Giblin

2001

2011

5

MON-PR-MBYSI2000

Year 2000 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2000

2000

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2001

2001

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2002

2002

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2003

Year 2003 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2003

2003

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2004

Year 2004 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2004

2004

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2005

Year 2005 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2005

2005

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2006

Year 2006 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2006

2006

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2007

Year 2007 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2007

2007

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2008

Year 2008 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2008

2008

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-MBYSI2009

Year 2009 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Middle Rd.

Hopkinson

2009

2009

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-RT1AYSI2000

Year 2000 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Rt1A

Hopkinson

2000

2000

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-RT1AYSI2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Rt1A

Hopkinson

2001

2001

1, 2, 4

MON-PR-RT1AYSI2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Parker River, Rt1A

Hopkinson

2002

2002

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2000

Year 2000 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2000

2000

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2001

Year 2001 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2001

2001

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2002

Year 2002 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2002

2002

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2003

Year 2003 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2003

2003

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2004

Year 2004 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2004

2004

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2005

Year 2005 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2005

2005

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2006

Year 2006 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2006

2006

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2007

Year 2007 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2007

2007

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2008

Year 2008 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2008

2008

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2009

Year 2009 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2009

2009

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2010

Year 2010 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2010

2010

1, 2, 4

MON-SO-IBYCYSI2011

Year 2011 YSI continuous water quality data, Plum Island Sound, IBYC

Hopkinson

2011

2011

1, 2, 4

 

BENTHOS

 

 

 

 

 

BEN-PR-Flux

Benthic metabolism and nutrient cycling in Parker & Rowley Rivers

Giblin

1993

2009

3, 4

BEN-PR-Sediment

Benthic sediment porewater chemistry in Parker & Rowley Rivers

Giblin

1993

2010

2, 3

BEN-PR-Sed-NH4-Sal

Free and exchangeable ammonium in sediments of the Parker River estuary

Weston

1999

2000

3

BEN-PR-Sed-Porewater

Sediment porewater nutrients, sulfide, pH, and alkalinity in the Parker and Rowley River, Massachusetts

Giblin

1993

2004

3

BEN-PR-Sed-Redox

Sediment redox potential in the Parker and Rowley River, Massachusetts

Giblin

1993

2004

2

BEN-PR-Sed-Solids

Bulk carbon, nitrogen, porosity, chlorophyll a and phaeopigments in sediments of the Parker and Rowley Rivers, Newbury and Rowley, Massachusetts

Giblin

1993

2012

1, 2

 

HIGHER TROPHIC LEVELS

 

 

 

 

 

HTL-PIE-YearlyIsotopeSurvey

Annual stable isotope functional group surveys

Deegan

1999

2008

2, 3, 5

HTL-VA-SB2009survey

Striped bass surveys at 40 locations in Plum Island Estuary during 2009

Mather

2009

2009

5

HTL-VA-SB2009stationary

Striped bass presence/absence at 7 stations in Plum Island Estuary during 2009

Mather

2009

2009

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-1993

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 1993

Deegan

1993

1993

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-1994

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 1994

Deegan

1994

1994

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-1997

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 1997

Deegan

1997

1997

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-1998

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 1998

Deegan

1998

1998

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-1999

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 1999

Deegan

1999

1999

5

HTL-PIE-Survey-2002

Monthly aquatic macrofauna sampling during 2002

Deegan

2002

2002

5

HTL-PR-Isotope

Stable isotope survey of aquatic macrofauna in Plum Island Estuary

Deegan

1993

1994

2, 3, 5

HTL-SO-Bird

Decade average counts for selected birds in Plum Island Sound

Buchsbaum

1930

1999

5

HTL-MAR-BreedingBirds

Surveys of salt marsh breeding birds using point counts

Buchsbaum

2004

2011

5

MON-EX-PRNWR-Breeding-Birds

Breeding bird census data at the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

Buchsbaum

1994

2002

5

MON-EX-PRNWR-Salt-Marsh-Birds

Salt marsh bird census data at the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

Buchsbaum

2001

2009

5

MON-EX-PRNWR-Volunteer-Birds

Bird observations by volunteers at the Parker River National Wildlife Refuge

Buchsbaum

1994

2003

5

LTE-TIDE-NektonFlumeDensity

Nekton species counts and density from flume net collections along Rowley River tidal creeks

Deegan

2003

2011

3, 4, 5

LTE-TIDE-NektonFlumeIndividual

Nekton individual data from flume net collections along Rowley River tidal creeks

Deegan

2003

2011

3, 4, 5

LTE-TIDE-Macroinfauna

Macroinfauna counts from marsh cores along Rowley River tidal creeks

Johnson

2003

2006

3, 4, 5

LTE-TIDE-MelampusIndividBiomass

Melampus bidentatus (coffee bean snail) length and biomass measurements along Rowley River tidal creeks

Johnson

2009

2010

3, 4, 5

 

LONG TERM EXPERIMENTS

 

 

 

 

 

LTE-MP-SET-means

Summarized sediment elevation table data from marsh fertilized plots

Morris

1999

2012

2, 3, 4

LTE-MP-SET-raw

Raw sediment elevation table data from marsh fertilized plots

Morris

1999

2012

2, 3, 4

LTE-MP-NIN-SET-means

Marsh surface elevation data at a Spartina alterniflora-dominated salt marsh at Goat Island, North Inlet, Georgetown, SC.

Morris

1996

2012

2, 3, 4

LTE-MP-LPP-biomass

Vegetation biomass from Spartina patens marsh fertilized plots

Morris

2000

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-MP-LPA-biomass

Vegetation biomass from Spartina alterniflora marsh fertilized plots

Morris

1999

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-MP-LPA-elev_planter

Above- and belowground biomass of S. alterniflora in elevational marsh planter experiments

Morris

2002

2013

1, 4

LTE-MP-ORT-biomass

Biomass measurements of Typha sp. at Upper Parker River brackish marsh site.

Morris

2002

2008

1, 3

LTE-MP-NIN-biomass

Aboveground biomass data from a Spartina alterniflora-dominated salt marsh plots in North Inlet, Georgetown, SC.

Morris

1984

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-MP-LPA-productivity

Annual productivity at Spartina alterniflora-dominated salt marsh plots at Law’s Point, Rowley, MA

Morris

1999

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-MP-NIN-productivity

Annual productivity at Spartina alterniflora-dominated salt marsh plots in North Inlet, Georgetown, SC.

Morris

1985

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-MP-porewater

Nutrient concentrations from porewater samples at three marsh fertilization experimental research sites

Morris

1999

2012

3

LTE-MP-NIN-porewater

Nutrient concentrations from porewater samples at Spartina alterniflora-dominated salt marsh plots in North Inlet, Georgetown, SC.

Morris

1993

2012

3

LTE-TC-NUT

Pre-fertilization water-column nutrients in tidal creeks

Deegan

1998

2001

1, 2, 3

LTE-TC-BenChl

Pre-fertilization benthic chlorophyll concentration in tidal creeks

Deegan

1998

2002

1, 2

LTE-TIDE-BenChl

Benthic algae chlorophyl measurements along Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2003

2009

1, 2, 3, 4

LTE-TIDE-MarshPlantStemCount

Marsh plant species stem counts along Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2003

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-TIDE-MarshPlantShootStats

Marsh plant species shoot height, weight and diameters along Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2004

2012

1, 3, 4

LTE-TIDE-MarshPlantFreq

Marsh plant species frequency of occurrence along Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2004

2011

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-TIDE-MarshPlantCHN

Marsh plant species stem C:H:N data for Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2004

2011

1, 2, 3, 4

LTE-TIDE-MarshPlantCover

Marsh plant species percent cover along Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments.

Deegan

2004

2011

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-TIDE-Geomorphology

Creek morphology in Rowley River tidal creeks associated with long term fertilization experiments, Rowley and Ipswich, MA.

Deegan

2004

2012

3, 4

LTE-TIDE-LENS-2009-geotech

2009 LENS geotechnical core results

Deegan

2009

2009

2

LTE-TIDE-LENS-2009-above-bio

2009 LENS aboveground biomass

Deegan

2009

2009

1, 2

LTE-TIDE-LENS-2009-below-bio

2009 LENS belowground biomass

Deegan

2009

2009

1, 2

LTE-TC-GreenwoodIsotopes

Stable isotopes of organisms in Greenwood Creek

Deegan

2001

2001

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

LTE-MD-VEGSTN

Physical layout of sites in hayed and reference areas

Buchsbaum

2000

2000

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-VEGTRANS

Plant species presence in hayed and control areas

Buchsbaum

2000

2010

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-VEGQUADS

Vegetation cover in hayed and control areas

Buchsbaum

2000

2010

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-EARLYVEG

Vegetation biomass & shoot densities at hayed and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2000

2000

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-EOYBIOMASS

Vegetation biomass & cover, end of season at hayed and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2000

2001

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-BIRD-HAY-STN

List of stations used for bird counts in hayed and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2000

2000

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MD-BIRD-HAY-DATA

Bird observations in newly hayed and adjacent reference sites

Buchsbaum

2000

2001

1, 2, 4, 5

LTE-MF-GREENWOOD-CLUBHEAD-VEGST

Vegetation transect physical layout at the enriched and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2002

2002

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-MF-GREENWOOD-CLUBHEAD- VEGQD

Plant species percent cover at enriched and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2002

2002

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-MF-GREENWOOD-CLUBHEAD-EOY-BM

Vegetation biomass & cover, end of season at enriched and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2002

2002

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-MF-GREENWOOD-CLUBHEAD-VEGTR

Vegetation presence or absence at enriched and reference sites

Buchsbaum

2002

2002

1, 3, 4, 5

LTE-EX-ARGILLA-RM-VEGSTN

Vegetation transect physical layout on Argilla Rd and Rough Meadows

Buchsbaum

1995

2002

1, 4, 5

LTE-EX-ARGILLA-RM-VEGQUADS

Plant species percent cover at Argilla Rd and Rough Meadows marshes

Buchsbaum

1999

2002

1, 4, 5

LTE-EX-ARGILLA-RM-VEGTRANS

Plant species presence in Argilla Rd and Rough Meadows marsh

Buchsbaum

1995

2002

1, 4, 5

LTE-EX-ARGILLA-RM-PHRAGHEIGHTS

Phragmites heights at Argilla Rd and Rough Meadows marshes

Buchsbaum

1997

2002

1, 4, 5

 

SHORT TERM PROJECTS

 

 

 

 

 

STP-PR-Mesocosm

Mesocosm experiment testing quality & quantity of DOM on foodwebs

Hopkinson

1994

1994

1, 2, 3, 4, 5

PHY-PR-SF6-1996

SF6 addition concentration gradients and wind speed in Parker River

Hopkinson

1996

1996

 

PIE-Microbe-Genomics

Microbial genetic research in the environs of the PIE LTER

Giblin

2002

2011

5

 

SCHOOLYARD

 

 

 

 

 

MAR-PR-GA-TransMiddle2000

GA Parker River Middle Rd. vegetation transects during year 2000

Buchsbaum

2000

2000

5

MAR-PR-GA-TransMiddle2002

GA Parker River Middle Rd. vegetation transects during year 2002

Buchsbaum

2002

2002

5

MAR-PR-GA-TransMiddle2006

GA Parker River Middle Rd. vegetation transects during year 2006

Buchsbaum

2006

2006

5

MAR-PR-GA-TransMiddle2007

GA Parker River Middle Rd. vegetation transects during year 2007

Buchsbaum

2007

2007

5

MAR-PR-GA-TransMiddle2009

GA Parker River Middle Rd. vegetation transects during year 2009

Buchsbaum

2009

2009

5

HTL-TC-RO-GA-MusselSnail1999

GA mussel and snail presence in Rowley River tidal creeks during 1999

Deegan

1999

1999

5

HTL-TC-RO-GA-MusselSnail2000

GA mussel and snail presence in Rowley River tidal creeks during 2000

Deegan

2000

2000

5

HTL-TC-RO-GA-MusselSnail2001

GA mussel and snail presence in Rowley River tidal creeks during 2001

Deegan

2001

2001

5

HTL-TC-RO-GA-MusselSnail2002

GA mussel and snail presence in Rowley River tidal creeks during 2002

Deegan

2002

2002

5

 

CLIMATE

 

 

 

 

 

MON-PR-Met15min2000

Year 2000, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2000

2000

1

MON-PR-Met15min2001

Year 2001, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2001

2001

1

MON-PR-Met15min2002

Year 2002, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2002

2002

1

MON-PR-Met15min2003a

Year 2003, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2003

2003

1

MON-PR-Met15min2004

Year 2004, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2004

2004

1

MON-PR-Met15min2005

Year 2005, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2005

2005

1

MON-PR-Met15min2006

Year 2006, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2006

2006

1

MON-PR-Met15min2007

Year 2007, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2007

2007

1

MON-PR-Met15min2008

Year 2008, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Hopkinson

2008

2008

1

MON-PR-Met15min2009

Year 2009, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Giblin

2009

2009

1

MON-PR-Met15min2010

Year 2010, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Giblin

2010

2010

1

MON-PR-Met15min2011

Year 2011, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Giblin

2011

2011

1

MON-PR-Met15min2012

Year 2012, continuous 15 minute averages of meteorological station data

Giblin

2012

2012

1

MON-PR-MetDay

PIE meteorological station daily averages and fluxes located at Governor's Academy or Marshview Farm, Newbury, MA

Giblin

2000

2012

1

MON-SO-Met15Min2010

PIE LTER, Year 2010, wind sensor data, 15 minute intervals, from the Ipswich Bay Yacht Club pier located in Ipswich, MA

Giblin

2010

2010

1

MON-SO-Met15Min2011a

PIE LTER, Year 2011, January to September, wind sensor data, 15 minute intervals, from the Ipswich Bay Yacht Club pier located in Ipswich, MA

Giblin

2011

2011

1

 

ESTUARINE PHYSICS

 

 

 

 

 

PHY-PR-Dimensions1993-1996

Physical dimensions of the Parker River channel

Vallino

1993

1996

 

PHY-PR-DYE-1993-1996

Rhodamine dye additions to Parker River

Hopkinson

1993

1996

 

PHY-PR-SF6-1996

SF6 additions to Parker River

Hopkinson

1996

1996

 

MON-BO-Sealevel-Monthly-MSL

Monthly mean sea level (1921-2013) Boston, MA, NOAA/NOS

Giblin

1921

2013

4

MON-PT-Sealevel-Monthly-MSL

Monthly mean sea level (1912-2013) Portland, ME, NOAA/NOS

Giblin

1912

2013

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2000

Year 2000, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2000

2000

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2001

Year 2001, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2001

2001

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2002

Year 2002, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2002

2002

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2003

Year 2003, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2003

2003

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2004

Year 2004, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2004

2004

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2005

Year 2005, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2005

2005

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2006

Year 2006, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2006

2006

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2007

Year 2007, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2007

2007

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2008

Year 2008, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2008

2008

4

MON-PR-MBWatLevel2009

Year 2009, water level data, Middle Road Bridge, Parker River

Vallino

2009

2009

4

MON-PR-RT1AWatLevel2000

Year 2000, water level data, Rt 1A, Parker River

Vallino

2000

2000

4

MON-PR-RT1AWatLevel2001

Year 2001, water level data, Rt 1A, Parker River

Vallino

2001

2001

4

MON-PR-RT1AWatLevel2002

Year 2002, water level data, Rt 1A, Parker River

Vallino

2002

2002

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2000

Year 2000, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2000

2000

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2001

Year 2001, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2001

2001

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2002

Year 2002, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2002

2002

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2003

Year 2003, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2003

2003

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2004

Year 2004, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2004

2004

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2005

Year 2005, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2005

2005

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2006

Year 2006, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2006

2006

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2007

Year 2007, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2007

2007

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2008

Year 2008, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2008

2008

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2009

Year 2009, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2009

2009

4

MON-SO-IBYCWatLevel2010

Year 2010, water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2010

2010

4

MON-SO-IBYCRLS2011-2012

Year 2011-2012, RLS water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2011

2012

4

MON-SO-IBYCRLS2013

Year 2013, RLS water level data, Ipswich Bay Yacht Club, Plum Island Sound

Vallino

2013

ongoing

4

 

GIS  & MAPS

 

 

 

 

 

GIS-VA-PIEGIS

Longitude and latitude of various PIE-LTER sampling sites

Hopkinson

1994

present

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_anderson

Ipswich watershed land use 1971, 1985, 1991, 1999 according to MassGIS and Anderson Level 1

Pontius

1971

1999

4

GIS-IP-ip30_info_aspect

Ipswich Watershed aspect model.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_dem

Ipswich Watershed Digital Elevation Model using 30m grid.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_hydrology

Ipswich Watershed hydrology map to be used to generate a hydrologically corrected Digital Elevation Model.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_nutrientsamplesites

Ipswich Watershed single pixel locations of nutrient sampling sites in the Ipswich River Watershed.

Pontius

1999

1999

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_open_protection

Ipswich Watershed areas defined as protected and recreational open space.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_open_purpose

Primary use of Ipswich Watershed areas defined as protected and recreational open space.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_open_status

Status of Ipswich Watershed areas defined as protected and recreational open space.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_roads

Ipswich Watershed roads taken from MassGIS.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_slope

Ipswich Watershed slope model generated from Digital Elevation Model.

Pontius

2002

2002

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_townmask

Shows the entirety of towns that have area within the Ipswich River Watershed..

Pontius

2001

2001

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_towns

Shows the areas of towns that are located within the Ipswich River Watershed.

Pontius

2001

2001

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_townsvector

Shows the areas of towns that are located within the Ipswich River Watershed, vector form.

Pontius

2001

2001

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_wetlands

Shows locations of wetlands within the Ipswich study area.

Pontius

2001

2001

 

GIS-IP-ip30_info_window

This map shows the extent of the Ipswich River Watershed study area.

Pontius

2001

2001

 

GIS-p_arc_vector_01

Massachusetts State land use areas for the Parker and Ipswich River watersheds 1971, 1985, 1991, 1999 (21 and 37 land use classifications)

Pontius

1971

1999

4

GIS-p_landuse7_1971_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1971, Anderson Level 1, 7 land use classifications.

Pontius

1971

1971

4

GIS-p_landuse7_1985_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1985, Anderson Level 1, 7 land use classifications.

Pontius

1985

1985

4

GIS-p_landuse7_1991_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1991, Anderson Level 1, 7 land use classifications.

Pontius

1991

1991

4

GIS-p_landuse7_1999_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1999, Anderson Level 1, 7 land use classifications.

Pontius

1999

1999

4

GIS-p_landuse21_1971_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1971, 21 land use classifications.

Pontius

1971

1971

4

GIS-p_landuse21_1985_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1985, 21 land use classifications.

Pontius

1985

1985

4

GIS-p_landuse21_1991_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1991, 21 land use classifications.

Pontius

1991

1991

4

GIS-p_landuse21_1999_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1999, 21 land use classifications.

Pontius

1999

1999

4

GIS-p_landuse37_1985_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1985, 37 land use classifications.

Pontius

1985

1985

4

GIS-p_landuse37_1991_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1991, 37 land use classifications.

Pontius

1991

1991

4

GIS-p_landuse37_1999_01

Massachusetts State land use for towns in the Ipswich River watershed for 1999, 37 land use classifications.

Pontius

1999

1999

4

GIS-p_mask_01

Plum Island Ecosystems Mask (Idrisi raster)

Pontius

1999

1999

 

GIS-p_mask_vector_01

Plum Island Ecosystems Mask (Idrisi vector)

Pontius

1999

1999

 

GIS-p_towns_01

Plum Island Ecosystems Towns (Idrisi raster)

Pontius

1999

1999

 

GIS-p_towns_vector_01

Plum Island Ecosystems Towns (Idrisi vector)

Pontius

1999

1999

 

GIS-p_watersheds_01

Plum Island Ecosystems Watersheds (Idrisi vector)

Pontius

2000

2000

 

WAT-GIS-Anderson1-Landuse

Anderson Level 1 land use for the Parker, Rowley and Ipswich River watersheds years 1971, 1985, 1991 and 1999

Pontius

1971

1999

4

WAT-RGIS-120m-FlowDirection

Gridded flow direction (i.e. river network) of the watersheds draining to Plum Island Sound

Wollheim

2007

2007

 

WAT-RGIS-120m-DirectDrainOrder

Gridded data set identifying for each pixel the stream order that drainage from the pixel initially enters into the Ipswich or Parker river network

Wollheim

2007

2007

 

WAT-RGIS-120m-CellLength

GIS data layer is a gridded data set of cell length, corresponding with an estimate of river length, for rivers in Plum Island Sound watershed

Wollheim

2007

2007

 

WAT-RGIS-120m-Distance2Ocean

GIS data layer is a gridded data set of the estimated distance (km) to ocean from each point in the gridded river network

Wollheim

2007

2007

 

WAT-RGIS-120m-UpstreamArea

GIS data layer is a gridded data set of the contributing area to each grid cell for rivers in Plum Island Sound watershed

Wollheim

2007

2007

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



 
This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Cooperative Agreement #OCE-9726921, #OCE-0423565, #OCE-1058747. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in the material are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Science Foundation.