Dataset Overview

Count of all seedling and saplings tree species that were under 2 inches in DBH. Counts were done on each of the 10 sampling plots at each site. A 5 m^2 PVC square was placed on the perimeter of each plot and all seedlings whose stems originated in the square were counted. Seedlings were only counted if they had true leaves (More than just cotyledons).

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Estimate regeneration rates.

Data Collection Status

Data collection for this dataset is ongoing

Start date



100 records with 19 fields

Data Availability

Available for download

Data License

CC BY-SA - Attribution, Share alike license logo

Preferred Citation

Natural Resources Conservation Service, Forest Ecosystem Monitoring Cooperative, University of Vermont, USDA Forest Service, Green Mountain National Forest and Northern Research Station, and US Geological Survey. (2018) Regeneration. FEMC. Available online at:

Update Frequency

As needed

Maintenance Plan

Sampling began in 2007 and will occur every 5 years.


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