Ecological Archives E089-080-A1

J. Wilson White and Jennifer E. Caselle. 2008. Scale-dependent changes in the importance of larval supply and habitat to abundance of a reef fish. Ecology 89:1323–1333.

Appendix A. A summary of the sampling regime.

TABLE A1. Calendar years (1999–2005) in which SMURFs were used to estimate kelp bass (Paralabrax clathratus) larval supply ("SMURF") and benthic surveys were used to estimate kelp bass and giant kelp (Macrocystis pyrifera) stipe density ("Survey"), and the total number of years each type of data were collected at the 13 sites used in this study.

Location Site
Calendar years
Total years
Survey
SMURF
Survey
SMURF
Both
Mainland Cojo
99-05
03-05
7
3
3
Naples
99-05
01, 03-05
7
4
4
Anacapa Island East Island
99-05
00-01
7
2
2
Middle Island
00-05
00-05
6
6
6
Santa Cruz Island Forney
01-05
00-02
5
3
2
Yellowbanks
01-05
00-02
5
3
2
Scorpion
04-05
03-05
2
3
2
Valley
04-05
02-05
2
4
2
Gull Island
03-05
03-05
3
3
3
Hazards
00-05
00-05
6
6
6
Pelican
00-05
00-05
6
6
6
San Miguel Island Harris Point Reserve
04-05
03-05
2
3
2
Crook Point
03-05
03-05
3
3
3

† Kelp data not collected in 2003.


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