Growth of mature caged Sargassum polycystum fronds from MPAs and non-MPAs when reciprocally transplanted
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LocationViti Levu, Fiji (18º13.049’S, 177º42.968’E)
westlimit: 177.691; southlimit: -18.208; eastlimit: 177.7; northlimit: -18.204
Raw data on the growth of mature Sargassum polycystum fronds originated from marine protected and non-protected areas (MPAs and non-MPAs, respectively) in Fiji, reciprocally transplanted between these areas and protected by cages. Growth was measured as the difference between the final (30 days) and initial frond length, measured from a standard point established using a thread when the experiment was set. Details in Dell et al. 2016 Plos One. For a complete list of measurements, refer to the supplemental document 'Field_names.pdf', and a full dataset description is included in the supplemental file 'Dataset_description.pdf'. The most current version of this dataset is available at: http://www.bco-dmo.org/dataset/643915
Dataset: Sargassum mature growth - figure 2
Suggested CitationDataset: Hay, Mark, "Growth of mature caged Sargassum polycystum fronds from MPAs and non-MPAs when reciprocally transplanted", DOI:10.1575/1912/bco-dmo.644663, https://hdl.handle.net/1912/7966
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