Datasets Organized by LTER Core Areas

Data Set Title Investigator Core Areas Date Range
AET01 Konza prairie grass reference evapotranspiration Dr. Trisha Moore Climate/Hydrology 2000 to 2018
AGW01 Long-term measurement of groundwater physical and chemical properties from wells on watershed N04D Dr. Gwendolyn Lee Macpherson Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1990 to 2014
AGW02 Measurement of groundwater physical and chemical properties from wells in contrasting land uses near Kings Creek Dr. Walter K. Dodds Inorganic Nutrients 1996 to 2015
AGW03 Konza Prairie Long-term high frequency groundwater level and temperature from wells on N04d Dr. Gwendolyn Lee Macpherson Climate/Hydrology 2004 to 2013
ANA01: Weekly measurement of precipitation volume and chemistry collected as part of the national atmospheric deposition program Dr. John M. Blair Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1982 to 2012
APT01 Daily precipitation amounts measured at multiple sites across konza prairie Dr. Jesse Nippert Climate/Hydrology 1982 to 2016
APT02 Monthly temperature and precipitation records from Manhattan, KS Dr. John M. Briggs Inorganic Nutrients 1891 to 2006
ASD02 Stream discharge measured at the flumes on watershed N04D Dr. Walter K. Dodds Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1985 to 2012
ASD04 Stream discharge measured at the flumes on watershed N20B Dr. Walter K. Dodds Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1987 to 2012
ASD05 Stream discharge measured at the flumes on watershed N01B Dr. Walter K. Dodds Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1987 to 2012
ASD06 Stream discharge measured at the flumes on watershed N02B Dr. Walter K. Dodds Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1987 to 2012
ASM01 Soil water content measured by neutron probe Dr. Jesse Nippert Climate/Hydrology 1983 to 2015
ASR01 Short-term assessment of effects of burning on infiltration, runoff, and sediment and nutrient loss on Tallgrass Prairie using rainfall simulation Dr. Trisha Moore Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1989
ASS01 Suspended sediments in streams impacted by prescribed buring, grazing and woody vegetation removal at Konza Prairie Dr. Walter K. Dodds Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 2009 to 2016
AST01 Soil temperature measured in burned, burned-clipped, and unburned plots at Konza Prairie Dr. John M. Briggs Disturbance, Climate/Hydrology 1987 to 1993
ASW01 Stream water quality at the flumes on watersheds N04D and N02B and at the Shane Creek crossing on watershed SA at Konza Prairie Dr. Walter K. Dodds Inorganic Nutrients 2008 to 2010
AWE01 Meteorological data from the konza prairie headquarters weather station Dr. Jesse Nippert Climate/Hydrology 1982 to 2016
AWT01 Water temperature measured at irregular intervals (coincident with water sample collection) in Konza Prairie streams Dr. Walter K. Dodds Climate/Hydrology
AWT02 Water temperature measured continuously in Konza Prairie streams Dr. Walter K. Dodds Climate/Hydrology 1986 to 2010
BGPVC Plant species composition in the Belowground Plot Experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. John M. Blair Disturbance, Populations 1989 to 2016
BMS01 Mycorrhizae spore density and composition in the Belowground Plot Experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. David C. Hartnett Disturbance, Populations 1987
BNS01 Nematodes density and composition in the Belowground Plot Experiment at Konza Prairie Timothy C. Todd Disturbance, Populations 1987 to 2012
CBC01 Weekly record of bird species observed on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 1971 to 1996
CBD01 Date of occurence for bird species observed on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 1971 to 1992
CBH01 Konza Prairie Bison Herd Information Dr. John M. Briggs Populations 1994 to 2016
CBN01 Records of breeding activities for birds on Konza Dr. Brett K. Sandercock Populations 1971 to 1992
CBP01 Variable distance line-transect sampling of bird population numbers in different habitats on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 1981 to 2009
CBS01 Capture records of (mainly) Grasshopper Sparrows on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 2013 to 2016
CBS02 Nests of Grasshopper Sparrows on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 2013 to 2016
CBS03 Grasshopper sparrow surveys: densities, reproductive index, and locations of marked individuals on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 2013 to 2016
CBS04 Sweep sample data: prey estimates for Grasshopper Sparrows on Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 2014 to 2015
CBS05 Estimates of vegetation structure and composition collected on Konza Prairie watersheds and on the nearby Rannell’s Preserve Dr. Alice Boyle Disturbance, Populations 2014 to 2016
CFC01 Kings Creek long-term fish and crayfish community sampling at Konza at Konza Prairie Dr. Keith B Gido Populations 1995 to 2015
CFP01 Fish population on selected watersheds at Konza Prairie Dr. Keith B Gido Populations 1995 to 2016
CGP01 Gall-insect Densities on Selected Plant Species in Watersheds with Different Fire Frequencies Dr. David C. Hartnett Disturbance, Populations 1988 to 1996
CGR01 Sweep Sampling of Grasshoppers on Konza Prairie LTER Watersheds in 1981 Only Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations 1981
CGR02 Sweep Sampling of Grasshoppers on Konza Prairie LTER watersheds (1982-present) Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations 1982 to 2013
CGR03 Effects of Spring Burning on Grasshopper Nymphs (1982) Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations 1982
CGR05 Effects of fire frequency on composition of grasshopper assemblages (1983) Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations 1983
CMY01 Mycorrhizal Colonization and Plant Community Responses to Long-term Suppression of Mycorrhizal Fungi Dr. Gail W. T. Wilson Primary Production, Populations 1991 to 1995
CPC01 Annual Census of Greater Prairie Chickens on Leks at Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 1981 to 2008
CPC02 Census of greater prairie chicken on leks at Konza Prairie Dr. Alice Boyle Populations 2000 to 2004
CSA02 Soil Macroarthropod Densities and Biomass on annually burned and unburned watersheds Dr. John M. Blair Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 1983
CSM01 Seasonal Summary of Numbers of Small Mammals on 14 LTER Traplines in Prairie Habitats at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 2013
CSM02 Seasonal summary of numbers of small mammals on the four LTER gallery forest and limestone ledges traplines in wooded habitats at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 1988
CSM03 Seasonal summary of numbers of small mammals on the two LTER traplines in planted grassland (Brome fields) habitats at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 1986
CSM04 Seasonal summary of numbers of small mammals on the eight LTER seasonal burn traplines in prairie habitats at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1994 to 2011
CSM05 Seasonal summary of numbers of small mammals on the six LTER traplines in prairie habitats on which fire regime has been reversed at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1999 to 2010
CSM06 Seasonal summary of numbers of small mammals on miscellaneous traplines in prairie habitats that were trapped from 1 to 11 years at Konza Prairie Dr. Donald W. Kaufman Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 1993
CSM08 Small mammal host-parasite sampling data for 16 linear trapping transects located in 8 LTER burn treatment watersheds at Konza Prairie Dr. Andrew Hope Disturbance, Populations 2016
GFE01 Ghost Fire: an experimental manipulation of fire effects on multi-trophic community dynamics in the ungrazed uplands of unburned and annually burned watersheds of Konza Prairie Dr. Lydia Zeglin, Dr. Melinda D. Smith Primary Production, Disturbance, Populations 2014 to 2016
GIS00: GIS Coverages defining the site boundary of Konza Prairie (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS01: GIS Coverages defining internal boundaries of Konza Prairie (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS02 GIS Coverages defining the Konza Prairie experimental watershed treatments Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS05 GIS Coverages Defining Konza Prairie Burn History (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS10: GIS Coverage defining roads in and around Konza Prairie (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS11: A GIS Coverage defining nature trails on Konza Prairie (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS13 GIS Coverages Defining Konza Wildfire and Supplementary Burn History (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS17 A GIS Coverage Defining Roads in and around Konza Prairie (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS18 GIS Coverage Defining Nature Trails on Konza Prairie (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS19 A GIS Coverage defining permanent structures on Konza Prairie (1977-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1977 to 2016
GIS20 GIS Coverages Defining Konza Elevations Dr. John M. Briggs 2006 to 2010
GIS21 GIS coverages defining water bodies on Konza Prairie (1972-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1972 to 2016
GIS22: GIS Coverage defining soils (SSURGO) on Konza Prairie (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS30 GIS Coverages Defining Sample Locations for Abiotic Datasets on Konza Prairie (1972-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1972 to 2016
GIS35 GIS Coverages Defining Sample Locations for Belowground Datasets on Konza Prairie (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2014
GIS40 GIS Coverages Defining the Sample Locations of Konza Consumer Data (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS45 GIS Coverages Defining the Konza Nutrient Data Sample Locations (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS50 Coverages Defining the Konza Producer Data Sample Locations (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS55 GIS Coverages Defining the Konza HQ Irrigation System (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2016
GIS60 GIS Coverages Defining Other Konza Sample and Research Areas (1982-present) Dr. John M. Briggs 1982 to 2014
KFH01 Konza Prairie Fire History Dr. John M. Briggs Disturbance 1972 to 2017
KIC01 Konza Prairie Terrestrial Arthropods Species List Dr. Anthony Joern Populations 1977 to 2014
NBC01 Konza Prairie Belowground Plot Experiment: Soil Chemistry responses to experimental manipulations of fire, nutrients and mowing Dr. John M. Blair Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 1987
NBP01 Nitrogen and Phosphorus in Bulk Precipitation at Konza Prairie Dr. John M. Blair Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1982 to 2013
NBS01 Belowground Plot Experiment: Soil Water Chemistry from Lysimeters Dr. John M. Blair Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 1997 to 1998
NPL01 Litterfall inputs to soil surface in watersheds with different fire treatments Dr. John M. Blair Organic Matter, Inorganic Nutrients 1981 to 1990
NSC01 Chemistry and Physical Characteristics of Soils from Konza LTER Watersheds with different fire and grazing treatments Dr. John M. Blair Organic Matter, Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 1981 to 2012
NSW01 Soil Water Chemistry from Porous Cup Lysimeters on Watersheds With Different Fire Treatment Dr. John M. Blair Inorganic Nutrients 1982 to 1989
NTF01 Volume and Chemistry of Throughfall in Tallgrass Prairie Dr. John M. Blair Inorganic Nutrients, Climate/Hydrology 1982 to 1995
NUT01 Nutrient Network: Investigating the roles of nutrient availability and vertebrate herbivory on grassland structure and function at Konza Prairie Dr. Kimberly La Pierre, Dr. Melinda D. Smith Primary Production, Inorganic Nutrients, Populations 2007 to 2015
NWC01 Stream Water Chemistry for the King's Creek Drainage Basin on Konza Prarie Dr. Walter K. Dodds Inorganic Nutrients 1983 to 2015
NWC02 Stream Water Conductivity for the King's Creek Drainage Basin on Konza Prarie Dr. Walter K. Dodds Inorganic Nutrients 1983 to 1993
OMB01 Microbial biomass in the Belowground Plot Experiment at Konza Prairie (1989-1999) Dr. Charles W. Rice Organic Matter, Inorganic Nutrients 1989 to 1999
OPD01 Konza Prairie standing dead and litter decomposition (1981-1983) Dr. John M. Blair Organic Matter 1982 to 1983
PAB01 Aboveground Net Primary Productivity of Tallgrass Prairie Based on Accumulated Plant Biomass on Core LTER Watersheds (001d, 004b, 020b) Dr. John M. Blair, Dr. Jesse Nippert Primary Production 1984 to 2015
PAB02 Biweekly Measurement of Aboveground Net Primary Productivity on an Unburned and Annually Burned Watershed Dr. Alan K. Knapp Primary Production, Disturbance 1984 to 2000
PAB03 Aboveground Primary Productivity of Tallgrass Prairie Based on Accumulated Plant Biomass on LTER Watersheds Burned at Different Seasons Dr. John M. Blair, Dr. Jesse Nippert Primary Production, Disturbance 1994 to 2013
PAB04 Aboveground Primary Productivity of Tallgrass Prairie Based on Accumulated Plant Biomass on Miscellaneous LTER Watersheds Dr. Jesse Nippert Primary Production 1984 to 2014
PAB05 Aboveground Net Primary Productivity of Tallgrass Prairie Based on Accumulated Plant Biomass on the LTER Fire Reversal Experiment Watersheds Dr. Jesse Nippert Primary Production, Disturbance 1997 to 2015
PBB01 Belowground Plot Experiment: Aboveground biomass to estimate plant productivity Dr. John M. Blair, Dr. Lydia Zeglin Primary Production, Disturbance 1986 to 2015
PBB02 Belowground Plot Experiment: Biomass and nutrient content of Rhizomes Dr. Charles W. Rice, Dr. Lydia Zeglin Primary Production, Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 1987 to 1994
PBB03 Belowground Plot Experiment: Belowground plot experiment: biomass and nutrient content of Roots Dr. Charles W. Rice, Dr. Lydia Zeglin Primary Production, Disturbance, Inorganic Nutrients 1989 to 1994
PBG01 Plant species composition in the Patch Burning-grazing Experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations 2008 to 2016
PBG02 Aboveground primary productivity within permanent and rotating grazing exclosures in the Patch-Burn Grazing Experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. David C. Hartnett Primary Production, Disturbance 2010 to 2013
PBG03 Disk pasture meter measurements to estimate plant standing biomass in the Patch-Burn Grazing experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. Anthony Joern Primary Production, Disturbance 2011 to 2016
PBG04 Reproductive effort of Big Bluestem, Indiangrass and Little Bluestem in the Patch-Burn Grazing Experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. David C. Hartnett Primary Production, Disturbance, Populations 2012 to 2015
PBG07 Grasshopper density in the Patch- Burn Grazing experiment at Konza Prairie Dr. Anthony Joern Disturbance, Populations
PEB01 Aboveground Net Primary Productivity of Tallgrass Prairie Based on Accumulated Plant Biomass in Grazing Exclsoures on Bison-Grazed Watersheds Dr. David C. Hartnett Primary Production, Disturbance 1992 to 2012
PFS01 Reproductive effort of Big Bluestem, Indiangrass, and Little Bluestem on belowground plots Dr. David C. Hartnett Primary Production, Populations 1986 to 1988
PGL01 Litterfall Collection in Riparian Gallery Forest at Konza Prairie Dr. John M. Briggs Primary Production, Organic Matter 1981 to 2013
PPH01 Phenology of Selected Plant Species at Konza Prairie Dr. Jesse Nippert Populations, Climate/Hydrology 1981 to 1987
PPL01 Konza Prairie Long-Term Phosphorus Plots Experiment Dr. Meghan Avolio Primary Production, Inorganic Nutrients, Populations 2002 to 2015
PRE02 Reproductive Effort of Big Bluestem, Indiangrass and Little Bluestem on Selected Konza Prairie LTER Watersheds Dr. David C. Hartnett Primary Production, Populations 1982 to 2015
PRP01 Konza prairie long term restoration study of aboveground annual net primary productivity (ANPP) Dr. Sara G. Baer, Dr. John M. Blair, Dr. Scott L. Collins Primary Production, Disturbance 1998 to 2012
PRW01 Fine Root Density and Turnover Based on Root Window Observations Dr. John M. Blair Primary Production, Organic Matter 1986 to 1989
PTN01 Aboveground net primary productivity along transects spanning topographic gradients on an annually burned and unburned watershed at Konza Prairie Dr. John M. Blair Primary Production, Disturbance 1989 to 1997
PVC01 Plant Species Composition on Selected Watersheds at Konza Prairie Dr. David C. Hartnett Disturbance, Populations 1981
PVC02 Plant Species Composition on Selected Watersheds at Konza Prairie Dr. David C. Hartnett, Dr. Scott L. Collins Disturbance, Primary Production 1983 to 2016
PWV01 Cover of Woody Vegetation at Konza Prairie Dr. Jesse Nippert Primary Production, Disturbance, Populations 1981 to 1986
PWV02 Importance values of gallery forest vegetation at Konza Prairie, 1983 Dr. John M. Briggs Populations 1983
VIR01 Effects of invertebate and vertebrate herbivory on tallgrass prairie plant community composition and biomass, Konza Prairie LTER Dr. Kimberly La Pierre, Dr. Melinda D. Smith, Dr. Anthony Joern Primary Production, Disturbance, Populations 2009 to 2016
WAT01 Konza Prairie Long-Term Irrigation Transect Study Dr. John M. Blair Primary Production, Organic Matter, Populations 1991 to 2016