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Table 2 Snowshoe hare pellets compared between burn sites in the Thompson-Okanagan region of British Columbia, Canada, from June to August 2016

From: Impact of wildfire size on snowshoe hare relative abundance in southern British Columbia, Canada

Fire name Mean pellets per transect per fire (n ± SD) Sites with pellets (%) Mean pellets per transect when pellets present (n ± SD) Site name Average pellets per transect (n ± SD)
Large fires
Okanagan Mountain Park 7.1 ± 8.4 66.7 10.7 ± 8.1 1. Crawford 4.3 ± 8.1
2. Forest Service Road 21.0 ± 15.3
3. Myra Valentine 4.1 ± 4.8
4. FSR- Logs 13.3 ± 18.4
5. Kupier 0.0 ± 0
6. Okanagan Lookout 0.0 ± 0
McClure East 18.6 ± 23.6 66.7 28.0 ± 24.4 1. Cow Pond 10.7 ± 14.8
2. Highway 0.0 ± 0
3. Badger Lake 45.2 ± 31.9
McClure West 9.3 ± 12.9 60.0 15.5 ± 13.8 1. Km 10 0.0 ± 0
2. Fishtrap 0.0 ± 0
3. Gorman Scotte 29.0 ± 26.3
4. Wolsey Road 1.3 ± 3.0
5. Snake Lake 16.2 ± 23.0
Medium fires
Falkland 0.9 ± 1.3 50.0 1.9 ± 0 1. Cow Kill 1.8 ± 0
2. Rest Stop 0.0 ± 0
Vaseux 0 ± 0 0.0 0 ± 0 1. Fence 0.0 ± 0
2. Logging Road 0.0 ± 0
3. Dutton Creek 0.0 ± 0
Vermellin 0 ± 0 0.0 0 ± 0 1. Middle 0.0 ± 0
2. South 0.0 ± 0
Small fires
Chase 0 ± 0 0.0 0 ± 0 1. Middle 0.0 ± 0
2. Edge 0.0 ± 0
Owlhead 0 ± 0 0.0 0 ± 0 1. Owlhead 0.0 ± 0
Queest 0 ± 0 0.0 0 ± 0 1. Low 0.0 ± 0
2. High 0.0 ± 0
Mature forest
Unburned 0.8 ± 1.0 57.1 1.4 ± 0.9 1. Falkland 0.6 ± 1.2
2. Gillard–Okanagan 0.0 ± 0
3. Angel Springs–Okanagan 2.7 ± 5.3
4. McClure 1.5 ± 2.7
5. Owlhead 0.0 ± 0
6. Vaseux 0.0 ± 0
7. Vermellin 0.9 ± 1.6