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Table 9 Number and percent of plots, area and percent of the Park, and the mean ± standard error values for annual deficit (Deficit), annual actual evaporation (AET), fire return interval departure (FRID, and fire severity (dNBR) for each ecological zone in Yosemite National Park, California, USA (1991 to 2017)

From: The distribution of woody species in relation to climate and fire in Yosemite National Park, California, USA

  Plots Area     
Ecological zone (n) (%) (ha) (%) Deficit (mm) AET (mm) FRID dNBR
Foothill 26 4.7 2 441 0.8 369.02 ± 19.07 366.12 ± 14.83 3.18 ± 0.75 149.69 ± 64.39
Lower montane 207 36.9 54 803 17.7 263.95 ± 4.26 429.56 ± 3.75 3.53 ± 0.28 265.20 ± 26.71
Upper montane 158 28.1 127 782 41.4 223.62 ± 5.51 352.53 ± 5.29 1.67 ± 0.16 164.36 ± 23.17
Subalpine 148 26.3 85 576 27.7 104.57 ± 4.85 292.12 ± 4.79 0.36 ± 0.09 219.19 ± 80.97
Alpine 22 4.0 38 278 12.4 46.90 ± 4.90 239.70 ± 4.86 0.45 ± 0.18 n/a