PNF-Shining Rock: NC-MP-152

  • Project

    DOB (Dimensions of Biodiversity)

  • Site Code


  • Site Name

    PNF-Shining Rock

  • Jurisdiction

    United States National Forest Service

  • Continent

    North America

  • Country

    United States of America

  • Province/State

    North Carolina

  • County, District or Parish

    Haywood Co.

  • Precise Location

    Pisgah National Forest, Balsam Mountains, Shining Rock Wilderness, Shining Rock Ledge, W-facing slopes of Shining Rock summit, 0.2 mi N of Shining Rock Gap

  • Coordinates

    (35.3664, -82.8635)

  • Elevation

    1804 m. (5919 ft. )

  • Topography


  • Aspect


  • Rock Cover

    Rock cover:10

  • Sampling Time

    Collection Time (min): 30

  • Habitat Quality Score

    Large Trees Score:3;Canopy Cover Score:5;Understory Score:20Weediness Score:15;Recruitment Score:10;Litter Score:5; Loggy-ness Score:0; Patch Size Score:8; Neighborhood Score:3.2; Distance to Core Score:5; Habitat Quality:74.2

  • Sampling Conditions


  • Collections

    Herbarium Vouchers

    Environmental DNA Samples