Table 2.

Diversity and relative abundance (number of observations) of amphibians and reptiles in five treatment units on the Green Lane ROW, 1999—2000.

SpeciesHandcuttingMowingMowing plus herbicideStemfoliage sprayFoliage sprayTotal
Toad      
American toad110002
Salamanders      
Jefferson salamander12549838
Redback salamander4337219
Spotted salamander001001
Snakes      
Eastern garter snake100012
Northern ringneck snake011103 
Black rat snake001001
Turtles      
Eastern box turtle021003
Total species456338
Total observations181211171169