BADM Standards (Beta): DM

Template: Disturbance and Management
Description: Disturbance and Management

DM Variables

Variable Required Multiple Units Description
DM_AGRICULTURE R1 m LIST(DM_AGRICULTURE) Crop management such as harvest or crop residue management
DM_ENCROACH R2 m LIST(DM_ENCROACH) Encroachment such as invasive species or woody enroachment
DM_EXT_WEATHER R3 m LIST(DM_EXT_WEATHER) Extreme weather such as hurricane, frost, or drought
DM_FERT_M R4 m LIST(DM_FERT_M) Mineral fertilization including liming
DM_FERT_O R5 m LIST(DM_FERT_O) Organic fertilization
DM_FIRE R6 m LIST(DM_FIRE) Fires including underburn
DM_FORESTRY R7 m LIST(DM_FORESTRY) Forestry management such as clearcutting or thinning
DM_GRAZE R8 m LIST(DM_GRAZE) Grazing
DM_INS_PATH R9 m LIST(DM_INS_PATH) Substantial insect, pathogen attack, or disease event
DM_PESTICIDE R10 m LIST(DM_PESTICIDE) Application of pesticide, insecticide, or fungicide
DM_PLANTING R11 m LIST(DM_PLANTING) Planting of live plants or seeds
DM_TILL R12 m LIST(DM_TILL) Tillage or site preparation including scarification and plowing
DM_WATER R13 m LIST(DM_WATER) Water management such as irrigation, flooding or drainage
DM_GENERAL R14 m LIST(DM_GENERAL) General disturbance or management event not covered by other disturbance or management type
DM_SURF R15 m % Percentage of the footprint area affected by the event
DM_SURF_MEAS_UNC R16 m % Percentage of the footprint area affected by the event measurement uncertainty
DM_DATE Ra m YYYYMMDDHHMM Date of site disturbance
Please report the date at the precision known. Allowed reporting precision are YYYY, YYYYMMDD, and YYYYMMDDHHMM.
DM_DATE_START Ra m YYYYMMDDHHMM Start date of site disturbance
Please report the start date at the precision known. Allowed reporting precision are YYYY, YYYYMMDD, and YYYYMMDDHHMM.
DM_DATE_END Optional m YYYYMMDDHHMM End date of site disturbance
Please report the end date at the precision known. Allowed reporting precision are YYYY, YYYYMMDD, and YYYYMMDDHHMM.
DM_DATE_UNC Optional m days Uncertainty in the End date of site disturbance
DM_COMMENT Optional m free text Site disturbance comments

 

DM_AGRICULTURE Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Harvest
Crop residue management
Other

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DM_ENCROACH Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Woody encroachment
Invasive species
Urban encroachment
Other

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DM_EXT_WEATHER Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Drought
Flood
Freeze
Heatwave
Hurricane
Storm
Tornado
Other

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DM_FERT_M Options (back to top)

Option Definition
K
N
P
Lime
Other

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DM_FERT_O Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Liquid manure
Solid manure
Compost
Poultry
Other

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DM_FIRE Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Accidental human induced burn
Accidental human induced underburn
Nature induced burn
Nature induced underburn
Prescribed human induced burn
Prescribed human induced underburn
Other

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DM_FORESTRY Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Clearcutting
Fallen wood removal
Thinning/pruning
Other

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DM_GRAZE Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Cattle
Goat
Sheep
Other

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DM_INS_PATH Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Disease
Insect
Pathogen
Other

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DM_PESTICIDE Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Bactericide
Fungicide
Herbicide
Insecticide
Other

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DM_PLANTING Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Planting live trees
Planting live shrubs
Planting live crops
Planting live grasses
Planting other live plants
Sowing tree seeds
Sowing shrub trees
Sowing crop seeds
Sowing grass seeds
Sowing other seeds
Other

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DM_TILL Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Conventional
Ridge till
Scarification
Stripe till
Conservation
Other

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DM_WATER Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Drainage
Irrigation
Human induced flooding
Other

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DM_GENERAL Options (back to top)

Option Definition
Undisturbed
Other

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