Leaf litter under plantation of Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) and/or Norway Spruce (Picea abies) but with considerable broadleaf litter input blown in from elsewhere. Ground flora sparse consisting mainly of Ash (Fraxinus excelsior) seedlings, understory generally absent, canopy primarily Western Red Cedar (Thuja plicata) with some mixed broadleaf regrowth.
Microhabitat type: Standard
Soil: litter and root mat overlaying dry grey clays
Mean Environmental Variables
Temperature (°C): 7.17±2.02
Moisture (%): 15.40±8.67