Sitka {MASS}R Documentation

Growth Curves for Sitka Spruce Trees in 1988

Description

The Sitka data frame has 395 rows and 4 columns. It gives repeated measurements on the log-size of 79 Sitka spruce trees, 54 of which were grown in ozone-enriched chambers and 25 were controls. The size was measured five times in 1988, at roughly monthly intervals.

Usage

Sitka

Format

This data frame contains the following columns:

size
measured size (height times diameter squared) of tree, on log scale
Time
time of measurement in days since 1 January 1988
tree
number of tree
treat
either "ozone" for an ozone-enriched chamber or "control"

Source

P. J. Diggle, K.-Y. Liang and S. L. Zeger (1994) Analysis of Longitudinal Data. Clarendon Press, Oxford

References

Venables, W. N. and Ripley, B. D. (2002) Modern Applied Statistics with S. Fourth edition. Springer.

See Also

Sitka89


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