Let's Calculate Biodiversity
Virtual Sample #2



Enter your counts for each of the organisms listed. When you press 'Compute', your counts will be checked and, if correct, the two measures of biodiversity will be computed in the table below the image.

[virtual sample #2]
Species Name
# Found
Barnacles

Mussels

Whip Mud Worms

Dusky Sea Slug

Isopods



  

Need Help?

If you need help finding where all of a particular organism is located, please click on 'show me'.

>> Barnacles  show me   hide hint
>> Mussels   show me   hide hint
>> Whip Mud Worms   show me   hide hint
>> Dusky Sea Slugs   show me   hide hint
>> Isopods  show me  hide hint


Species Name
# Found
Pi
Pi2
Piln[Pi]

Measure
Value
Barnacles




S

Mussels




D

Whip Mud Worms




1 - D

Dusky Sea Slugs




1/D

Isopods




H

Totals




E


While you can use any base, this exercise uses natural log (ln).