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Table 2 One-way ANOVA for the dependence of bird abundance on the intensity of recreational disturbances at different distances from the trail

From: Response of tropical avifauna to visitor recreational disturbances: a case study from the Sinharaja World Heritage Forest, Sri Lanka

Distance from trail (m) Mean number of birds One-way ANOVA Pearson’s correlation
NRD LRD MRD HRD F p r p
0 1.53a 1.17a 0.70b 0.28b 12.255 0.001* −0.134 0.001*
75 0.54a 0.81 0.80 0.92b 3.066 0.027* 0.064 0.006*
150 0.36a 0.53b 0.67b 0.75b 6.848 0.001* 0.104 0.001*
  1. Items with different superscripts (lowercase letters) indicate significant difference of means according to Games-Howell post hoc tests. Items without superscripts do not significantly differ from ones with superscripts
  2. * Statistical significance at α = 0.05 level