Dataset No. of samples No. of species r2jack RMSEPjack (m)
OB only 63 14 0.525 0.168
OB only pruned 56 14 0.650 0.130
Combined data 82 14 0.522 0.242
Combined data pruned 68 14 0.555 0.156
Combined data agglutinates only 67 6 0.438 0.236
Combined data agglutinates only pruned 57 6 0.786 0.130
Combined data exotics removed 82 10 0.388 0.248
Combined data exotics removed pruned 66 10 0.555 0.179
Table 8: Results of component 2 of WAPLS analysis for the combined Oglet Bay and Decoy Marsh dataset using a dataset with all samples included and dataset which has been pruned. See methods for further details.