Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre
OBIS Canada

Dataset credit

iOBIS and OBIS Canada

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Stefen Gerriets

Citation

Gerriets, S. 2011. Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103150033) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from iOBIS (http:www.iobis.org).

Abstract

Summary: The Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre (AC CDC) collects data on rare and imperilled species* and plant communities and their management in Eastern Canada (New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island, and Newfoundland and Labrador) for time period 1600 to the present; Habitats: All terrestrial and marine habitats. *only marine species are given here. OBIS Schema concepts implemented in this data set are:DateLastModified, InstitutionCode, CollectionCode, CatalogNumber, ScientificName, BasisOfRecord, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species, ScientificNameAuthor, Collector, YearCollected, MonthCollected, DayCollected, Country, StateProvince, County, Locality, Longitude, Latitude, CoordinatePrecision, Notes, Citation, StartLongitude, EndLongitude, StartLatitude, EndLatitude, GMLFeature. For OBIS Schema concept details see http://www.iobis.org/tech/provider/

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Original data obtained from http://scomber.mar.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/digir/DiGIR.php and registered into iOBIS on 2007-07-13. This dataset on OBIS-SEAMAP is a subset of marine mammal, seabird and/or sea turtle records from the dataset on iOBIS (Total number of records: 1365) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

References

. . Atlantic Canada Conservation Data Centre (AC CDC) Data System.
Data on iOBIS. . http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=33. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://gcmd.nasa.gov/KeywordSearch/Metadata.do?Portal=caobis&MetadataType=0&KeywordPath=&MetadataView=Full&EntryId=OBIS.ACCDC. obtained on.

Attributes

Overview

Attributes described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
Only minimum required attributes are visible and downlodable online. Other attributes may be obtained upon provider's permission unless otherwise noted below.

The attributes of this dataset are compatible with the OBIS Schema, then reformatted to the OBIS-SEAMAP schema. If you would like to get the data in the OBIS Schema, please visit iOBIS Portal.

Attributes in dataset provided

Attribute (table column)Description
OBIS-SEAMAP ID103150033
Seabirds344
Marine mammals2
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species-13
Total346
Date, Begin1929-07-02
Date, End2001-08-08
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude43.40 - 56.43
Longitude-67.10 - -52.77
Coord. prec.4 decimal digits
PlatformVarious
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Contr. throughiOBIS
Registered2011-08-11
Updated2011-10-12
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY (All)
Also availalbe from None
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