Pacific Shrimp Trawl Survey
OBIS Canada

Dataset credit

iOBIS and OBIS Canada

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Jim Boutillier

Citation

Abstract

OBIS version of shrimp trawl survey and commercial bycatch sampling data from 1953-2006. Survey data are collected by stock assessment staff during annual trawl surveys. Data includes catch of commercial shrimp species that are used for in-season stock assessment analyses. Commercial bycatch data area collected by stock assessment staff and by staff of Archipelago Marine Resources who board commercial vessels during fishing activities and record catch and bycatch data. Purpose: These data are for display on the OBIS portal and associated mapping programs and for download to personal computers for ad-hoc end-user analysis. OBIS schema concepts included in this dataset are: Date Last Modified, Institution Code, Collection Code, Catalog Number, Scientific Name, Basis of Record, Phylum, Class, Order, Family, Genus, Species, Year Collected, Month Collected, Day Collected, Time of Day, Temperature, Continent/Ocean, Locality, Longitude, and Latitude 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 2008-04-01. 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: 128809) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

References

. . Boutillier, JA, Pacific Shrimp Trawl Survey, OBIS Canada Digital Collections,2007, Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada, OBIS Canada, 1, Digital.
Data on iOBIS. 2008. http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=261. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://gcmd.nasa.gov/KeywordSearch/Metadata.do?Portal=caobis&MetadataType=0&KeywordPath=&MetadataView=Full&EntryId=OBIS.PACSHRIMP. obtained on 2008-04-02.

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 ID103150261
Seabirds1
Marine mammals0
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total1
Date, Begin2007-05-01
Date, End2007-05-01
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude48.97 - 48.97
Longitude-126.37 - -126.37
Coord. prec.3 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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