ABBBS Bird Banding records from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Heard Island.
Australian Antarctic Data Centre

Dataset credit

iOBIS and Australian Antarctic Data Centre

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Ben Raymond

Citation

Raymond, B. 2011. ABBBS Bird Banding records from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Heard Island.. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103150577) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from iOBIS (http:www.iobis.org).

Abstract

The Australian Government under the auspices of the Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS) manages the collation of information on threatened and migratory bird and bat species. The information provided spans from 1953 to the present, and contains over 2 million records. This set comprises records of banding and recovery in the Australian Antarctic territory. Records are also included if the bird was respectively recoverered or banded outside this region.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Original data obtained from http://data.aad.gov.au/digir/DiGIR.php and registered into iOBIS on 2008-12-09. 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: 13628) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

References

. . Contact Dave Watts for details on citation details.
Data on iOBIS. 2008. http://iobis.org/mapper/?resource_id=577. obtained on 2011-10-11.
Original data source. . http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/biodiversity/. obtained on 2008-12-11.

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 ID103150577
Seabirds13,556
Marine mammals0
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species-34
Total13,556
Date, Begin1954-03-27
Date, End2008-10-20
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude-69.40 - -12.10
Longitude-108.67 - 175.17
Coord. prec.5 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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