Marine birds and mammals of the Southern Ocean (a census for the CAML)
SCAR-MarBIN

Dataset credit

iOBIS and SCAR-MarBIN

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Anton Van De Putte
Data entry Ei Fujioka Duke University

Citation

Van De Putte, A. 2011. Marine birds and mammals of the Southern Ocean (a census for the CAML). Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103151589) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from iOBIS (http:www.iobis.org).

Abstract

Marine bird and mammal survey for CAML, on board of the ice breaker "Ivan Papanin" in the Southern Ocean, with the International Polar Foundation.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Original data obtained from http://w2.scarmarbin.be/digir2/digir.php and registered into iOBIS on 2010-04-14. 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: 770) harvested into OBIS-SEAMAP on 2011-10-11

References

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 ID103151589
Seabirds580
Marine mammals32
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total612
Date, Begin2008-12-26
Date, End2008-12-26
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude-71.11 - -57.35
Longitude-13.90 - 23.33
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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