Nesting Flatback Sea Turtle
AusTurtle Inc.

Dataset credit

Data provider
Bare Sand Island Flatback, Green and HawksbillPrg
Originating data center
Satellite Tracking and Analysis Tool (STAT)
Project partner
Research Institute of the Environment and Livelihoods Charles Darwin University, AusTurtle Inc. Cardno Ecology Lab, Inpex,

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Mick Guinea Bare Sand Island Flatback, Green and HawksbillPrg
Data entry Michael Coyne seaturtle.org

Citation

Abstract

Flatback sea turtles were fitted with a slip-on harness (turtle girdle) with Wildlife Computer Splash tags as they returned to the water after nesting on Bare Sand Island.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Visit STAT's project page for additional information.

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.

This section explains attributes included in the original dataset. OBIS-SEAMAP restricts the attributes available to the public to date/time, lat/lon and species names/counts only. Should you need other attributes described here, you are encouraged to contact the data provider.

Attributes in dataset provided

Attribute (table column)Description
OBIS-SEAMAP ID1316
Seabirds0
Marine mammals0
Sea turtles1,591
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total1,591
Date, Begin2015-09-18
Date, End2016-08-20
Temporal prec.111111
Latitude-14.56 - -11.42
Longitude124.38 - 130.59
Coord. prec.3 decimal digits
PlatformTag
Data typeTelemetry location
TracklinesYES (ID: 1317)
Contr. throughSatellite Tracking and Analysis Tool
Registered2015-10-06
Updated2016-11-23
StatusPublished
Sharing policy Permission required
Also available from None
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