SOCAL Marine Mammal Aerial Monitoring 2011-2012
The U.S. Navy Marine Species Monitoring Program
Ampela, K. and C. Bacon. 2017. SOCAL Marine Mammal Aerial Monitoring 2011-2012. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/1423) on yyyy-mm-dd.
Halpin, P.N., A.J. Read, E. Fujioka, B.D. Best, B. Donnelly, L.J. Hazen, C. Kot, K. Urian, E. LaBrecque, A. Dimatteo, J. Cleary, C. Good, L.B. Crowder, and K.D. Hyrenbach. 2009. OBIS-SEAMAP: The world data center for marine mammal, sea bird, and sea turtle distributions. Oceanography. 22(2):104-115.
Features in this feature class represent animal sightings that occurred during aerial monitoring surveys for marine mammals performed from 2011-2012 in the SOCAL Range Complex. Survey dates are 14-18 February 2011; 30-31 March and 01 April 2011; 12-20 April 2011; 09-14 May 2011; 30-31 January and 01-05 February 2012; 13-15 March 2012; and 28-30 May and 01 April 2012. Work was performed under HDR task orders FZN1, FZN2, and KB04 (IDIQ contract award N62470-10-D-3011, NAVFAC LANT).
Attributes described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
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
|Rays and sharks||0|
|Latitude||32.52 - 33.47|
|Longitude||-119.17 - -117.15|
|Coord. prec.||6 decimal digits|
|Data type||Animal sighting|
|Effort||YES (ID: 1425)|
|Sharing policy||CC-BY (All)|
|Also availalbe from||
|See metadata in static HTML|
|See metadata in FGDC XML|
|See download history / statistics|