CIRCE Marine mammals off Spain 2001-2012
CIRCE

Dataset credit

Philippe Verborgh, CIRCE

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Philippe Verborgh CIRCE
Data entry Ei Fujioka Duke University

Citation

Abstract

This dataset was collected during CIRCE's research survey on cetaceans with visual effort between 2001-2012.

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

Sixty-five marine mammal observations identified as 'NO ID', 'NO ID BIG CETACEAN', 'NO ID SMALL DOLPHIN', 'None' were removed.

References

Attributes

Overview

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Attributes in dataset provided

Attribute (table column)Description
oid
rec_idRecord ID
latitudeLatitude in decimal degrees
longitudeLongitude in decimal degrees
obs_dateObservation date
obs_timeobservation time (accuracy: hours)
obs_countGroup size
sp_obsSpecies name
sp_tsnTaxonomic Serial Number added by OBIS-SEAMAP
data_ownerData owner
OBIS-SEAMAP ID840
Seabirds0
Marine mammals3,721
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total3,721
Date, Begin1999-04-22
Date, End2012-02-06
Temporal prec.111100
Latitude35.79 - 37.13
Longitude-10.27 - -5.03
Coord. prec.6 decimal digits
PlatformBoat
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Contr. throughACCOBAMS
Registered2012-04-12
Updated2012-04-13
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY-NC (Minimum)
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