JAX MAVEX Aerial Monitoring 2012
The U.S. Navy Marine Species Monitoring Program
Spontak, D. 2012. JAX MAVEX Aerial Monitoring 2012. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/875) 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.
Aerial marine species monitoring occurred on 28 February and 29 February 2012 for a Maverick Missile Exercise (MAVEX) training event off the eastern coast of Florida within the U.S. Navy’s Missile Laser Training Range (MLTR).
[2014-07-02] The unit of Distance field was wrong in the metadata. It is in meters.
All the US Navy-funded survey datasets are found in the OBIS-SEAMAP US Navy page.
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||5|
|Latitude||30.31 - 31.02|
|Longitude||-81.33 - -80.10|
|Coord. prec.||3 decimal digits|
|Data type||Animal sighting|
|Sharing policy||CC-BY (All)|
|Also availalbe from||iOBIS|
|See metadata in static HTML|
|See metadata in FGDC XML|
|See download history / statistics|