ICES contaminants and biological effects

Neil Holdsworth, International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)

Dataset credit

OBIS and EurOBIS

Contacts

RoleNameOrganization 
Primary contact Neil Holdsworth International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES)
Secondary contact EurOBIS Data Management Team Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)

Citation

ICES Contaminants and biological effects database (DOME – Biota). The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Copenhagen. 2010. Online source: http://ecosystemdata.ices.dk.
Holdsworth, N. 2020. ICES contaminants and biological effects. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103151576) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from OBIS (https://obis.org/dataset/ba3fc1a0-5ad0-4621-8712-e01292d9872c)

Abstract

DOME contains marine environmental data featuring:

  • North-East Atlantic, Greenland sea, Baltic sea and Norwegian sea
  • Contaminants in biota, sediment and water, fish disease and biological communities
  • Aggregated fish trawl survey data
  • Data spanning the years 1965-2008

Purpose

N/A

Supplemental information

This dataset was downloaded from OBIS (https://obis.org/). The records for only marine mammals, seabirds, sea turtles and rays and sharks were extracted. Records with no longitude/latitude or no date (eventDate) were excluded.
OBIS dataset page:
https://obis.org/dataset/ba3fc1a0-5ad0-4621-8712-e01292d9872c
Data Provider's dataset page:
http://ipt.vliz.be/eurobis/resource?r=ices_dome_biota

References

ICES Contaminants and biological effects database (DOME – Biota). The International Council for the Exploration of the Sea, Copenhagen. 2010. Online source: http://ecosystemdata.ices.dk.
Holdsworth, N. 2020. ICES contaminants and biological effects. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103151576) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from OBIS (https://obis.org/dataset/ba3fc1a0-5ad0-4621-8712-e01292d9872c)
Holdsworth, N. 2020. ICES contaminants and biological effects. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103151576) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from OBIS (https://obis.org/dataset/ba3fc1a0-5ad0-4621-8712-e01292d9872c)
Holdsworth, N. 2020. ICES contaminants and biological effects. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/103151576) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from OBIS (https://obis.org/dataset/ba3fc1a0-5ad0-4621-8712-e01292d9872c)

Attributes

Overview

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 described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
All attributes are included in the downloadable file (CSV or ESRI File Geodatabase) for "Complete Set of Dataset".

Attributes in dataset

Attribute (table column)Description
oidInternal ID
idRecord ID
dataset_idDataset ID
scientificnameScientific name
vernacularnameVernacular name
aphiaidAphia ID
taxonranktaxononic rank
individualcountGroup size / individual count
eventdateEvent date (precision varies)
eventtimeEvent time
decimallatitudeLatitude in decimal degrees
decimallongitudeLongitude in decimal degrees
coordinateprecisionCoordinate precision
catalognumberCatalog number
collectioncodeCollection code
occurrencestatusOccurrence status
basisofrecordBasis of record (HumanObservation / MachineObservation)
modifiedDate/time the record was modified
node_idNode ID
occurrenceidOccurrence ID
occurrenceremarksOccurrence remarks
eventidEvent ID
institutioncodeInstitution code
lifestageLife stage
sexGender of the animal if known
speciesSpecies by provider
datasetidDataset ID by provider
countryCountry
localityLocation of ocean
waterbodyDetails of ocean
droppedFlag indicating the record was dropped (always false)
absenceFlag indicating the record represents the absence of the species (always false)
marineFlag indicating the record is for marine life (always true)
OBIS-SEAMAP ID103151576
Seabirds494
Marine mammals926
Sea turtles0
Rays and sharks0
Other species0
Non spatial0
Non species0
Total1,420
Date, Begin1983-10-01
Date, End2009-05-10
Temporal prec.111000
Latitude53.00 - 80.17
Longitude-69.25 - 60.00
Coord. prec.6 decimal digits
PlatformVarious
Data typeAnimal sighting
EffortN/A
Traveled (km)0
0
Contr. throughiOBIS
Registered2020-06-30
Updated2021-02-05
StatusPublished
Sharing policy CC-BY (All)
Also available in None
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