Marine Turtle Nesting Locations, Queensland and Northern Territory coastlines, Australia 1915-2012
Col Limpus, Queensland Government

Summary of download requests

Number of users / requestsUsersRequests
Types requested AllPartial All or partial?: When all records of this dataset were downloaded, it is flagged as "All".
Otherwise, it is flagged as "Partial".
A partial download happens when a user specifies particular species / areas / dates of interest.
Years 2023
Formats requested Types requested  
Gridded summary Type 1a (dist_taxa)0
Gridded summary Type 1b (dist_taxa_h3)0
Gridded summary Type 2a (dist_sp)21
Gridded summary Type 2b (dist_sp_h3)0
diversity indexes (diversity)0
Observations based on criteria (points)2
All observations of species (whole_species)57
All observations in dataset (whole_dataset)2
  • Gridded summary Type 1 (dist_taxa): Sightings of all species are aggregated at 1/0.1/0.01 degree resolution. Users gets the number of species and records per grid cell.
    a: Rectangular grids; b: Hexagonal grids
  • Gridded summary Type 2 (dist_sp): Sightings of each species are aggregated at 1/0.1/0.01 degree resolution. Users gets the number of records of the species in question per grid cell.
    a: Rectangular grids; b: Hexagonal grids
  • All or partial?: When all records of this dataset were downloaded, it is flagged as "All". Otherwise, it is flagged as "Partial". A partial download happens when a user specifies particular species / areas / dates of interest.

Download request details

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No.Date requestedTypes requestedFormat#recordsAlong with...Species includedRequest ID
12023-03-22dist_spshapefile2964List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_164559
22023-03-22dist_spcsv2964List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_163758
32023-03-22dist_spcsv2964List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_163756
42023-03-22dist_spshapefile2964List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_164737
52023-03-20dist_spcsv120List of datasetsList of species641903f56da2f_20230320_211345
62023-03-20whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species6418b4056ef73_20230320_152947
72023-03-12whole_datasetcsv3322List of datasetsList of species640d67c9163c7_20230312_005656
82023-03-12whole_datasetgdb3322List of datasetsList of species640d67c9163c7_20230312_005547
92023-03-10whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_015928
102023-03-10whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_020015
112023-03-10whole_specieskml246List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_020016
122023-03-08whole_speciesgdb10List of datasetsList of species6408f96f9e457_20230308_161527
132023-03-08whole_speciescsv10List of datasetsList of species6408f96f9e457_20230308_162110
142023-03-07whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species6407a8b5f0df8_20230307_161657
152023-03-07whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species6407a8b5f0df8_20230307_161656
162023-03-07pointsshapefile316List of datasetsList of species6407acdd4b270_20230307_163334
172023-03-07pointsshapefile3322List of datasetsList of species6407af86d5a04_20230307_164622
182023-03-06whole_specieskml876List of datasetsList of species6406adecc83ea_20230306_222346
192023-03-06whole_specieskml876List of datasetsList of species6406adecc83ea_20230306_222341
202023-03-06dist_spcsv406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150631
212023-03-06whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150316
222023-03-06whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150416
232023-03-06whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150417
242023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150451
252023-03-06dist_spcsv406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150448
262023-03-06dist_spcsv406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150449
272023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150452
282023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150453
292023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150458
302023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150501
312023-03-06dist_spshapefile406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150520
322023-03-06dist_spkml406List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_150530
332023-03-06whole_specieswfs1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_154021
342023-03-06whole_specieswms1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_154025
352023-03-06whole_specieswms1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_154024
362023-03-06whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species640646be13150_20230306_154029
372023-03-03whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species64021931d2709_20230303_110016
382023-03-03whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species64021931d2709_20230303_110000
392023-03-02whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species6400962f1f6da_20230302_074048
402023-03-01whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species63ff941181640_20230301_130714
412023-02-28whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213212
422023-02-28whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species63fe650de9455_20230228_154311
432023-02-28whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species63fe5c75867f6_20230228_151103
442023-02-28whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species63fe5c75867f6_20230228_151115
452023-02-28whole_speciescsv246List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213233
462023-02-28whole_speciesgdb246List of datasetsList of species63fe650de9455_20230228_154301
472023-02-28whole_specieskml246List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213643
482023-02-28whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species63fe39b40d818_20230228_123054
492023-02-27whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species63fd3c6610af1_20230227_183534
502023-02-27whole_specieskml1874List of datasetsList of species63fd3c6610af1_20230227_183446
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  • The summary of the download requests may not be accurate as the download functionality of the OBIS-SEAMAP mapping tools have been advancing and it is hard to put together old download requests with newer ones.
  • The number of users may be overcounted or undercounted as we didn't collect the information of user identification in early years of OBIS-SEAMAP and the IP addresses are used as a proxy to user identity for old requests.
  • Other issues that may result in inaccuracy is:
    • a user may try downloading data with slightly different criteria for the same project/purpose.
    • a user may download data a couple of times over time to include the latest observations.
    • a user may download data with more coarse criteria and then filter the downloaded data more for specific needs (e.g. download global sightings of a species and then filter them with a study area).
    • a user may download data just for a test purpose.
    • For KML format, a user may visualize the data using Google Earth but did not use them for his/her scientific work.
  • The data type of "diversity indexes" was added in July 2016.
  • Although we have started collecting details of a request (i.e. user's name, prospectus) since Nov 2013, we do not disclose the details unless the user gives us consent. If you want to know more details on the request, please contact us with the Request ID ready. We will try connecting you with the user in question.