Virginia CZM Wind Energy Area Survey - Left side - May 2014 through December 2014
Virginia Aquarium & Marine Science Center

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)27
Gridded summary Type 2b (dist_sp_h3)1
diversity indexes (diversity)0
Observations based on criteria (points)5
All observations of species (whole_species)26
All observations in dataset (whole_dataset)0
  • 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_spshapefile64List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_164559
22023-03-22dist_spshapefile64List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_164737
32023-03-22dist_spcsv64List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_163756
42023-03-22dist_spcsv64List of datasetsList of species641b5ee5ed6c9_20230322_163758
52023-03-17dist_spshapefile17List of datasetsList of species64146dcf657dd_20230317_094757
62023-03-17dist_spcsv17List of datasetsList of species64146dcf657dd_20230317_094944
72023-03-17dist_spshapefile17List of datasetsList of species64146dcf657dd_20230317_094809
82023-03-17dist_spcsv17List of datasetsList of species64146dcf657dd_20230317_094936
92023-03-17dist_spshapefile17List of datasetsList of species64146dcf657dd_20230317_094803
102023-03-17pointsshapefile1List of datasetsList of species64147a34421fc_20230317_115002
112023-03-17dist_spshapefile16List of datasetsList of species64147a34421fc_20230317_105720
122023-03-17pointsshapefile17List of datasetsList of species64147a34421fc_20230317_111312
132023-03-17pointsshapefile2List of datasetsList of species64147a34421fc_20230317_112630
142023-03-10whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_020015
152023-03-10whole_specieskml64List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_020016
162023-03-10whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species640acfe8dd650_20230310_015928
172023-03-07whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species6407a8b5f0df8_20230307_161656
182023-03-07pointsshapefile68List of datasetsList of species6407af86d5a04_20230307_164622
192023-03-07whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species6407a8b5f0df8_20230307_161657
202023-03-02dist_spkml2List of datasetsList of species64011bd602881_20230302_165937
212023-03-02dist_spkml2List of datasetsList of species64011bd602881_20230302_165948
222023-03-02whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species6400962f1f6da_20230302_074048
232023-03-02whole_speciescsv4List of datasetsList of species6400962f1f6da_20230302_074607
242023-03-01whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species63ff941181640_20230301_130714
252023-02-28whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213212
262023-02-28whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species63fe650de9455_20230228_154311
272023-02-28whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species63fe650de9455_20230228_154301
282023-02-28whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species63fe5c75867f6_20230228_151115
292023-02-28whole_specieskml64List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213643
302023-02-28whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species63feb7167f049_20230228_213233
312023-02-28whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species63fe5c75867f6_20230228_151103
322023-02-23whole_speciesgdb64List of datasetsList of species63f778bd11415_20230223_093640
332023-02-21dist_spshapefile15List of datasetsList of species63f51fb8b3177_20230221_145335
342023-02-20dist_spkml16List of datasetsList of species63f39d9d4f464_20230220_112126
352023-02-18dist_spshapefile2List of datasetsList of species63f158cd2dbb3_20230218_181050
362023-02-16dist_spkml20List of datasetsList of species63eea5966cf70_20230216_165928
372023-02-16dist_spkml20List of datasetsList of species63eea5966cf70_20230216_165827
382023-02-15dist_spcsv16List of datasetsList of species63ed343a2bbe7_20230215_144056
392023-02-15pointscsv17List of datasetsList of species63ed4212067aa_20230215_153742
402023-02-09dist_sp_h3csv2List of datasetsList of species63e53911bbf0f_20230209_135036
412023-02-08dist_spshapefile54List of datasetsList of species63e39b1067c88_20230208_075912
422023-02-08dist_spshapefile15List of datasetsList of species63e39b1067c88_20230208_091004
432023-02-07dist_spcsv68List of datasetsList of species63e26944e767d_20230207_101256
442023-02-05whole_specieskml64List of datasetsList of species63e01b6f3fc7a_20230205_163841
452023-02-05whole_speciescsv64List of datasetsList of species63e01b6f3fc7a_20230205_163823
462023-02-03whole_specieskml64List of datasetsList of species63dccb233471d_20230203_040456
472023-02-03dist_spshapefile68List of datasetsList of species63dcd2a656fea_20230203_042537
482023-02-03dist_spshapefile20List of datasetsList of species63dccb233471d_20230203_042028
492023-02-02dist_spshapefile15List of datasetsList of species63db9ac7c05aa_20230202_061810
502023-02-02whole_speciescsv1List of datasetsList of species63dc5258859af_20230202_192151
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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.