Marine Turtle Program Coordinator/St. Eustatius National Parks Foundation
Data provider Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance Originating data center Satellite Tracking and Analysis Tool (STAT) Project partner The 2007 DCNA turtle tracking effort is a collaboration with CARMABI (Curacao), St Eustatius National Parks, and the Nature Foundation Sint Maarten with support from Sea Turtle Conservation Bonaire.
Herrera A. 2023. Netherlands Antilles Turtle Tracking 2007. Data downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/dataset/444) on yyyy-mm-dd and originated from Satellite Tracking and Analysis Tool (STAT; http://www.seaturtle.org/tracking/index.shtml?project_id=239).
Through this tracking study, the Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance (DCNA) aims to learn the geographical range of marine turtles breeding on islands of the Dutch Caribbean, engage the public in turtle conservation issues by showcasing the turtles' migratory behavior, and build local capabilities for performing advanced sea turtle conservation projects.
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 described below represent those in the original dataset provided by the provider.
Only minimum required attributes are visible and downloadable online. Other attributes may be obtained upon provider's permission.
Attributes in dataset
Attribute (table column)
Number of messages received
definition not provided
Best signal strength in dB
Pass duration in seconds
Number Of Plausibility Checks successful (from 0-4)