Log and report of observations of birds and seals at Mawson and Davis Stations, 1954-1959Entry ID: Biology_Log_Mawson_1950s
Abstract: This file contains a report and a log of biological observations made at Mawson station during the 1950s, after the station was established in 1954. It contains observations of emperor Penguins, Adelie Penguins, Chinstrap Penguins, Giant Petrels, Cape Pigeons, Antarctic Petrels, Silver Grey Petrels, Snow Petrels, Wilson's Storm Petrels, McCormick Skuas, Dominican Gulls, Terns, Elephant Seals, Weddell Seals, Crabeater Seals and Leopard Seals.
Some data are also provided for Davis Station.
The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian Antarctic Division library.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Connell, D.J.
Dataset Title: Log and report of observations of birds and seals at Mawson and Davis Stations, 1954-1959
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2014-04-10
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Dataset DOI: doi:10.4225/15/53461A3D2AC1DOnline Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
This description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
Start Date: 1954-02-01Stop Date: 1959-12-31
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > BIRDS > PENGUINS
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > BIRDS > ALBATROSSES/PETRELS AND ALLIES
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > BIRDS > WADERS/GULLS/AUKS AND ALLIES
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > MAMMALS > CARNIVORES > SEALS/SEA LIONS/WALRUSES
Quality Some of the scanned text may be very faint.
Access Constraints This log is available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=Biology_... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 48.8 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Australian Antarctic Division 203 Channel Highway
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-04-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27