Mapping of Poa litorosa and Carex trifida in the Handspike Point area at Macquarie Island 28 March 2003
Entry ID: ASAC_1015_MIGPS03

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Summary
Abstract: Current positional data for Poa litorosa and Carex trifida at Handspike Point area (Macquarie Island) were collected using Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment and standard observational techniques. Different techniques were employed, depending on available expertise and equipment. These techniques are described in detail below. Areas were free from overhead obstructions and therefore ideally ... View entire text
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Description: Download Carex trifida GPS data
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.5   S: -54.5   E: 158.89   W: 158.88

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-03-25
Stop Date: 2003-03-28
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 m
Longitude Resolution: 1 m
ISO Topic Category
Quality Current positional data for Poa litorosa and Carex trifida at Handspike Point area, Macquarie Island were collected using Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment and standard observational techniques. Different techniques were employed, depending on available expertise and equipment. These techniques are described in detail below. Areas were free from overhead obstructions and therefore ideally ... View entire text
Access Constraints The rover GPS data for Carex trifida, both uncorrected and differentially corrected data, is available for download from a Related URL.

The metadata record 'Macquarie Island survey, Voyage 6 March 2003' with Entry ID: survey_v6_2003 has links from which the following can be downloaded:
1 The differentially corrected Poa litorosa data in shapefile format; and
2 The base station data used to differentially correct the Carex trifida GPS data.
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=ASAC_101... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DAVE J. CONNELL
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 274 kb
Distribution Format: Trimble GPS
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3209
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dana.bergstrom at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-12-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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