Heard Island: baseline vegetation data for monitoring longterm change. (d) 35mm photos (terrestrial) used for vegetation mapping.
Entry ID: HI_VEG_PHOTOS_VEGMAP

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Summary
Abstract: These photos consist of 581 scanned 35mm colour slides (each approximately 2.2 MB) taken on Heard Island by Dr Jenny Scott (JJS) between December 1986 and February 2004. Areas covered are Gilchrist Beach in the northeast, to Spit Bay in the east, to Long Beach in the south, to Cape Gazert in the west, to Atlas Cove and Laurens Peninsula in the northwest. An equivalent set of 35mm photos for the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -52.57   S: -53.2   E: 73.87   W: 73.25

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
HI_VEG_OVERALL

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-01-01
Stop Date: 2004-02-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality Oblique aerial 35mm photos
These were taken in January 1987 when the Linhof aerial photography was flown (HI_VEG_ORTHOPHOTOS_VEGMAP). Wherever possible, a panoramic set of slides was taken of each ice-free coastal and near-coastal area from a helicopter. Slide quality is sometimes poor, as the slides were taken through a plexiglass helicopter window. Despite this, they are an ... View entire text
Access Constraints A shapefile of the location of the photos is available for download at the url given below.

If you are unable to download the large file below, contact the technical contact at the AADC for access to the scans of the slides. The data are available on CD/DVD.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).
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: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata 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: CD/DVD
Distribution Size: 750 MB
Distribution Format: tiff
Fees: free

Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 16 kb
Distribution Format: shapefile
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 2205
Fax: +61 3 6226 2989
Email: jenny.scott at utas.edu.au
Contact Address:
SCHOOL OF GEOGRAPHY AND ENVIRONMENTAL STUDIES
University of Tasmania
PRIVATE BAG 78
City: HOBART
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-04-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11
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