Heard Island - GPS Seabird Survey 2000/2001
Entry ID: ASAC_1219_HIMI_seabirds00-01

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Summary
Abstract: A GPS survey of seabirds on Heard Island during the Australian Antarctic Program's 2000/01 expedition.
This layer is stored as two datasets (polygon and point) in the Geographical Information System (GIS).
Polygon data represent flying bird and penguin colony extents.
Point data represent nest locations and the location of the observation point for flying birds and penguins.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -52.0   S: -54.0   E: 74.0   W: 72.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-10-28
Stop Date: 2001-02-02
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data were collected by GPS survey by Eric Woehler (AAD) using a Garmin 12XL receiver (not differentially corrected) during the 2000/2001 field season. The point data (q_info=386) represent nesting sites of flying birds and penguins. Polygon data (q_info=386) represent flying bird and penguin colony extents.

The shapefile data are formatted according to the SCAR Feature Catalogue.
Access Constraints Stored data format: ArcView shapefile
Available format type: ArcView shapefile. Stored as geographicals with a projection file.
Conditions apply.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).


Must be cited properly. Usually mapped to a Universal Transverse Mercator projection, Zone 43.
Please see Eric Woehler before using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
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: HTTP
Distribution Format: shapefiles
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3519
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
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-02-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-28
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