DFO Pacific Groundfish Synoptic Trawl Surveys (OBIS Canada)
Entry ID: OBIS.DFO_PAC_Groundfish

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Summary
Abstract: The DFO Pacific groundfish synoptic trawl surveys began in 2003 and are planned to continue indefinitely. Four study areas are defined within the spatial extents outlined here: west coast Vancouver Island (WCVI), Queen Charlotte Sound (QCS), Hecate Strait (HS) and west coast Haida Gwaii (WCHG). These areas together provide comprehensive coverage of the continental shelf and upper slope of the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 50.55   S: 48.21   E: -124.85   W: -128.52

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Rutherford, Kate
Dataset Title: Pacific Groundfish Synoptic Trawl Surveys. In: GFBio, Fisheries and Oceans Canada PBS groundfish biological database.
Dataset Series Name: OBIS Canada Digital Collections
Dataset Release Date: 2011
Dataset Release Place: Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: OBIS Canada
Version: 1
Data Presentation Form: Digital
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-05-26
Stop Date: 2010-06-28
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Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Instrument
TRAWL Ancillary Description
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Data Center
Fisheries and Oceans, Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.dfo-mpo.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARY KENNEDY
Email: mary.kennedy at dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P.O. Box 1006
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS schema
Fees: none
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: mary.kennedy at dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P.O. Box 1006
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-04-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-11
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