Nonindigenous Fishes
Entry ID: usgsbrdfcscnonindigenous

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Summary
Abstract: The data set includes information on fish species introductions, including
locations, methods of introduction and status of the introduction. The fishes
database includes information on over 450 species. Most are freshwater
introductions, although a few marine species are included.

The purpose of this data set is to document the introductions and spread of
nonindigenous fishes.

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Related URL
Description: The Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (NAS) Site
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 75.0   S: 24.0   E: -66.0   W: -162.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resource Division, Florida Caribbean Science Center
Dataset Title: Nonindigenous Fishes
Dataset Release Date: 1992
Dataset Release Place: Gainesville, Florida
Dataset Publisher: USGS, Biological Resources Division, Florida Caribbean Science Center
Online Resource: http://nas.er.usgs.gov/taxgroup/fish/default.asp
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1850-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality Attribute accuracy is tested by comparing the source with the maps produced
from the data. Date given usually is not the date of introduction. Often if is
the date of the publication the information came from. Or it may be the date
of observation of a population that was introduced at an earlier date. These
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Access Constraints none
Use Constraints none
Data Set Progress
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Data Center
Southeast Ecological Science Center, U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Department of the Interior Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://fl.biology.usgs.gov/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PAM FULLER
Phone: 352-264-3481
Fax: 352 378-4956
Email: Pam_Fuller at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
7920 NW 71st Street
City: Gainesville
Province or State: Florida
Postal Code: 32653
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 352-264-3481
Fax: 352 378-4956
Email: Pam_Fuller at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
7920 NW 71st Street
City: Gainesville
Province or State: Florida
Postal Code: 32653
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-09-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-27
Future DIF Review Date: 2000-09-29
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