Radio-tracking of adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) at sea during their first foraging trip following egg laying
Entry ID: K121_1985_1986_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The movements of adelie penguins at sea during their first foraging trip following egg laying was monitored by attaching radio transmitters to both males (7) and females (3). The location of the birds was determined daily using triangulation from two tracking towers that were established on New College Hill and Inclusion Hill. Tracking was also conducted from a helicopter.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-11-15
Stop Date: 1985-12-18
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 3 479 7654
Fax: +64 3 479 7584
Email: adelie at stonebow.otago.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Zoology Department
Center for Science Communication
University of Otago
PO BOX 56
City: Dunedin
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-10-14
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