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Migratory patterns of Yucatan Peninsula hawksbills
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Abstract: The hawksbill population that nests in the Yucatan Peninsula (Mexico) is considered the largest in the Atlantic and one of the four largest in the world. However, from about 6,400 registered annual number of nests in 1999 (when the Mexican population represented about 43% of all recorded hawksbill nests in the Greater Caribbean), the population's reproductive output dropped to less than 2,400 ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 22.42   S: 18.71   E: -86.33   W: -91.79

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Dataset Originator/Creator: Grupo de trabajo para la tortuga carey (Mexico)
Dataset Title: Migratory patterns of Yucatan Peninsula hawksbills
Dataset Series Name: OBIS-SEAMAP
Dataset Release Date: 2006-11-02 05:37:34-05
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-07-13
Stop Date: 2006-10-19
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 0.000167 Decimal degrees
Longitude Resolution: 0.000167 Decimal degrees
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 meter - < 30 meters
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-07-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-01-05
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