Grand Manan Basin - Deep Water Sediment Community
Entry ID: Canada_ARC_DeepWaterSedimentCom

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Summary
Abstract: This study investigates the faunal biodiversity of the deep water sediments of
Grand Manan Basin. Specimens were collected using a 0.1m2 grab, and identified
and enumerated at the Atlantic Reference Centre. The sediment types at the
research sites were found to be complex containing cobbles, pebbles, sand and
clay. The specimens retrieved from these samples showed a great degree of
biodiversity, ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.58   S: 44.58   E: -66.5   W: -66.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Ashley Birch, Atlantic Reference Centre
Dataset Title: Grand Manan Basin - Deep Water Sediment Community
Dataset Release Date: 200503
Dataset Release Place: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Bedford Institute of Oceanography
Online Resource: http://www.iobis.org/Welcome.htm
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-06-24
Stop Date: 2004-11-19
ISO Topic Category
Quality Specimen identification and capture data are accurate.All records are complete.
Access Constraints None
Use Constraints Not to be used for publication without permission from the Originator.None
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Data Center
Huntsman Marine Science Centre, Atlantic Reference Centre Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.huntsmanmarine.ca/
Dataset ID: Research Lab Notes

Data Center Personnel
Name: ASHLEY BIRCH
Phone: +01-506-529-1203
Fax: +01-506-529-1212
Email: arc at mar.dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Huntsman Marine Science Centre, 1 Lower Campus Road
City: St. Andrews
Province or State: New Brunswick
Postal Code: E5B 2L7
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-506-529-1203
Fax: +01-506-529-1212
Email: arc at mar.dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Huntsman Marine Science Centre, 1 Lower Campus Road
City: St. Andrews
Province or State: New Brunswick
Postal Code: E5B 2L7
Country: Canada
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-03-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-06-19
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-01-10
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