Harlequin Duck and waterbird winter surveys around the Wolves Islands, Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick
Entry ID: UAF_harlequinduck

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Summary
Abstract: This data set contains boat-based winter waterbird surveys from the Wolves
archipelago in the Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick Canada. This area is a known
wintering location of the Eastern Canadian Harlequin Duck population (appr. 50
birds). Such Harlequin Duck winter surveys were carried out since long time on
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.16   S: 45.09   E: -65.95   W: -66.05

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Huettmann, F.
Dataset Title: Harlequin Duck and waterbird winter surveys around the Wolves Islands, Bay of Fundy, New Brunswick
Dataset Release Date: 1998
Dataset Publisher: University of Alaska
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-11-09
Stop Date: 1998-12-30
ISO Topic Category
Quality Sightings are referenced to the observer, the specific cruise and ship name,
ship speed, time and date. GPS instrumentation was not available to the
observers. However, a consistent route around the island was followed for each
survey; sightings can be geo-referenced. For details see field notes.

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Access Constraints None
Use Constraints The data user need to understand the interpretation of 'relative abundance'
surveys. It is suggested to familiarize how data were collected.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Institute of Arctic Biology, Biology & Wildlife, University of Alaska Fairbanks Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.iab.uaf.edu/index.php

Data Center Personnel
Name: FALK HUETTMANN
Phone: +01-907-4747882
Fax: +01-907 4746967
Email: fhuettmann at alaska.edu
Contact Address:
419 Irving I, PO Box 757000
City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-7000
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +01-907-4747882
Fax: +01-907 4746967
Email: fhuettmann at alaska.edu
Contact Address:
419 Irving I, PO Box 757000
City: Fairbanks
Province or State: AK
Postal Code: 99775-7000
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Brown R.G.B. 1986. Revised Atlas of Eastern Canadian Seabirds. Bedford
Institute of Oceanography: Candian Wildlife Service, Ottawa.

Brown R.G.B., Nettleship D.N., Germain P, Tull C.E., and Davis T. 1975. Atlas
of eastern Canadian seabirds. Canadian Wildlife Service, Ottawa.

Goudie, R. I. 1989. Historical status of Harlequin Ducks wintering in eastern
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-01-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2012-12-21
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