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Pelagic Studies of Marine Birds and Mammals
Entry ID: NL_ANTARCTIC_BIRDS_MAMMALS


Summary
Abstract: During a number of cruises on Polarstern, densities of warm-blooded top
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Related URL
Description: IMARES Antarctic Research sub-page on the website

Description: Popular site on Dutch Polar REsearch in the IPY
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.0   S: -70.0   E: 20.0   W: -70.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: IMARES (Wagegingen UR)
Dataset Title: Pelagic Studies of Marine Birds and Mammals
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1988-11-15
Stop Date: 2008-01-15
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: variable (10 minutes time; for basic spatial unit see range)
Longitude Resolution: variable
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 km - < 10 km or approximately .01 degree - < .09 degree
ISO Topic Category
Quality Top predators are censused according to standard methods, discussed in the SCAR
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���������������������������������For birds, strip transect counts with snapshot methodology are use (Tasker,
���������������������������������M.L.; Hope Jones, P.; Dixon, T.; Blake, B.F. 1984. ���Counting seabirds at sea
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Access Constraints Please contact investigator, J.A. van Franeker
Use Constraints Please contact investigator, J.A. van Franeker
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Originating Center
Distribution
Distribution Media: to be discussed
Publications/References
MAIN PUBLICATIONS ON PREVIOUS SIMILAR PROJECTS:
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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-06-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-04-01


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