Tagging of Pacific Predators - UC Santa Cruz - northern elephant seal ARGOS tracks.Entry ID: TOPP
Abstract: This data set contains ARGOS satellite tracking data collected from northern elephant seals as part of the Tagging of Pacific Predators program. The data set encompasses adult males and females at two colonies; however, the bulk of the data was collected from adult female seals at Año Nuevo state reserve in California, USA. This dataset is part of an ongoing research project at the University of California, Santa Cruz. Please contact Dan Costa prior to use.
Total Distribution Records:
Total Number of Taxa: 1
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Dan Costa
Dataset Title: Tagging of Pacific Predators (TOPP) ARGOS satellite tracking data of adult northern elephant seals.
Dataset Series Name: Tagging of Pacific Predators
Dataset Release Date: 2009
Dataset Release Place: California
Start Date: 2004-01-01Stop Date: 2008-07-01
Use Constraints The data, visualization, and information contained in this data set are provided as a benefit and service to enhance public awareness of the research missions of the Tagging of Pacific Predators program. Anyone wishing to use the data for research, publication, academic or commercial use must contact Daniel Costa (Costa@biology.ucsc.edu) to obtain permission prior to use. In the event permission is granted, please request appropriate citation information.
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Email: costa at biology.ucsc.edu
University of California Santa Cruz
City: Santa Cruz
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 95064
View publications online at http://www.topp.org/topp_census#pubs
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-16