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Whale Sightings in the Gulf of Maine
Entry ID: MAINE_WHALES

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Summary
Abstract: The Whale Sighting website, developed by Northern Geomantics of Hallowell,
Maine in collaboration with the Maine Department of Marine Resources and the
Maine Commercial Fishing Industry displays historical and current whale
sightings in the Gulf of Maine. The primary goal of the site is to facilitate
awareness of whale sightings for fishermen and reduce gear entanglements.

With this map service, users can geographically view whale sightings Users can
zoom in and out of different areas and identify detailed sighting information.
Related URL
Description: The Maine Department of Marine Resources Whale Sightings Page.

Description: Northern Geomantics homepage-developer and designer of this map service.
Service Citation
Originators: Northern Geomantics
Title: Whale Sightings in the Gulf of Maine
Provider: Maine Department of Marine Resources
URL: http://megisims.state.me.us/whalesightings/
Service Keywords
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition
ENVIRONMENTAL ADVISORIES >MARINE ADVISORIES >MARINE BIOLOGY Parameter Definition
DATA ANALYSIS AND VISUALIZATION >GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS >WEB-BASED GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION SYSTEMS Parameter Definition

Ancillary Keywords
GIS
Whale Watching
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Service Provider
ME/DMR > Department of Marine Resources, Maine Supplemental Info
Service Organization URL: http://www.maine.gov/dmr/

Service Provider Personnel
Name: MAINE DMR CUSTOMER SERVICE
Phone: 207-624-6550
Phone: (207) 287-4474 TTY
Fax: 207-624-6024
Email: thomas.cotnoir at maine.gov
Contact Address:
21 State House Sta.
City: Augusta
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04333
Country: USA
Distribution Media
Distribution_Media: Online
Fees: No fees
Personnel
TYLER B. STEVENS
Role: SERF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
SERF Creation Date: 2003-05-08
SERF Last Revision Date: 2003-05-14
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Responsible NASA Official:  Lola Olsen
Last Updated:  April 2014