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Survey of the mammals and birds occurring at Cape Bird, 1977-1980
Entry ID: K014_1977_1978_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: A general survey of the mammals and birds occurring was carried out at Cape Bird 1977-1981 and at Cape Hallett 1982-1983. No previous work has been carried out on mammals in these areas. Short, frequent 'watches' were made daily where the sea and pack ice was scanned and the presence and activity of birds and mammals sighted, the time, the number seen, distance offshore, habitat, activity and ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1977-11-09
Stop Date: 1978-01-26
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ISO Topic Category
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publication or contact the investigator.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 3 325 2811 Extn 8379
Email: Kerry-Jayne.Wilson at lincoln.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Bioprotection and Ecology Division
Lincoln University
PO BOX 84
City: Lincoln
Postal Code: 7647
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Spurr, E.B. Wilson, K.J. Sagar, P.M. 1990 Bird species recorded at Cape Bird, Ross Island, Antarctica. Notornis 37(1): 37-43
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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