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Kittlitz's Murrelet Known Nest Locations (GIS layer)
Entry ID: UAF_KittlitzMurreletnestlocations


Summary
Abstract: The Kittlitz's Murrelet Brachyramphus brevirostris is bird is a species of
environmental concern, and only 21 confirmed nest locations are published for
North America. A wider analysis of these nest sites is coming forward, and it
appears that these nests are associated with glaciers and vulcanoe slopes.
However, this is only an impression based on the small sample of nests.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 68.28   S: 58.37   E: -135.32   W: -165.55

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Day, R.H,.,K.. J. Kuletz, and D. A. Nigro.
Dataset Title: Kittlitz's Murrelet. Birds of North America
Dataset Release Date: 1999
Dataset Release Place: Fairbanks, Alaska
ISO Topic Category
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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
Day, R.H,.,K.. J. Kuletz, and D. A. Nigro. 1999. Kittlitz's Murrelet. Birds of
North America 435. 28 pp.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27




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