Season whale catch records for austral summers from 1931/32 to 1979/80. Data have been aggregated into one degree cells centered on the reported position. The dataset covers five whale species - Blue, Fin, Sei, Minke and Humpback. These data have been exposed as an OBIS (Ocean Biogeographic Information System) resource via DiGIR (Distributed Generic Information Retrieval (DiGIR)).
These data are accessible from the URL given below - OBIS website. Go to the Advanced Search page, and search for: Whale catches in the Southern Ocean (Australian Antarctic Data Centre).
Data are published to SCAR-MarBIN, OBIS and GBIF data portals via DiGIR web services.