Inside Passage, British Columbia, Ferry Transects

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Citation_Information:
Originator: Falk Huettmann
Publication_Date: Unknown
Title: Inside Passage, British Columbia, Ferry Transects
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Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Fairbanks, Alaska
Publisher: University of Alaska
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Description:
Abstract:
This data set contains survey data from the Inside Passage in British Columbia, Canada. It covers waterbird, seabird and some sea mammal data, collected with DISTANCE Sampling surveys from one side of the ferry for July 1999.
Purpose:
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Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Buckland, S.T., Anderson, D.R., Burnham, K.P., Laake, J.L. Borchers, D.L. And Thomas, L., 2001, Introduction to Distance Sampling: Estimating Abundance of Biological Populations, Oxford, United Kingdom, Oxford University Press, The book describes the concepts and analysis methods as well as covering aspects of survey design and giving several worked examples. It is an essential companion to the software. 484 pages. Buckland, S. T., D. R. Anderson, K. P. Burnham, and J. L. Laake, 1993, Distance Sampling: Estimating Abundance of Biological Populations, London, Chapman and Hall, 446 pages Huettmann, F., and K. MacIntosh, Results from ferry-based seabird surveys in the Bay of Fundy, Canada Huettmann, F. And Diamong, A.W., 1998, Seabird surveys and selected environmental data sets in the Bay of Fundy: findings and conclusions from monthly ferry transects Saint John - Digby - Saint John. In Coastal Monitoring and the Bay of Fundy: Proceedings of the Marine Atlantic Ecozone Science Workshop. edited by M.D. Burt and P.G. Wells, 1998, Proceedings of the Marine Atlantic Ecozone Science Workshop. St. Andrews, New Brunswick, Huntsman Marine Science Centre, pp. 85-92. Morgan, K. Results from ferry-based seabird surveys Tsawassen-Sydney, Strait of Georgia, Canada. Canada, Canadian Wildlife Service.
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Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 19990701
Ending_Date: Unknown
Currentness_Reference:Unknown
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
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Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -133.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -131.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 55.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: 52.0
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Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > BIRDS
Theme_Keyword: Index Of Relative Abundance
Theme_Keyword: Sea Mammal Surveys
Theme_Keyword: Seabird Ecology
Theme_Keyword: Seabird Monitoring
Theme_Keyword: Seabird Surveys
Theme_Keyword: Bella Bella
Theme_Keyword: British Columbia
Theme_Keyword: Port Hardy
Theme_Keyword: Prince Rupert
Theme_Keyword: Western Canada
Theme_Keyword: Ancient Murrelet
Theme_Keyword: Black Oystercatcher
Theme_Keyword: Brachyramphus Marmoratus
Theme_Keyword: Brandt?s Cormorant
Theme_Keyword: Cassin's Auklet
Theme_Keyword: Cepphus Columba
Theme_Keyword: Cerorhinca Monocerata
Theme_Keyword: Common Murre
Theme_Keyword: Double-crested Cormorant
Theme_Keyword: Fratercula Corniculata
Theme_Keyword: Glaucous-winged Gull
Theme_Keyword: Haematopus Bachmani
Theme_Keyword: Harbour Porpoise
Theme_Keyword: Horned Puffin
Theme_Keyword: Larus Glaucescens
Theme_Keyword: Marbled Murrelet
Theme_Keyword: Pelagic Cormorant
Theme_Keyword: Phalacrocorax Auritus
Theme_Keyword: Phalacrocorax Pelagicus
Theme_Keyword: Phalacrocorax Penicillatus
Theme_Keyword: Phocoena Phocoena
Theme_Keyword: Pigeon Guillemot
Theme_Keyword: Ptychoramphus Aleuticus
Theme_Keyword: Rhinoceros Auklet
Theme_Keyword: Synthliboramphus Antiquus
Theme_Keyword: Thick-billed Murre
Theme_Keyword: Tufted Puffin
Theme_Keyword: Uria Aalge
Theme_Keyword: Uria Lomvia
Theme_Keyword: BIOTA
Theme_Keyword: OCEANS
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > BRITISH COLUMBIA
Place_Keyword: CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > WESTERN CANADA
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > ARCTIC
Place_Keyword: GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
Access_Constraints: By arrangement with data owner, Falk Huettmann
Use_Constraints:
By arrangement with data owner, Falk Huettmann.
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: PEGGY YEN
Contact_Position: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Simon Fraser University, Department of Biological Sciences
Address: Centre for Wildlife Ecology
City: Burnaby
State_or_Province: British Columbia
Postal_Code: V5A 1S6
Contact_Voice_Telephone: 604-291-5618
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 604-291-3496
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
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Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Distribution_Information:
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Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: UAK-F/BW/IAB > Institute of Arctic Biology, Biology & Wildlife, University of Alaska Fairbanks
Contact_Person: FALK HUETTMANN
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: 419 Irving I, PO Box 757000
City: Fairbanks
State_or_Province: AK
Postal_Code: 99775-7000
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +01-907-4747882
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +01-907 4746967
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: fhuettmann@alaska.edu
Resource_Description: UAF_insidepassageBC
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: Not Available
Digital_Transfer_Option:
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Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.iab.uaf.edu/index.php
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
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Network_Resource_Name:
http://mercury-ops2.ornl.gov/clearinghouse/send/xs...
Access_Instructions:
Metadata in Biological Data Profile format.
Fees: Not Available
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20050729
Metadata_Review_Date: 20140407
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: TYLER B. STEVENS
Contact_Position: DIF AUTHOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
Address: Global Change Master Directory
City: Greenbelt
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20771
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (301) 614-6898
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: 301-614-5268
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: Tyler.B.Stevens@nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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