Community composition of seabirds in the Prydz Bay region, derived from at-sea observations of seabirds.
Entry ID: WOV_PRYDZ_BIRD_COMMUNITIES

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Summary
Abstract: Observations of seabirds at sea have been made by observers on Australian Antarctic ships in the Prydz Bay region during most seasons since 1980/81. Approximately 32000 observations of 26 main species were made from the 1980/81 to 2001/02 seasons. These observations provide a two-decade history of seabird activity in this region of the Antarctic. This project used clustering techniques to identify ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -60.0   S: -75.0   E: 90.0   W: 60.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1980-07-01
Stop Date: 2001-06-30
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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 280 kb
Distribution Format: csv
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: eric.woehler at gmail.com
Contact Address:
Birds Tasmania
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Woehler, E.J., Raymond, B., and Watts, D.J. (2003), Decadal-scale seabird assemblages in Prydz Bay, East Antarctica., Marine Ecology Progress Series, 251, 299-310
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-13
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