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Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean Cetacean Program - data collected from the BROKE-West voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2006
Entry ID: BROKE-West_Cetaceans


Summary
Abstract: Observation on V3 commenced as the Aurora Australis departed Fremantle and concluded on the approach to Hobart.

The SOCEP research objective is to detect and document cetacean sightings and relevant environmental and other information throughout the voyage. The BROKE-West multidisciplinary voyage provides an opportunity to correlate sightings data with oceanographic and biology research ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -42.53   S: -69.21   E: 147.29   W: 29.92

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thiele, D.
Dataset Title: Cetacean Sightings Survey and Southern Ocean Cetacean Program - data collected from the BROKE-West voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2006
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2010-08-23
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Parent DIF
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BROKE-West

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-01-02
Stop Date: 2006-03-12
Quality Data were entered real-time as and when observations were made, with time (GMT) and Lat/Long drawn directly from ship data.

These data have not been validated.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=BROKE-We... when using these data..
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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: 41 kb
Distribution Format: Excel
Fees: free
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23


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