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Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rookery Island Group, 2014
Entry ID: AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rookery_2014


Summary
Abstract: Two colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season in the Rookery Island group in conjunction with colony counts. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating the perimeter of sub-colonies on foot while carrying a Garmin GPS (Legend Cx) to log the track taken. The person walking the perimeter of the sub-colonies maintained a buffer distance of approximately 2.5m between themselves and the breeding birds along the sub-colony boundary. This buffer distance was reduced to approximately 2m in the final shapefiles.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -67.59   S: -67.61   E: 62.52   W: 62.51

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Southwell, C. and Emmerson, L.
Dataset Title: Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rookery Island Group, 2014
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2020-01-01
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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AAS_4088_Adelie_breeding_colony_boundaries

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-12-04
Stop Date: 2014-12-04
Instrument
GPS RECEIVERS Ancillary Description
Access Constraints These data are not yet publicly available.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

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Ancillary Keywords
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: 30 kb
Distribution Format: Shapefiles
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3450
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: colin.southwell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2017-04-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-07-10


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