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Macquarie Island - GPS vegetation survey
Entry ID: Macca_vegsur_gis


Summary
Abstract: This metadata record describes Simone Ingham's survey of vegetation sampling sites on Macquarie Island in the summer of 2001/2002.
The Biolab base station needs to be accurately surveyed from the AUSLIG (now Geoscience Australia) GPS base station (AUS211) and the GPS data re-processed using new coordinates. The re-processing is required to establish the relative and absolute values of Simone's ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.5   S: -54.8   E: 158.95   W: 158.7
Min Altitude: 0 METRES Max Altitude: 400 METRES

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Brolsma, H. and Bergstrom, D.M.
Dataset Title: Macquarie Island - GPS vegetation survey
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2007-01-30
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/Macca_vegsur_gis
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-10-01
Stop Date: 2002-03-31
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 1 Metre(s)
Longitude Resolution: 1 Metre(s)
Vertical Resolution: 2 Metre(s)
Platform
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality On page 8 of Simone's survey report the GPS base station in the Biolab building is quoted as being:

Reference Position Tab
Point Information
Name ID: Biolab Base Station
WGS-84 Position
Latitude: 54 29' 57.97073" S
Longitude: 158 58' 10.14877" E
Ground Height: -10.536m
Antenna Height: 5.070m**
APC Height: -5.466m
Quality: Known ... View entire text
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download at the provided URL.

A pdf copy of the report is available for download at the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=Macca_ve... 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: 55,703 kb
Distribution Format: various
Fees: free

Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 376 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: DIF AUTHOR
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: 2002-10-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-11



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