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International Survey of Antarctic Seabirds
Entry ID: K014_1981_1984_NZ_1

Abstract: In the early 1980s the ongoing International Survey of Antarctic Seabirds (ISAS) was initiated, with the aim to document the distribution, abundance and where possible, long-term trends in Antarctic and Sub-Antarctic seabird breeding populations. The data presently forms the basis for SCAR’s advice to the Scientific Committee of CCAMLR on the status and trends of Antarctic and Subantarctic ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -78.0   E: -135.0   W: 135.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-12-31
Stop Date: 1982-01-16

Start Date: 1983-01-01
Stop Date: 1983-02-28
ISO Topic Category
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality New Zealand participated in this international survey. More data is available than the publications listed here through a general internet search.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Bassett, J.A. And Wilson, G. 1983. Birds and mammals observed from the M.V. Benjamin Bowring : during the New Zealand-Ross Sea cruise, January/February 1981. Transglobe Expedition scientific report ; no.3
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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