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OTN/DFO Maritimes Spiny Dogfish Tagging

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Abstract: To determine if spiny dogfish remain in Canadian waters or if they cross over the US/Canadian border to American waters. The results would have an effect on the joint management of the dogfish fishery between Canada and the US and help determine the contribution spawning females have to the NW Atlantic metapopulation of dogfish. The data would help with future management of the fishery as well as ... View entire text

Purpose: OBIS-formatted data from OTN/DFO, Maritimes, Spiny Dogfish Tagging via OTN.

OBIS Schema fields implemented in this data set are:
InstitutionCode, CatalogNumber, Citation, Collector, CollectorNumber, YearCollected, MonthCollected, DayCollected, TimeOfDay, JulianDay, ContinentOcean, Country, State, County, Locality, Latitude, Longitude, ScientificName, kingdom, phylum, class, order, family, genus, species, LifeStage, Sex

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 45.32   S: 43.64   E: -64.61   W: -66.38

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Steve Campana and Warren Joyce
Dataset Title: OTN/DFO Maritimes Spiny Dogfish Tagging
Dataset Series Name: OBIS Canada Digital Collections
Dataset Release Date: 2011
Dataset Release Place: Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: OBIS Canada
Version: 1
Data Presentation Form: Digital
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-08-19
ISO Topic Category
Use Constraints Acknowledge the use of specific records from contributing databases in the form appearing in the 'Citation' field thereof (if any); and acknowledge the use of the OBIS facility.

For information purposes, email to obissupport@marine.rutgers.edu the full citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any constituent part.

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Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Email: STEVE.CAMPANA at dfo-mpo.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Bedford Institute of Oceanography, PO Box 1006
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-01-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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