Ecological and resource modelling in the Southern Ocean, including fish and fisheries ecology
Entry ID: ASAC_2942

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Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2942
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Ecological sustainability of fisheries is a primary goal for managing human activities in the marine environment. Management decisions must be based on clear, operational objectives and reliable assessment methods that are robust against uncertainties in our understanding of how the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -50.0   S: -70.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-10-01
Stop Date: 2012-03-30
ISO Topic Category
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.

Taken from the 2009-2010 Progress Report:
Laboratory activity/analysis:
Twelve months of intensive processing of otolith samples resulted in the preparation and ageing of over 5,000 otoliths of Patagonian toothfish, Dissostichus eleginoides, collected over ... View entire text
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Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Phone: +61 3 6232 3558
Email: andrew.constable at
Contact Address:
203 Channel Highway
Australian Antarctic Division
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Lenser T., Constable A. (2007) A nonparametric algorithm to model movement between polygon subdomains in a spatially explicit ecosystem model. Ecological Modelling 206. 79-92; [Ref: 12652]

Peer reviewed:
P. J. Smith, D. Steinke, P.J. McMillan, A.L. Stewart S. M.McVeagh, J. M. Diaz De Astarloa, D. Welsford, R.D. Ward (in press). DNA barcoding highlights a cryptic species of grenadier (genus ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-02-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-29
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