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Evolution of populations of coastal breeders in the Delta Area (Zeeland): Egg size

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Description
In Zeeland (Delta area) a number of (breeding) biological parameters were determined from Tern and Common Tern. The dataset is the result of the determination of the biometrics of chicks from 25 to 50 marked nests Tern and Common Tern in a number of colonies in the Delta area (Zeeland). The size of the eggs of terns is determined using a caliper to 0.1 mm.

Scope
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Terrestrial, Bird eggs, Marine birds, ANE, Netherlands, Delta Area, ANE, Netherlands, Zeeland, Aves

Geographical coverage
ANE, Netherlands, Delta Area [Marine Regions]
ANE, Netherlands, Zeeland [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1 May 2009 - 1 August 2011
Yearly

Taxonomic coverage
Aves [WoRMS]

Parameter
Egg size Methodology
Egg size: Measuring of maximum length and width
measurements are carried out using a calliper at a precision 0,1mm.

Contributors
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Leefmilieu, Natuur en Energie; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO), moredata owner
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Leefmilieu, Natuur en Energie; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek; Afdeling Biodiversiteit en Natuurlijk Milieu; Onderzoeksgroep Ecosysteemdiversiteit, moredata creator

Related datasets
Other relations:
Evolution of populations of terns in the Delta Area (Zeeland) : Breeding Success, more
Evolution of populations of terns in the Delta Area (Zeeland): Biometry of chicks, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2012-01-27
Information last updated: 2012-01-27
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