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ESAS cetacean sightings from 1980 to 2003
Citation
National Biodiversity Data Centre: ESAS cetacean sightings from 1980 to 2003., 2011-08-18. Accessed via http://www.gbif.org/dataset/4bbd3033-4777-4786-bd4e-81e4c0e233d4 on yyyy-mm-dd http://doi.org/10.15468/vr9hor

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Availability: Restricted
The data are withheld from general circulation and disclosure but access may be obtained on a case-by-case basis through negotiation

Description
Records of cetaceans encountered during ESAS surveys in NE Atlantic from 1980 to 2003. more

Quality control - Data recorded by research institutions, universities and the JNCC. Method - Ship and aircraft based survey using ESAS full strip transect method with snapshot method for flying birds and scan data.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Mammals
Keywords:
Marine, Marine mammals, ANE, North East Atlantic, Cetacea

Geographical coverage
ANE, North East Atlantic [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1980 - 2003

Taxonomic coverage
Cetacea [WoRMS]

Parameter
Animal sightings

Contributors
Joint Nature Conservation Committee (JNCC), moredata creator National Biodiversity Data Centre, moredata provider


Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2014-02-26
Information last updated: 2016-12-22
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