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Sightings for REMUS Sonar Test Event - July 2013
Citation
Latusek-Nabholz, Jennifer. 2014. Sightings for REMUS Sonar Test Event - July 2013. Provided by HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction, Inc. and downloaded from OBIS-SEAMAP on (access date)
Contact: Latusek-Nabholz, Jennifer ; U.S. Navy, more

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Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Description
Aerial surveys for marine-species monitoring occurred during 28 through 31 July 2013 for a Remote Environmental Monitoring Units (REMUS) sonar test event. These surveys were conducted off the west coast of Florida in the Naval Surface Warfare Center Panama City Division (NSWC PCD) Study Area in the Gulf of Mexico. The REMUS is an unmanned undersea vehicle used by the United States (U.S.) Navy for shallow-water mine countermeasures and hydrographic surveys. more

Purpose: U.S. Navy marine protected species surveys for REMUS sonar testing.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Mammals, Biology > Reptiles
Keywords:
Marine, ASW, USA, Florida, Cetacea, Chelonidae

Geographical coverage
ASW, USA, Florida [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
28 July 2013 - 31 July 2013

Taxonomic coverage
Cetacea [WoRMS]
Cheloniidae Oppel, 1811 [WoRMS]

Parameters
Animal sightings, Occurrence of biota

Contributors
HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction, Inc., moredata creator U.S. Navy, more

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-SEAMAP: Spatial Ecological Analysis of Megavertebrate Populations, more


Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-04-14
Information last updated: 2015-04-14
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