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Description
Aerial marine species monitoring occurred on 13 and 14 March 2013 off the eastern coast of Virginia for a Missile Exercise (MISSELEX) training event within the Virginia Capes (VACAPES) Range Complex. These types of events occur periodically throughout the year and allow the United States (U.S.) Navy to fulfill essential training requirements.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Mammals
Keywords:
Marine, ANW, USA, Virginia, Balaenoptera physalus, Stenella frontalis (Cuvier, 1829), Tursiops truncatus

Geographical coverage
ANW, USA, Virginia [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
13 March 2013

Taxonomic coverage
Balaenoptera physalus (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]
Stenella frontalis (Cuvier, 1829) [WoRMS]
Tursiops truncatus (Montagu, 1821) [WoRMS]

Parameters
Animal sightings, Occurrence of biota

Contributors
HDR Environmental, Operations and Construction, Inc., moredata creator

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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