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DFO-SABS: Plankton data collected during 1923 Strait of Belle Isle Expedition.
Citation
DFO. (2014). Entomostraca collected in and around the Strait of Belle isle during expeditions in 1923. Version 1 In OBIS Canada Digital Collections. Bedford Institute of Oceanography, Dartmouth, NS, Canada. Published by OBIS. http://www.iobis.org/. (consulted on [date])
Contact: Bedford Institute of Oceanography (DFO-BIO), more

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Description
In the summer of 1923 an expedition was organized to investigate the waters of the Strait of Belle Isle and adjacent contributory waters. Hauls of plankton were made at various points, and some of these form the basis of two reports. As part of a data recovery project information on species distribution contained in these reports was extracted and Darwin Core records created for submission to OBIS.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Plankton
Keywords:
Marine, ANW, Canada, Newfoundland, Belle Isle Strait

Geographical coverage
ANW, Canada, Newfoundland, Belle Isle Strait [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
7 August 1923 - 20 September 1923

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
Government of Canada; Department of Fisheries and Oceans; Bedford Institute of Oceanography (BIO), moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
OBIS-Canada: Canadian Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-04-24
Information last updated: 2015-04-24
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