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Antarctic Biodiversity Studies 2006 (Ross Sea, Scott Island, and Balleny Islands) (TAN0602)
Citation
NIWA (2015). Antarctic Biodiversity Studies 2006 - Ross Sea, Scott Island, and Balleny Islands (TAN0602). Southwestern Pacific OBIS, National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research, Wellington, New Zealand, 1061 records, Online http://nzobisipt.niwa.co.nz/resource.do?r=tan0602 released on April 17, 2015.
Contact: Mackay, Kevin

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Description
NIWA was contracted by the New Zealand Government, through its agent Land Information New Zealand (LINZ), to conduct a 51-day scientific study of areas in the Eastern & Central Ross Sea and around Scott & Balleny Islands, Antarctica. This work included biodiversity studies for the Ministry of Fishes (MFish), and marine mammal and sea bird studies for MFish and Department of Conservation (DoC).

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Birds, Biology > Fish, Biology > Mammals, Biology > Zooplankton
Keywords:
Marine, PS, Ross Sea, PSE, Antarctica, Balleney I., PSE, Antarctica, Scott I.

Geographical coverage
PS, Ross Sea [Marine Regions]
PSE, Antarctica, Balleney I. [Marine Regions]
PSE, Antarctica, Scott I. [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
25 January 2006 - 18 March 2006

Parameter
Occurrence of biota

Contributors
National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA), moredata creator

Related datasets
Published in:
NZOBIS: Southwestern Pacific Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-08-11
Information last updated: 2015-08-11
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