|BioMar Biotope Viewer [CD-ROM]|
(1997). BioMar Biotope Viewer [CD-ROM]. Version 2.0. Environmental Sciences Unit, Trinity College: Dublin. ISBN 0-9526-735-4-1. cd-rom pp.
The information in this publication consists of:-a map-linked database of information on marine sites, habitats, and species recorded during the field surveys of the seashore and seabed in the Republic of Ireland by the BioMar group at Trinity College, Dublin and the Ulster Museum Zoology department in Belfast-descriptions and photographs of the BioMar classification of marine biotopes in Britain and Ireland developed by Marine Nature Conservation Review of the Joint Nature Conservation Committee (UK) as part of the BioMar project.This information may be searched by any combination of geographical location, habitat, biotope or species.The baseline information is of importance to environmental managers, consultants and researchers. The biotope and species photographs and descriptions that illustrate this data provide a state-of-the-art educational tool for studying marine species and biotopes. This viewer demonstrates how information on marine life and biotopes may be disseminated as computer software.