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Marine Turtle Nesting Locations, Queensland and Northern Territory coastlines, Australia 1915-2012

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Jul 31, 2017 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

There are no information on how the data was acquired. See metadata record for contact details.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 5,423 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.


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Data as a DwC-A file download 5,423 records in English (121 KB) - Update frequency: not planned
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Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)


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Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 71e33e4e-3579-48be-bc68-996e67571072.  CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Atlas of Living Australia.


Occurrence; Observation


Who created the resource:

Australian Coastal Ecosystem Facility (ACEF)
Terrestrial Ecosystem Research Network (TERN) AU

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Col Limpus
Chief Scientist
Queensland Government PO Box 2454 4001 Brisbane Queensland AU 0731705617

Who filled in the metadata:

Dave Watts
OBIS Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplanade 7000 Hobart Tasmania +61 (3) 6232 5062

Who else was associated with the resource:

Dave Watts

Geographic Coverage

Queensland and Northern Territory coastlines, Australia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-28, 138], North East [-9.1, 154]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Order  Testudines

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1905-03-29 / 2014-01-01

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers