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Marine records from the First Bird Atlas, Birdlife Australia (1976-1984)

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Jul 14, 2020 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

Records collected by Birds Australia between 1977 and 1981, each survey was ascribed to a grid with the coords given as the central point. Grids size varied, with most being 10-minute grids or 1-degree grids.

This dataset is a subset of marine species downloaded from ALA https://collections.ala.org.au/public/show/dr571 on 2020-07-14. Many records have missing dates but the data has been collected between 1976 and 1984.

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 69,051 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.

Downloads

Download the latest version of this resource data as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A) or the resource metadata as EML or RTF:

Data as a DwC-A file download 69,051 records in English (3 MB) - Update frequency: not planned
Metadata as an EML file download in English (5 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (6 KB)

Versions

The table below shows only published versions of the resource that are publicly accessible.

Rights

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 not been registered with GBIF

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Editor
Data manager
Birdlife Australia National Office and Library Suite 2-05 60 Leicester Street 3053 Carlton Victoria

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Editor
Data manager
Birdlife Australia National Office and Library Suite 2-05 60 Leicester Street 3053 Carlton Victoria

Who filled in the metadata:

Editor
Data manager
Birdlife Australia National Office and Library Suite 2-05 60 Leicester Street 3053 Carlton Victoria

Who else was associated with the resource:

Publisher
Dave Watts
OBIS Australia Data Manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplanade 7000 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 3 6232 5062
http://www.obis.org.au

Geographic Coverage

Australian coasts

Bounding Coordinates South West [-44, 113], North East [-9, 154]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1976-01-01 / 1984-11-29

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by OBIS

Alternative Identifiers http://ogc-act.csiro.au/ipt/resource?r=ala_dr571