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OEH Atlas of NSW Wildlife, - marine records Australia (1770 - 2017)

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Jul 2, 2020 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

Records from OEH's Atlas of NSW Wildlife database of flora and fauna sightings. Includes records from other custodians such as the National Herbarium of NSW, Forests NSW, Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme and the Australian Museum.

The Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) is a division of the NSW Department of Premier and Cabinet. OEH was formed on 4 April 2011.

This dataset was downloaded from ALA May 2018, subsetted to marine records and matched to the World Register of Marine Species (WoRMS).

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 349,935 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 349,935 records in English (4 MB) - Update frequency: not planned
Metadata as an EML file download in English (7 KB)
Metadata as an RTF file download in English (7 KB)

Versions

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

How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

BioNet Species Sightings occurrence data held by the NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH). The BioNet repository holds data from a number of sources and custodians. (Accessed through OBIS Data Portal,<Date of Access>)

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:

Ron Avery
Data Steward
NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) 59-61 Goulburn Street Sydney New South Wales AU
http://www.bionet.nsw.gov.au/

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Ron Avery
Data Steward
NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) 59-61 Goulburn Street Sydney New South Wales AU
http://www.bionet.nsw.gov.au/

Who filled in the metadata:

Ron Avery
Data Steward
NSW Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH) 59-61 Goulburn Street Sydney New South Wales AU
http://www.bionet.nsw.gov.au/

Who else was associated with the resource:

Publisher
Dave Watts
OBIS Australia Node manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere PO Box 1538 7001 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 (3) 6232 5062
http://www.obis.org.au

Geographic Coverage

New South Wales coastal waters and a few records in Victorian, South Australian and Queensland waters

Bounding Coordinates South West [-38.974, 138], North East [-20.523, 159.268]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Class  Aves (Birds),  Mammals (Whales)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1770-01-01 / 2017-01-14

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by OBIS

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