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Seagrass baseline survey for Orman Reef, Torres Strait, 2017

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on May 31, 2020 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

This dataset summarises benthic surveys of seagrass for Dugong and Turtle habitats at Orman Reefs, Torres Strait. The site data describes seagrass coverage estimations at 279 intertidal sites. Data downloaded May 2020 from https://eatlas.org.au/data/uuid/30c80ed2-f506-4e37-9d02-83279642fd6d

Data Records

The data in this sampling event 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 279 records. 2 extension data tables also exist. An extension record supplies extra information about a core record. The number of records in each extension data table is illustrated below.

  • Event (core)
    279
  • Occurrence 
    1953
  • ExtendedMeasurementOrFact 
    279

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 279 records in English (37 KB) - Update frequency: not planned
Metadata as an EML file download in English (7 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

Samplingevent

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Michael Rasheed
Principal Research Scientist
TropWATER, James Cook University Queensland 4878 Cairns Queensland AU +61 7 4232 2010

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Alex Carter
Senior Research Officer
TropWATER, James Cook University Queensland 4878 Cairns Queensland AU +61 7 4232 2015

Who filled in the metadata:

Alex Carter
Senior Research Officer
TropWATER, James Cook University Queensland 4878 Cairns Queensland AU +61 7 4232 2015

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

Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia

Bounding Coordinates South West [-9.928, 142.263], North East [-9.738, 142.431]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species  Cymodocea rotundata,  Cymodocea serrulata,  Enhalus acoroides,  Halophila ovalis,  Syringodium isoetifolium,  Thalassia hemprichii,  Thalassodendron ciliatum

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2017-09-16 / 2017-09-18

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

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