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Seabird Observations, Storm Bay, Tasmania, Australia, 1991-1994

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Aug 3, 2016 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

Survey data from 9 trips on the 52 m industrial waste dumping vessel, the Anson, from May-Sept 1994. Jarosite, a zinc processing waste product was dumped off the continental shelf southeast of Tasmania. This dataset is of seabird sightings from the northern extant of Storm bay to the dump site. Other zinc dump trips in 1988 and 1991 are in SouthEast Seabird Survey. Data published in Coarse-scale relationships between seabirds and zooplankton off south-eastern Tasmania, Timothy A. Reid and Mark A. Hindell, Mar. Freshwater Res., 2000, 51, 789–98. Additional voyages conducted by Tim Reid from 1991 to 1993 are included in this dataset.

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 9,622 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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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Coarse-scale relationships between seabirds and zooplankton off south-eastern Tasmania, Timothy A. Reid and Mark A. Hindell, Mar. Freshwater Res., 2000, 51, 789–98.

Rights

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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: 9efcb014-623f-48d5-89e4-afabb713a8fe.  CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Atlas of Living Australia.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation; EARTH SCIENCE > Oceans > Marine Biology > Marine Birds

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Dave Watts
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplande 7000 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 (3) 6232 5062
http://www.cmar.csiro.au/datacentre/

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Dave Watts
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplande 7000 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 (3) 6232 5062
http://www.cmar.csiro.au/datacentre/

Who filled in the metadata:

Dave Watts
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplande 7000 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 (3) 6232 5062
http://www.cmar.csiro.au/datacentre/

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Dave Watts
Data manager
CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere Castray Esplande 7000 Hobart Tasmania AU +61 (3) 6232 5062
http://www.cmar.csiro.au/datacentre/

Geographic Coverage

Northern entrance of Storm Bay to the continental shelf.

Bounding Coordinates South West [-43.63, 147.383], North East [-43.07, 148.267]

Taxonomic Coverage

Covers seabirds from Australian and Southern Oceans regions.

Class  Aves

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1991-04-09 / 1994-09-22

Collection Data

Collection Name Seabird Observations, Storm Bay, Tasmania, Australia, 1991-1994
Collection Identifier seabirds_anson
Parent Collection Identifier Not applicable
Specimen preservation methods No treatment

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

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