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Tracking saltwater crocodiles on the Wenlock River, Cape York, Queensland, Australia (2009 - 2016)

Latest version published by CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere on Aug 29, 2019 CSIRO Oceans and Atmosphere

Thirty seven estuarine crocodiles were captured in the Wenlock River, Cape York, Queensland over several seasons and were fitted with GPS based telemetric devices.

Data has been sourced from Zoatrack from the following projects https://zoatrack.org/projects/3, https://zoatrack.org/projects/175, https://zoatrack.org/projects/125, https://zoatrack.org/projects/244, https://zoatrack.org/projects/298 and https://zoatrack.org/projects/504. Also one can cite project 298 using Campbell, H, Franklin, C, Dwyer, R (2016) Data from: 'Tracking saltwater crocodiles on the Wenlock River, Cape York, Queensland, Australia 2012_13'. ZoaTrack.org. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.4226/68/57327187C6BB4

Data Records

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The data in this project is publicly available under a Creative Commons Attribution License. If you use these data in any type of publication then you must cite the project DOI (if available) or any published peer-reviewed papers associated with the study. We strongly encourage you to contact the data custodians to discuss data usage and appropriate accreditation. Rights Statement Copyright: The University of Queensland

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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 Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

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Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Hamish Campbell
Charles Darwin University Darwin Northern Territory AU

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Hamish Campbell
Principal Investigator
Charles Darwin University Darwin Northern Territory AU
Ross Dwyer
Principal Investigator
University of Queensland Brisbane

Who filled in the metadata:

Hamish Campbell
Charles Darwin University Darwin Northern Territory AU

Who else was associated with the resource:

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

Geographic Coverage

Wenlock river, Queensland

Bounding Coordinates South West [-14.219, 141.467], North East [-11.826, 142.821]

Taxonomic Coverage

No Description available

Species  Crocodylus porosus (Salt-water Crocodile)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2009-08-11 / 2016-10-23

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

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