AMAPPS-Cetacean and Turtle Abundance Summer Survey (HB1103, EK60)

Metadata Updated: February 22, 2016

The AMAPPS survey will primarily focus on beaked whale species, with the following objectives: 1) Develop a better understanding of beaked whale habitat use and site fidelity for abundance and monitoring of critical areas, 2) Quantify efficacy of passive acoustic monitoring for detection and abundance of these species, through controlled methodological tests and in comparison to a bottom-mounted recorders (AMAR), 3) Determine the distribution and relative abundance of plankton and prey species, 4) When possible, collect identification photographs and biopsy samples.

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Metadata Date January 26, 2016
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 22, 2016
Reference Date(s) July 20, 2011 (creation)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

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Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

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Resource Type Series
Metadata Date January 26, 2016
Metadata Created Date September 27, 2015
Metadata Updated Date February 22, 2016
Reference Date(s) July 20, 2011 (creation)
Responsible Party DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce (Point of Contact); DOC/NOAA/NMFS/NEFSC> Northeast Fisheries Science Center (Principal Investigator)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Cite as: Northeast Fisheries Science Center (2011): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (HB1103, EK60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5TB14WP [access date], Resource may not be available for up to one year after initial collection.
Bbox East Long -64.5282943167
Bbox North Lat 42.1753533333
Bbox South Lat 38.9621072527
Bbox West Long -71.3778761058
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Guid gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:HB1103_EK60
Harvest Object Id 1a9551e5-0249-4762-a50b-421d3ba71ea2
Harvest Source Id 2aed8e29-fc5b-4cde-aa66-fb1118fd705e
Harvest Source Title NOAA CSW Harvest Source
Licence While every effort has been made to ensure that these data are accurate and reliable within the limits of the current state of the art, NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty., These data are considered raw and have not been subjected to the NOAA's quality control or quality assurance procedures. They are released for limited public use as preliminary data to be used only with appropriate caution. NOAA cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in the data, nor as a result of the failure of the data to function on a particular system. NOAA makes no warranty, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty., Not subject to copyright protection within the United States.
Metadata Language
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System urn:ogc:def:crs:EPSG:4326
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2011-07-20T20:12:08
Temporal Extent End 2011-08-01T11:41:51

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