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Annual Penguin Census 1977-2015 v1.0

Metadata Updated: March 1, 2024

Data were collected from two penguin monitoring sites in the Antarctic peninsula region between 1977 and 2015 using traditional census methods. Seabirds observed in this study are Adélie (Pygoscelis adeliae), chinstrap (P. antarctica), and gentoo (P. papua) penguins. The two study sites are the US AMLR Program sites at Cape Shirreff (Livingston Island) and Copacabana (King George Island).

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Dates

Metadata Date February 29, 2024
Metadata Created Date October 15, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 1, 2024
Reference Date(s) 2019 (creation), 2019 (publication)
Frequency Of Update

Metadata Source

Harvested from NMFS SWFSC

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date February 29, 2024
Metadata Created Date October 15, 2021
Metadata Updated Date March 1, 2024
Reference Date(s) 2019 (creation), 2019 (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact, Custodian)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:55435
Access Constraints Cite As: Southwest Fisheries Science Center, [Date of Access]: Annual Penguin Census 1977-2015 v1.0 [Data Date Range], https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/55435., Access Constraints: None, Use Constraints: None
Bbox East Long -43
Bbox North Lat -58
Bbox South Lat -65
Bbox West Long -64
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update
Harvest Object Id 28d88ac8-a6db-4c64-b5c0-5d2318381e8a
Harvest Source Id bc62ff6c-c119-4409-94c7-7dd202b24462
Harvest Source Title NMFS SWFSC
Licence NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose.
Lineage Raw data are collected by researchers at land based stations, entered into data files, reviewed for QA/QC and later on shore-based servers.
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-64.0, -65.0], [-43.0, -65.0], [-43.0, -58.0], [-64.0, -58.0], [-64.0, -65.0]]]}
Progress completed
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1977
Temporal Extent End 2015

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