Monthly morphometric data on captive Kemps ridley sea turtles from 1998-2014 (NCEI Accession 0156880)

Metadata Updated: June 4, 2021

This data contains monthly morphometric measurements on captive reared sea turtles at the Galveston, TX NOAA lab. Morphometric measurements are taken to track growth and health. The NOAA Galveston Laboratory is the only place in the world where sea turtles are raised in captivity specifically for fisheries research.

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Metadata Date 2021-05-26T21:35:18Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 4, 2021
Reference Date(s) November 29, 2016 (publication)
Frequency Of Update asNeeded

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Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 2021-05-26T21:35:18Z
Metadata Created Date December 4, 2020
Metadata Updated Date June 4, 2021
Reference Date(s) November 29, 2016 (publication)
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Guid gov.noaa.nodc:0156880
Access Constraints Cite as: Higgins, Benjamin (2016). Monthly morphometric data on captive Kemps ridley sea turtles from 1998-2014 (NCEI Accession 0156880). [indicate subset used]. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0156880. Accessed [date]., Use liability: NOAA and NCEI cannot provide any warranty as to the accuracy, reliability, or completeness of furnished data. Users assume responsibility to determine the usability of these data. The user is responsible for the results of any application of this data for other than its intended purpose.
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Harvest Source Title NOAA/NESDIS/ncei/accessions
Licence accessLevel: Public
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
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Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1998-08-03
Temporal Extent End 2014-09-10

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