Northern fur seal pup weights, Pribilof Islands, Alaska, 1957-present

Metadata Updated: October 1, 2021

This database contains northern fur seal pup mass and length data by date, island, rookery and sex on the Pribilof Islands, Alaska, collected between 1957-2016. Mass has been used as an index of condition and can be on indicator of the health of the individual, the population and of the ecosystem.

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Dates

Metadata Date July 28, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date October 1, 2021
Reference Date(s) 2019 (creation), May 24, 2019 (publication)
Frequency Of Update annually

Metadata Source

Harvested from NMFS AFSC

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date July 28, 2021
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date October 1, 2021
Reference Date(s) 2019 (creation), May 24, 2019 (publication)
Responsible Party (Point of Contact, Custodian)
Contact Email
Guid gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:17916
Access Constraints Cite As: Alaska Fisheries Science Center, [Date of Access]: Northern fur seal pup weights, Pribilof Islands, Alaska, 1957-present [Data Date Range], https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/17916., Access Constraints: User must read and fully comprehend the metadata prior to use. Applications or inferences derived from the data should be carefully considered for accuracy. | Use Constraints: User must read and fully comprehend the metadata prior to use. Applications or inferences derived from the data should be carefully considered for accuracy. 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. Communication and collaboration with data set authors is strongly encouraged. Cite dataset as: Alaska Ecosystem Program. 2019. Northern fur seal pup weights, Pribilof Islands, Alaska, 1957-present. NOAA Fisheries Open Data Portal: https://noaa-fisheries-afsc.data.socrata.com/Ecosystem-Science/Alaska-Pribilof-Island-northern-fur-seal-pup-weigh/t77b-uhtm. | Distribution Liability: Applications or inferences derived from the data should be carefully considered for accuracy. 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.
Bbox East Long -169
Bbox North Lat 58
Bbox South Lat 56
Bbox West Long -171
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update annually
Harvest Object Id 9856f5a6-641d-404c-a171-57cdc4cd567a
Harvest Source Id 26a29bb9-50b0-47fd-920b-edc74aa6ec76
Harvest Source Title NMFS AFSC
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.
Metadata Language eng
Metadata Type geospatial
Old Spatial {"type": "Polygon", "coordinates": [[[-171.0, 56.0], [-169.0, 56.0], [-169.0, 58.0], [-171.0, 58.0], [-171.0, 56.0]]]}
Progress onGoing
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 1957

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