Reef Fish of Navassa Island 2004

Metadata Updated: November 12, 2020

This record refers to reef fish data collected on the 2004 cruise to Navassa Island National Wildlife Refuge. The random point count method (Bohnsack-Bannerot 1986) was used and parameters collected include 1) sample information (latitude-longitude, depth, date, observer, time, visibility); fish species (numbers and size ranges); and 3) habitat information (percent benthic cover, bottom type, and rugosity).

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Dates

Metadata Date March 29, 2020
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) 2005-11 (publication)
Frequency Of Update WE ANTICIPATE BIENNIAL SAMPLING FREQUENCY

Metadata Source

Harvested from CoRIS FGDC Metadata

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Navassa Island

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date March 29, 2020
Metadata Created Date November 12, 2020
Metadata Updated Date November 12, 2020
Reference Date(s) 2005-11 (publication)
Responsible Party NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, Protected Resources Division (Point of Contact)
Contact Email
Guid navassa_island_reef_fish_2004
Access Constraints Use Constraints: Acknowledge NOAA, National Marine Fisheries Service, Southeast Fisheries Science Center, Protected Resources Division, Access Constraints: To be determined.
Bbox East Long -74.99
Bbox North Lat 18.42
Bbox South Lat 18.38
Bbox West Long -75.04
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update WE ANTICIPATE BIENNIAL SAMPLING FREQUENCY
Graphic Preview Description Navassa Island
Graphic Preview File https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/data/oceans/coris/data/NOAA/nmfs/sefsc/navassa/navassafishcensus.jpg
Graphic Preview Type JPEG
Licence NOAA makes no warranty regarding these data, expressed or implied, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and SEFSC cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data, nor as a result of the failure of these data to function on a particular system
Metadata Language eng; USA
Metadata Type geospatial
Progress underDevelopment
Spatial Data Service Type
Spatial Reference System
Spatial Harvester True
Temporal Extent Begin 2004-10-29
Temporal Extent End 2004-11-10

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