SEAMAP Spring 2016 Plankton Survey (R21601, EK60)

Metadata Updated: February 8, 2018

During the 2016 Spring Plankton Survey, plankton samples were collected from a systematic grid of stations to assess distribution, occurrence and abundance of the early life stages of a variety of species of fishes and invertebrates in the northern Gulf of Mexico. The survey specifically targets larval bluefin tuna.

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Dates

Metadata Date May 30, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 19, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) April 30, 2016 (creation)
Frequency Of Update notPlanned

Metadata Source

Harvested from NOAA CSW Harvest Source

Additional Metadata

Resource Type Series
Metadata Date May 30, 2017
Metadata Created Date September 19, 2016
Metadata Updated Date February 8, 2018
Reference Date(s) April 30, 2016 (creation)
Responsible Party National Marine Fisheries Service (NMFS) (Principal Investigator); NMFS/SEFSC/MSLabs (Principal Investigator)
Contact Email
Access Constraints Cite as: Southeast Fisheries Science Center (2016): Water Column Sonar Data Collection (R21601, EK60). National Centers for Environmental Information, NOAA. doi:10.7289/V5RB72NC [access date], Resource may not be available for up to one year after initial collection.
Bbox East Long -83.4694322068985
Bbox North Lat 30.3102557888823
Bbox South Lat 23.9797901801811
Bbox West Long -96.0144856197843
Coupled Resource
Frequency Of Update notPlanned
Guid gov.noaa.ngdc.mgg.wcd:R21601_EK60
Harvest Object Id f220b779-819e-41a4-84d8-82cf169778f8
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.
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 2016-04-30T00:00:00
Temporal Extent End 2016-05-30T00:00:00

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