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Intertidal Biodiversity in the Gulf of Maine: Detecting Patterns of Diversity and Change
Entry ID: GoMA-Intertidal_Biodiversity

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Summary
Abstract: Epibenthic macroinvertebrate communities were examined at six rocky intertidal locations along the Maine shore. Sampled locations were distributed across nearly the entire coast of Maine from Kittery to Perry (43º N, 70º W to 44º N, 67º W) and were situated roughly equidistant from each other. All field sites were registered Critical Invertebrate Areas designated with this status in the 1970s by ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.82   S: 43.08   E: -66.96   W: -70.66
Min Altitude: 0 M Max Altitude: 6 M
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 0 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Thomas J. Trott
Dataset Title: Intertidal Biodiversity in the Gulf of Maine
Dataset Release Date: May 5, 2008
Dataset Publisher: Gulf of Maine Area Program Census of Marine Life
Online Resource: http://www.iobis.org/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-06-27
Stop Date: 2005-08-27
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Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: EDWARD VANDEN BERGHE
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA
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Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
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Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: codfish2 at earthlink.net
Contact Address:
Biology Department
Suffolk University
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02114
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-05-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-03-11

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