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Macquarie Island Flying Birds GIS Dataset.
Entry ID: macca_flyingbirds_gis


Summary
Abstract: Flying bird breeding colonies on Macquarie Island.
This is a polygon dataset stored in the Geographical Information System (GIS).
Attributes include the species name and the time of the year during which breeding occurs.
The species include Black-browed Albatross, Grey-headed albatross, Southern Giant-Petrel and Wandering Albatross.
Related URL
Description: Download page for Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.48   S: -54.78   E: 158.96   W: 158.77

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Harris, U.
Dataset Title: Macquarie Island Flying Birds GIS Dataset
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2001-06-06
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/macca_flyingbirds_gis
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-07-01
Stop Date: 2000-07-01
Quality The locations of most of the breeding colonies were eyed in using as a guide sketches by Aleks Terauds of the Tasmanian Parks and Wildlfe Service. The sketches were done on three A4 maps which together covered the island at a scale of 1:50000.
Aleks did not mark all Southern Giant-Petrel colonies on the maps. This is because they vary in size and location from year to year. He drew on the ... View entire text
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.

Stored data format: ArcView shapefile
Available format type: ArcView shapefile. Stored as geographicals with a projection file.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=macca_fl... when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 22 kb
Distribution Format: Shapefiles
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3519
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: gis at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-06-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-25


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