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Macquarie Island Seals GIS Dataset.
Entry ID: macca_seals_gis


Summary
Abstract: Seal colonies on Macquarie Island.
This is a polygon dataset stored in the Geographical Information System (GIS).
Attributes include the species name and whether breeding occurs within the area represented.
The species include Southern Elephant and Fur.
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 Seals GIS Dataset.
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2015-10-27
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/macca_seals_gis
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-12-14
Stop Date: 2015-03-31
Quality The locations of colonies were eyed in using as a guide sketches by Clive McMahon (sketches on two 1:25000 maps covering the island) and John Van den hoff (sketches on an A4 map of the ANARE station at The Isthmus) of the Australian Antarctic Division.
John indicated areas where seal colonies are found. These were represented by polygon data.
Clive indicated sections of coastline ... 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_se... when using these data.
Ancillary Keywords
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: 160 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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Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-06-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-25


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