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Cetacean distributions, northern California Current system, during the upwelling season of 2000, GLOBEC.
Entry ID: Cetaceans_NEP

Abstract: As a part of the GLOBEC-Northeast Pacific project, line-transect surveys of cetaceans were conducted on two cruises to northern portion of the California Current System (coastal Oregon and Northern California).

Observations were conducted from the flying bridge during daylight (~0600-2030) whenever sufficient visibility (i.e., > 2 nm) and weather (i.e., < Beaufort 6) allowed. Two observers ... View entire text
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Description: U.S. GLOBEC Data System - Directory of Data; See data object(s): "cetaceans" (C.Tynan and D.Ainley, Investigators)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 44.75   S: 41.75   E: -124.0   W: -125.5
Min Depth: 0 M

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-05-28
Stop Date: 2000-06-13

Start Date: 2000-07-27
Stop Date: 2000-08-12
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Use Constraints Any person making substantial use of a data set must communicate with the
investigators who acquired the data prior to publication and anticipate that
the data collectors will be co-authors of published results. This extends to
model results and to data organized for retrospective studies.
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Postal Code: 02543-1127
Country: USA
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Phone: 508-289-2298
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: dallison at
Contact Address:
MS #36
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Shiverick House
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: Massachusetts
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-08-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-24