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Patterns and Processes: Dynamics of the Erebus Bay Weddell Seal Population
Entry ID: NSF-ANT02-25110

Abstract: The Erebus Bay Weddell seal population study in eastern McMurdo Sound, Antarctic a was initiated in 1968 and represents one of the longest intensive field investigations of a long-lived mammal in existence. Over the thirty-four year period of this study a total of 15,636 animals have been tagged with 144,927 re-sighting records logged in the current database. As such, this study is an extremely ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0225110
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  N: -70.3   S: -77.1   E: 168.0   W: 163.1

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Start Date: 2002-08-01
Stop Date: 2008-07-31
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12