Data load - 6 September 2011

Last updated on Mon, 2011-09-05 18:57. Originally submitted by evberghe on 2011-09-02 13:25.

The following datasets have been added, supplemented or updated:

  • NEFSC Right Whale Survey
    • action: new
    • number of records: 27746
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • La Parguera, Puerto Rico Fish Assessment and Monitoring Data (2002 - Present)
    • action: update
    • number of records: 1731
    • provider: NOAA-CCMA
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  • Phytoplankton data collected in the Black Sea during 37 cruise of the R/V "Professor Vodyanitskiy"
    • action: new
    • number of records: 2670
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Marybio Foundation marine mammal shipboard sightings in Bahia San Antonio, Patagonia 2008-2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 164
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • NOAA Atlantic bottlenose dolphin sightings in the coastal and estuarine waters near Charleston, SC - 1994-2011
    • action: new
    • number of records: 8072
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Phytoplankton of the Ukrainian Black Sea shelf (1985-2005)
    • action: new
    • number of records: 38975
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Multi-species marine sighting survey in Golfo Dulce, Costa Rica, Jan-Feb 2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 163
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Marine Awareness North Wales, Wildlife Trust harbor porpoise baseline surveys on the north coast of Anlesey, Wales, UK
    • action: new
    • number of records: 214
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • University of Algarve and ICNB Cetacean Sightings 1999
    • action: new
    • number of records: 111
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Phytoplankton data collected in the Black Sea during 107 cruise of the R/V "Kovalevskiy"
    • action: new
    • number of records: 2627
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Acquario di Genova, Delfini Metropolitani Project, cetacean sightings 2001-2009
    • action: new
    • number of records: 160
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Phytoplankton data collected in the Black Sea during the 5th cruise of the R/V "Kiev"
    • action: new
    • number of records: 1527
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • St. Croix, USVI Fish Assessment and Monitoring Data (2002 - Present)
    • action: update
    • number of records: 39288
    • provider: NOAA-CCMA
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  • UNCW USWTR JAX Aerial Surveys May - Oct 2010 - Left side
    • action: new
    • number of records: 239
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • 2011 Female Northern Elephant Seals
    • action: new
    • number of records: 1663
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • OceanCare cetacean sightings 2001-2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 325
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Distribution of small cetaceans in the nearshore waters of Sarawak, East Malaysia
    • action: new
    • number of records: 112
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Casey Key Loggerheads-2011
    • action: new
    • number of records: 3693
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • GVI Mexico Coral Reef Monitoring
    • action: new
    • number of records: 743
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Phytoplankton data collected in the Black Sea during 33 cruise of the R/V "Professor Vodyanitskiy"
    • action: new
    • number of records: 2742
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Sea turtle tracking in Bonaire 2003-2011
    • action: new
    • number of records: 4808
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Southern Ocean Cnidarian Collections
    • action: new
    • number of records: 323
    • provider: SCAR-MarBIN
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  • Phytoplankton of the northern part of the Black Sea 1992-1993
    • action: new
    • number of records: 14036
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • FRB Eastern Arctic Investigations: The Calanus Series
    • action: new
    • number of records: 12
    • provider: OBIS Canada
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  • Green sea turtle satellite tracking in the Nansha and Penghu Archipelagos 2000-2005
    • action: new
    • number of records: 394
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Kaouk - The Trailer Park Steller Sea Lion
    • action: new
    • number of records: 501
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • CRRU Cetacean sighting in Scotland waters 1997-2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 1616
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Foraging habitats of the seabird community of Europa Island (Mozambique Channel)
    • action: new
    • number of records: 357
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • UNCW USWTR JAX Aerial Surveys May - Oct 2010 - Right side
    • action: new
    • number of records: 244
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Charlotte Harbor - Kemp\'s ridleys
    • action: new
    • number of records: 345
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • POPA cetacean, seabird, and sea turtle sightings in the Azores area 1998-2009
    • action: new
    • number of records: 65158
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Zooplankton in the Ukrainia Black Sea shelf (1989-2005)
    • action: new
    • number of records: 26357
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Instituto Boto Cinza Guiana dolphin distribution between 2005-2007 in Sepetiba Bay, Brazil
    • action: new
    • number of records: 372
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • United Kingdom National Whale Stranding Database 1913-2008
    • action: new
    • number of records: 13442
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • UCSC Elephant Seals
    • action: new
    • number of records: 5568
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Sea otter females with pups in Prince William Sound, Alaska
    • action: new
    • number of records: 312
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Southern Ocean octopus
    • action: new
    • number of records: 8327
    • provider: SCAR-MarBIN
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  • Greater Shearwaters in the Gulf of Maine
    • action: new
    • number of records: 4773
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Gabon 2010 - 2011: Green Turtles
    • action: new
    • number of records: 20
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • JCU & Reef HQ - rehabilitated turtles
    • action: new
    • number of records: 1004
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • SWFSC juvenile loggerhead sea turtle tracking 2003-2004
    • action: new
    • number of records: 6894
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Cetacean occurrence off the west central Portugal coast from boat-based surveys 2007-2008
    • action: new
    • number of records: 56
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • ICES Fish predator/prey data
    • action: new
    • number of records: 133391
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Manatees in the side-rivers of Maroni Estuary in French Guiana - 2001
    • action: new
    • number of records: 2
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Marine mammal monitoring from coastal sites in Cardigan Bay, UK, 2004-2009
    • action: new
    • number of records: 3626
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Marybio Foundation marine mammal aerial sightings in Bahia San Antonio, Patagonia 2008-2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 91
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Phytoplankton data collected in the Black Sea during a cruise of the R/V "Experiment"
    • action: new
    • number of records: 737
    • provider: EurOBIS
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  • Fondazione Cetacea
    • action: new
    • number of records: 66
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • SOCAL Marine Mammal Aerial Monitoring 2008-2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 1260
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • St. John, USVI Fish Assessment and Monitoring Data (2002 - Present)
    • action: update
    • number of records: 28123
    • provider: NOAA-CCMA
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  • Tracking of Arctic tern migrations 2007-2008
    • action: new
    • number of records: 3468
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Hebridean Dolphin and Whale Trust killer whale sightings 1990-2006
    • action: new
    • number of records: 137
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Cetacean observations in the Indian Ocean Sanctuary and the South China Sea, Mauritius to the Philippines, April 1999
    • action: new
    • number of records: 37
    • provider: OBIS-SEAMAP
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  • Snow crab research trawl survey database (Southern Gulf of St. Lawrence, Gulf region, Canada) from 1988 to 2010
    • action: new
    • number of records: 35007
    • provider: OBIS Canada
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  • Coastal Habitat Invasives Monitoring Program
    • action: disaggregated; was part of combined MIT Seagrant dataset
    • number of records: 3784
    • provider: OBIS USA
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  • Marine Invader Monitoring and Information Collaborative
    • action: disaggregated; was part of combined MIT Seagrant dataset
    • number of records: 898
    • provider: OBIS USA
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  • Rapid Assessment Surveys of Native and Introduced Marine Organisms in the Northeast United States; Staten Island, New York to Eastport, Maine
    • action: disaggregated; was part of combined MIT Seagrant dataset
    • number of records: 6233
    • provider: OBIS USA
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  • Hitchhikers Guide to Exotic Species
    • action: disaggregated; was part of combined MIT Seagrant dataset
    • number of records: 25
    • provider: OBIS USA
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