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Breeding populations of Southern Giant Petrels at Heard Island, the McDonald Islands and within the AAT
Entry ID: SOE_seabird_candidate_sp_SGP

Abstract: This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE.

The number of breeding pairs of Southern Giant Petrels at Heard Island, the McDonald Islands, and in colonies near Casey, Davis and Mawson stations.

There are three types of indicators used in this report:
1. Describes the CONDITION of important elements of a system;
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Related URL
Description: Download page for Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -50.0   S: -70.0   E: 110.0   W: 50.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Woehler, E.J.
Dataset Title: Breeding populations of Southern Giant Petrels at Heard Island, the McDonald Islands and within the AAT
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2001-05-16
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/SOE_seabird_candidate_sp_SGP
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1955-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-12-31
Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: 365 Day(s)
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality This indicator is now OBSOLETE. These data are no longer archived in this location, and are therefore not up-to-date.

Censuses of breeding adults are performed and long term trends are determined. Integration with other long term datasets is currently underway through international collaborations, allowing comparison among sites at regional and ecosystem scales. Some analyses and their interpretations have been published (see bibliography), and current analyses will examine population data as they are compiled.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

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

Data Center Personnel
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 Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 1 kb
Distribution Format: csv
Fees: Free
Email: eric.woehler at gmail.com
Contact Address:
Birds Tasmania
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
Woehler, E.J., Martin, M.R. and Johnstone, G.W. (1990), The status of Southern Giant-Petrels, Macronectes giganteus, at the Frazier Islands, Wilkes Land, East Antarctica., Corella, 14, 101-106
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-05-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-11

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