Marine records from Pembrokeshire Ma…

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Summary

Full Title

Marine records from Pembrokeshire Marine Species Atlas

Description

An atlas of marine species for Pembrokeshire including flora and fauna, intertidal and sublittoral data, funded by the Countryside Council for Wales (CCW). It is a collation of data from various CCW and third party sources (both published and unpublished) that cover Pembrokeshire, held within 79 surveys. This is a historical collation which is not being updated. The data includes all records from the Dale Fort Marine Fauna survey plus additional data from subsequent and prior surveys. Data that are included in the Marine Nature Conservation Review (MNCR) database have been excluded from this dataset to avoid duplication. As of April 1st 2013, all of the Countryside Council for Wales' (CCW) data is held and managed by Natural Resources Wales (NRW).

Purpose

The purpose of this data capture was to collate and make accessible all historical marine species data for Pembrokeshire between 1899 and 1998.

Temporal coverages

Date range: May 5, 1899 - Nov 10, 1998

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Natural Resources Wales Maes y Ffynnon LL57 2DW Bangor Gwynedd
Metadata author
Natural Resources Wales Maes y Ffynnon LL57 2DW Bangor Gwynedd
Administrative contact
NBN Atlas Broadway Business Centre, 32a Stoney Street, Lace Market NG1 1LL Nottingham Nottinghamshire United Kingdom

doi:10.15468/42yudm

Published by

Natural Resources Wales

Publication Date

May 5, 2017

Registration Date

Sep 15, 2010

Hosted by

National Biodiversity Network

Served by

NBN Atlas

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Metadata Documents

43,375 Georeferenced data

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Description

Pembrokeshire, south-west Wales.

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Distributor
NBN Atlas Broadway Business Centre, 32a Stoney Street, Lace Market NG1 1LL Nottingham Nottinghamshire United Kingdom

Methodology

Quality control

The data is historic and Natural Resources Wales cannot guarantee its accuracy or validity. However, those data which were collated by Dale Rostron under contract to CCW (1997) was subject to basic validation, including the checking of all positional information against appropriate maps/charts.

Method Steps

  1. Various survey techniques were employed in order to collect the data see individual survey metadata for more information.