DASSH Data Archive Centre - Statutor…

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Summary

Full Title

DASSH Data Archive Centre - Statutory Surveys

Description

Datasets provided to the DASSH Data Archive Centre from Statutory Agencies. Data comply with MEDIN standards (www.oceannet.org) and further assets (images, video, bathymetry) may be available.

Purpose

Data was collected for a variety of reasons including habitat classification, species distribution and life history information, environmental impact assessment and monitoring, fisheries and conservation.

Temporal coverages

Date range: May 1, 2005 - Oct 1, 2011

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Originator
Marine Biological Association The Laboratory PL1 2PB Citadel Hill Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom +44 (0) 1752633207
Metadata author
Marine Biological Association The Laboratory PL1 2PB Citadel Hill Plymouth, Devon United Kingdom +44 (0) 1752633207
Administrative contact
Jon Parr

doi:10.15468/ytlexw

Published by

Marine Biological Association

Publication Date

May 15, 2017

Registration Date

Sep 15, 2010

Hosted by

National Biodiversity Network

Served by

NBN Atlas

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External Data

Metadata Documents

460,032 Georeferenced data

Other Contacts

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

Methodology

Quality control

Data are collected by professional surveyers and have ben subject to both internal and external QA processes. Details of these are noted in the dataset metadata available on http://portal.oceannet.org/.

Method Steps

  1. A variety of methods for monitoring marine activities and for statutory conservation. More information on survey methodology is available on the samplingdevice attribute field for each record. Methodology is recorded in the Lineage section of the Discovery Metadata and in the Detailed Metadata form of the MEDIN data guideline spreadsheet.