Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal…

Occurrence dataset published by Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society

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Summary

Full Title

Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society (NL) - 2007 - Mammal Survey Estonia

Description

This dataset contains the results of the yearly summer camp of the Field Study Group (Dutch Mammal Society), organized from July 17th to July 27th 2007 in Matsalu Rahvuspark (Matsalu National Park), Estonia. The mammals of Matsalu and its surroundings were the main object of study, using various methods. Live traps and small batches of owl pellets were used to identify small mammals like shrews and mice. Data on bats was gathered with bat detectors, mistnets and harp traps. Bat parasites and DNA material were collected from all bats captured and identified afterwards. Other mammal species were observed visually or by use of camera and video monitors. While recording mammals, attention was given to insects (butterflies, dragonflies and grasshoppers), amphibians, reptiles and birds as well. Locations were recorded with GPS.

Temporal coverages

Date range: Jul 16, 2007 - Jul 26, 2007

Language of Metadata

ENGLISH

Language of Data

ENGLISH

Administrative contact
Bart Noort
Staff member of the Field Study Group
Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society P.O. Box 6531 NL-6503 GA Nijmegen Netherlands
Metadata author
Bart Noort
Staff member of the Field Study Group
Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society P.O. Box 6531 NL-6503 GA Nijmegen Netherlands
Originator
Bart Noort
Staff member of the Field Study Group
Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society P.O. Box 6531 NL-6503 GA Nijmegen Netherlands

doi:10.15468/pp1xia

Published by

Field Study Group of the Dutch Mammal Society

Publication Date

Aug 20, 2015

Registration Date

Jul 27, 2012

Hosted by

Netherlands Biodiversity Information Facility (NLBIF)

Served by

NLBIF IPT

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External Data

Metadata Documents

1,120 Georeferenced data

Other Contacts

Publisher
Cees H.J. Hof
Node Manager
NLBIF P.O. Box 93102 NL-1090 BC Amsterdam Netherlands +31 20 5255496

Taxonomic Coverage

Mammals, Bats, Shrews, Mice

CLASS
Mammalia (mammals)

Methodology

Study extent

n/a

Sampling description

Live traps and small batches of owl pellets were used to identify small mammals like shrews and mice. Data on bats was gathered with bat detectors, mistnets and harp traps. Bat parasites and DNA material were collected from all bats captured and identified afterwards. Other mammal species were observed visually or by use of camera and video monitors. While recording mammals, attention was given to insects (butterflies, dragonflies and grasshoppers), amphibians, reptiles and birds as well. Locations were recorded with GPS.

Method Steps

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