Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community Assessment, October 2000 (NODC Accession 0002301)

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The Northwestern Hawaiian islands were sampled during October 2000 at 63 stations on 9 atolls or islands under the lead of NOAA. This work is affiliated with the Northwest Hawaii Islands Coral Reef Assessment and Monitoring Program (NOWRAMP), which performed a cruise in September 2000. One aspect of this study was benthic community characterization, which was accomplished via sample collection by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) personnel and laboratory and data analysis by Barry A. Vittor & Associates, Inc. (BVA). Sampling devices varied during the field collections. Density, diversity and evenness could only be calculated at stations sampled with a Young dredge (area = 0.04 m2).

Cite as: Vittor, B. A. and Barry A. Vittor and Associates, Inc. (2011). Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community Assessment, October 2000 (NODC Accession 0002301). National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]

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  • Barry A. Vittor
    Barry A. Vittor and Associates, Inc.
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  • Barry A. Vittor and Associates, Inc.
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  • publication: 2011-03-03
Data Presentation Form: Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete
Data Update Frequency: As needed
Supplemental Information: Point_of_Contact: Contact_Information: Contact_Person_Primary: Contact_Person: BARRY A. VITTOR Contact_Organization: BARRY A. VITTOR & ASSOCIATES, INC. Contact_Position: Marine biologist Contact_Address: Address_Type: mailing Address: 8060 COTTAGE HILL RD. City: Mobile State_or_Province: Alabama Postal_Code: 36695 Country: USA
Purpose: BASIC RESEARCH
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Time Period: 2000-10-01  to  2000-10-31
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates:
N: 28.44
S: 23.06
E: -161.91
W: -178.36
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  • Cite as: Vittor, B. A. and Barry A. Vittor and Associates, Inc. (2011). Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community Assessment, October 2000 (NODC Accession 0002301). National Oceanographic Data Center, NOAA. Dataset. [access date]
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