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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).

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Responsible party
Organisation name
US National Oceanographic Data Center
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Data Officer
Contact info
Contact
Phone
Telephone
Voice
301-713-3272
Facsimile
301-713-3302
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Delivery point
1315 East-West Highway, SSMC3, 4th floor
City
Silver Spring
Administrative area
MD
Postal code
20910-3282
Country
USA
Electronic mail address
NODC.DataOfficer@noaa.gov
Online Resource
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http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/
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US National Oceanographic Data Center website
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Main NODC website providing links to the NODC Geoportal and access links to data and data services.
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Date stamp
2014-06-09
Metadata standard name
ISO 19115-2 Geographic Information - Metadata - Part 2: Extensions for Imagery and Gridded Data
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ISO 19115-2:2009(E)

Identification Information

Data identification
Citation
Citation
Title
Northwestern Hawaiian Islands Benthic Macroinvertebrate Community Assessment, October 2000 (NODC Accession 0002301)
Date
Date
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2011-03-03
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xlink: http://data.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/iso?id=gov.noaa.nodc:2301 title: NODC Accession gov.noaa.nodc:0002301
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xlink: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/person/details/2556 Barry A. Vittor
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xlink: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/1240 Barry A. Vittor and Associates, Inc.
Contact info
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Telephone
Voice
(251) 633-6100
Address
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8060 Cottage Hill Road
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Mobile
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AL
Postal code
36695
Country
USA
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bvittor@bvenviro.com
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8060 Cottage Hill Rd.
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Mobile
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AL
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USA
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Abstract
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).
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BASIC RESEARCH
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xlink: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/institution/details/666 US DOC; NOAA; NOS; Coastal Services Center
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xlink: http://www.nodc.noaa.gov/cgi-bin/OAS/prd/project/details/467 Coral Reef Information System (CoRIS)
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2012-09-15
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Please note: NOAA and NODC make no warranty, expressed or implied, regarding these data, nor does the fact of distribution constitute such a warranty. NOAA and NODC cannot assume liability for any damages caused by any errors or omissions in these data.
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accessLevel: Public
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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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Language
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eng
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Extent
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West bound longitude
-178.36
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-161.91
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23.06
North bound latitude
28.44
Temporal element
Temporal extent
Extent
Time period
Begin date
2000-10-01
End date
2000-10-31
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

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Distributor
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Responsible party
Organisation name
US National Oceanographic Data Center
Position name
NODC User Services
Contact info
Contact
Phone
Telephone
Voice
301-713-3277
Facsimile
301-713-3302
Address
Address
Delivery point
1315 East-West Highway, SSMC3, 4th floor
City
Silver Spring
Administrative area
Maryland
Postal code
20910-3282
Country
USA
Electronic mail address
NODC.Services@noaa.gov
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8:30-6:00 PM, EST
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Standard order process
Fees
Digital data may be downloaded from NODC at no charge in most cases. For custom orders of digital data or to obtain a copy of analog materials, please contact NODC User Services for information about current fees.
Ordering instructions
Data may be searched and downloaded using online services provided by the NODC using the online resource URLs in this record. Contact NODC User Services for custom orders. When requesting data from the NODC, the desired data set may be referred to by the NODC Accession Number listed in this metadata record.
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URL
ftp://ftp.nodc.noaa.gov/nodc/archive/arc0002/0002301/
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FTP
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Any FTP client
Description
These data are available through the File Transfer Protocol (FTP). The base URL of NODC's FTP server is ftp://ftp.nodc.noaa.gov/ and you may use any FTP client to download these data.
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download
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URL
http://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/2301
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Navigate directly to the URL for a descriptive web page with download links.
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information
Distributor transfer options
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Online
Online Resource
Linkage
URL
http://accession.nodc.noaa.gov/download/2301
Protocol
HTTP
Application profile
Standard Internet browser
Description
Navigate directly to the URL for data access and direct download.
Function
Online function code
download

Metadata Maintenance Information

Maintenance information
Maintenance and update frequency
Maintenance frequency code
asNeeded
Maintenance note
Metadata are developed, maintained and distributed by the NODC. Updates are performed as needed to maintain currentness.
Metadata author
Responsible party
Organisation name
DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
Role
Role code
custodian