The National Marine Mammal's California Current Ecosystem Program and Cascadia Research Collective: Aerial and small boat line transect surveys conducted in waters of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada from 1989-07-13 to 2003-08-29 (NCEI Accession 0141100)

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The National Marine Mammal Laboratory (NMML), a division of NOAA's Alaska Fisheries Science Center (Seattle, WA) and Cascadia Research Collective (Olympia, WA), conducted aerial and small boat line transects to estimate the abundance of harbor porpoises in waters of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada. This dataset contains line transect survey data with effort (line length) and sighting data (species, group size, distance/angle) and associated covariate data.
  • Cite as: Calambokidis, John; Laake, Jeffrey L. (2016). The National Marine Mammal's California Current Ecosystem Program and Cascadia Research Collective: Aerial and small boat line transect surveys conducted in waters of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada from 1989-07-13 to 2003-08-29 (NCEI Accession 0141100). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. doi:10.7289/V59G5JT0 [access date]
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Time Period 1989-07-13 to 2003-08-29
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 50.2038
S: 41.7217
E: -122.4105
W: -126.4948
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2016-02-02
Edition 1.1
Data Presentation Form Digital table - digital representation of facts or figures systematically displayed, especially in columns
Dataset Progress Status Complete - production of the data has been completed
Data Update Frequency As needed
Supplemental Information
Submission Package ID: RF7BR3
Purpose This dataset provides information used to estimate harbor porpoise abundance in Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada waters.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Calambokidis, John; Laake, Jeffrey L. (2016). The National Marine Mammal's California Current Ecosystem Program and Cascadia Research Collective: Aerial and small boat line transect surveys conducted in waters of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada from 1989-07-13 to 2003-08-29 (NCEI Accession 0141100). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. doi:10.7289/V59G5JT0 [access date]
Cited Authors
  • Calambokidis, John
  • Laake, Jeffrey L.
Principal Investigators
  • Jeffrey Laake
    US DOC; NOAA; NMFS; Alaska Fisheries Science Center; National Marine Mammal Laboratory (NMFS/AFSC National Marine Mammal Laboratory - NMFS/AFSC/NMML)
  • John Calambokidis
    Cascadia Research
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Publishers
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science and Services Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > ATMOSPHERE > CLOUDS > CLOUD PROPERTIES > CLOUD FREQUENCY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > MAMMALS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > MAMMALS > CETACEANS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN WAVES > SWELLS
Data Center keywords Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Data Center Keywords
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NODC > National Oceanographic Data Center, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NESDIS/NCEI > National Centers for Environmental Information, NESDIS, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • DOC/NOAA/NMFS/AFSC/NMML > National Marine Mammal Laboratory, Alaska Fisheries Science Center, National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA, U.S. Department of Commerce
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Instrument Keywords
  • BINOCULAR > BINOCULAR
  • INCLINOMETERS
  • VISUAL OBSERVATIONS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Calambokidis, John; Laake, Jeffrey L. (2016). The National Marine Mammal's California Current Ecosystem Program and Cascadia Research Collective: Aerial and small boat line transect surveys conducted in waters of Oregon, Washington, and British Columbia, Canada from 1989-07-13 to 2003-08-29 (NCEI Accession 0141100). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. doi:10.7289/V59G5JT0 [access date]
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Lineage information for: dataset
Processing Steps
  • 2016-02-02T14:23:08 - NCEI Accession 0141100 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
Lineage information for: dataset
Processing Steps
  • Data Type: LATITUDE (measured); Units: Decimal degree; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: GPS.
  • Data Type: LONGITUDE (measured); Units: Decimal degree; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: GPS.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • binoculars
  • biota surveys
  • GPS
  • inclinometer
  • visual observation
Last Modified: 2018-08-10T18:58:21
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