Dtags beluga whale data collected from Bristol Bay by Alaska Fisheries Scientific Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2011-05-01 to 2014-08-31 (NCEI Accession 0142174)

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Suction cup attached multi-sensor tags were placed on beluga whales in Bristol Bay, Alaska, to collect depth, 3D acceleration and sound. Data were coupled with satellite tag data and stomach temperature data from the same individual in 2014. Hearing sensitivity was also collected on these individuals.
  • Cite as: Castelotte, Manuel; Mooney, Aran (2016). Dtags beluga whale data collected from Bristol Bay by Alaska Fisheries Scientific Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2011-05-01 to 2014-08-31 (NCEI Accession 0142174). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 2011-05-01 to 2014-08-31
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 59.1
S: 58.5
E: -158
W: -159
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2016-02-25
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: Y5DUA9
Purpose This data will allow identifying foraging behavior, characterizing acoustic signals indicative of foraging to be applied to long-term acoustic mooring data, as well as identify foraging hot-spots in Bristol Bay.
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  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Castelotte, Manuel; Mooney, Aran (2016). Dtags beluga whale data collected from Bristol Bay by Alaska Fisheries Scientific Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2011-05-01 to 2014-08-31 (NCEI Accession 0142174). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
Cited Authors
  • Castelotte, Manuel
  • Mooney, Aran
Principal Investigators
  • Manuel Castelotte
    US DOC; NOAA; NMFS; Alaska Fisheries Science Center; National Marine Mammal Laboratory (NMFS/AFSC National Marine Mammal Laboratory - NMFS/AFSC/NMML)
Collaborators
  • Aran Mooney
    Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (Woods Hole - WHOI)
Contributors
Resource Providers
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 > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > MAMMALS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES > MAMMALS > CETACEANS
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
  • WHOI > WOODS HOLE OCEANOGRAPHIC INSTITUTION
NODC COLLECTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS NODC SUBMITTING INSTITUTION NAMES THESAURUS
Instrument keywords NODC INSTRUMENT TYPES THESAURUS
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > PACIFIC OCEAN > NORTH PACIFIC OCEAN > BERING SEA
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Castelotte, Manuel; Mooney, Aran (2016). Dtags beluga whale data collected from Bristol Bay by Alaska Fisheries Scientific Center, National Marine Mammal Laboratory from 2011-05-01 to 2014-08-31 (NCEI Accession 0142174). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2016-02-25T19:00:26 - NCEI Accession 0142174 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
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Processing Steps
  • Data Type: Sound (measured); Units: dB and kHz; Observation Type: in situ; Sampling Instrument: dTag.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • Marine Animal Recording Tag
Last Modified: 2018-03-06T13:19:39
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