Habitat availability and utilization by nektonic and benthic organisms in Halls Lake, West Galveston Bay, Texas: May 17-18, 1990 (NCEI Accession 0156970)

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This data set contains Penaeid shrimp counts and measurements. Water parameter measurements such as salinity, dissolved oxygen, temperature, and turbidity were also measured. General habitat notes as well as vegetation type are also available.
  • Cite as: Ditty, J.; Minello, T. (2016). Habitat availability and utilization by nektonic and benthic organisms in Halls Lake, West Galveston Bay, Texas: May 17-18, 1990 (NCEI Accession 0156970). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
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Time Period 1990-05-17 to 1990-05-18
Spatial Bounding Box Coordinates
N: 29.1826
S: 29.173
E: -95.0899
W: -95.1068
Spatial Coverage Map
General Documentation
Associated Resources
Publication Dates
  • publication: 2016-11-15
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: 1U4KPA
Purpose Identify and describe the relationship between fishery productivity and the coastal environment.
Use Limitations
  • accessLevel: Public
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Dataset Citation
  • Cite as: Ditty, J.; Minello, T. (2016). Habitat availability and utilization by nektonic and benthic organisms in Halls Lake, West Galveston Bay, Texas: May 17-18, 1990 (NCEI Accession 0156970). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
Cited Authors
  • Ditty, J.
  • Minello, T.
Principal Investigators
  • James Ditty
  • Thomas Minello
Contributors
Resource Providers
Points of Contact
  • Tim Baumer
Publishers
Acknowledgments
  • Related Funding Agency: US DOC; NOAA; NMFS; Southeast Fisheries Science Center; Galveston, TX Laboratory (SEFSC - Galveston Lab)
Theme keywords NODC DATA TYPES THESAURUS NODC OBSERVATION TYPES THESAURUS WMO_CategoryCode
  • oceanography
Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Science Keywords
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES > ARTHROPODS > CRUSTACEANS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION > ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES > MOLLUSKS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > ECOSYSTEMS > MARINE ECOSYSTEMS > BENTHIC
  • EARTH SCIENCE > BIOSPHERE > VEGETATION > BIOMASS
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > OXYGEN
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN OPTICS > TURBIDITY
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN TEMPERATURE > WATER TEMPERATURE
  • EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > SALINITY/DENSITY > SALINITY
Provider Keywords
  • Farfantepenaeus aztecus
  • Litopenaeus setiferus
  • abundance
  • benthos
  • biomass sampling
  • brown shrimp
  • distribution
  • environmental data
  • estuarine dependent
  • habitat characteristics
  • habitat data
  • macrofauna
  • sediments
  • shrimp total length
  • submerged aquatic vegetation
  • white shrimp
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/SEFSC > Southeast 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 Provider Instruments
  • 1.8 m diameter cylindrical drop sampler
Place keywords NODC SEA AREA NAMES THESAURUS Global Change Master Directory (GCMD) Location Keywords
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
  • OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN > GULF OF MEXICO
Provider Place Names
  • Halls Lake
  • West Galveston Bay
  • salt marsh
Keywords NCEI ACCESSION NUMBER
Use Constraints
  • Cite as: Ditty, J.; Minello, T. (2016). Habitat availability and utilization by nektonic and benthic organisms in Halls Lake, West Galveston Bay, Texas: May 17-18, 1990 (NCEI Accession 0156970). Version 1.1. NOAA National Centers for Environmental Information. Dataset. [access date]
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Processing Steps
  • 2016-11-15T20:01:15 - NCEI Accession 0156970 v1.1 was published.
Output Datasets
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Processing Steps
  • Data Type: SALINITY (measured); Units: ppt; Observation Type: laboratory analysis; Sampling Instrument: YSI - handheld multi-parameter instrument.
  • Data Type: WATER TEMPERATURE (measured); Units: Celsius; Observation Type: laboratory analysis; Sampling Instrument: YSI - handheld multi-parameter instrument.
  • Data Type: DISSOLVED OXYGEN (measured); Units: ppm; Observation Type: laboratory analysis; Sampling Instrument: YSI - handheld multi-parameter instrument.
  • Data Type: turbidity (measured); Units: NTU's; Observation Type: laboratory analysis; Sampling Instrument: YSI - handheld multi-parameter instrument.
  • Data Type: Shrimp: Total Length (measured); Units: mm; Observation Type: laboratory analysis; Sampling Instrument: measuring board; Sampling and Analyzing Method: Specimen total length in millimeters as measured from tip of rostrum to tip of telson.
Acquisition Information (collection)
Instrument
  • YSI - handheld multi-parameter instrument
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