Survey of the Marine Mammal Observation Network - members data

The Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and conservation of cetaceans and seals of the St. Lawrence, and their habitats. This database is developed by the Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) within the framework of the environmental observation project and includes the data gathered by member observers of the ROMM. Each summer, observations of marine mammals in the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence are inventoried by member observers. These data are collected by naturalists, officers or captains of cruise ships or ferries. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: presence, individual count.

View data in the BIODIVERSITY application.

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Data

Marine Mammal Observation Network. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Dataset from the Marine Mammal Observation Network. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Licence: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

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Metadata Reference Date(s) February 28, 2022 (Creation)
February 28, 2022 (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) March 27, 2017 (Creation)
November 24, 2020 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
ROMM - Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins
Role
Originator
Responsible Party 2
Name
Esther Blier
Affiliation
Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins
Email
eblier@romm.ca
Role
Point of Contact

Field Value
Title Survey of the Marine Mammal Observation Network - members data
Description

The Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and conservation of cetaceans and seals of the St. Lawrence, and their habitats. This database is developed by the Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) within the framework of the environmental observation project and includes the data gathered by member observers of the ROMM. Each summer, observations of marine mammals in the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence are inventoried by member observers. These data are collected by naturalists, officers or captains of cruise ships or ferries. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: presence, individual count.

View data in the BIODIVERSITY application.

Source identification:

Data

Marine Mammal Observation Network. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Dataset from the Marine Mammal Observation Network. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Ocean Variables Other
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Resource Dates
Resource Date 1
Date
2017-03-27
Type
Creation
Resource Date 2
Date
2020-11-24
Type
Revision
Maintenance and update frequency As Needed
Point of Contact
Point of Contact 1
Name
Esther Blier
Affiliation
Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins
Email
eblier@romm.ca
Role
Point of Contact
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
ROMM - Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins
Role
Originator
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North Bounding Latitude 72.63333
South Bounding Latitude 40.75056
East Bounding Longitude -41.08333
West Bounding Longitude -76.60278
Temporal Extent
Begin
1996-05-26
Default Locale French
Citation identifier
XML Metadata File Location https://ogsl.ca