Whale broad-scale distribution southeastern Bering Sea 2008 (B66)
Three marine mammal observers conducted visual surveys along transect lines sampled during the Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) walleye pollock stock assessment cruise from 1 June to 30 July 2008. Whale sightings included fin (78), humpback (47), minke (7), sei (1), gray (1), sperm (4), killer (35), and Baird's beaked (2) as well as harbor (56) and Dall's (172) porpoise. Data from this project will be combined with oceanographic and prey data to analyze habitat selection, submitted to project B92 (Top predator hotspot persistence), and used to investigate if cetacean sightings match predator-prey fields predicted by the Forage and Euphausiid Abundance in Space and Time (FEAST) model (M.47).
- ORDER data for delivery by FTP
Note that your browser may not display the above metadata links, but automatically save them as files in a folder such as "
|ISO Topic Categories||
|GCMD Science Keywords|
|Begin datetime||2008-06-01 00:00:00|
|End datetime||2008-07-31 23:59:59|
Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.
Maximum (North) Latitude:
Minimum (South) Latitude:
Minimum (West) Longitude: 178.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -160.80
Additional contact information
- author: Nancy Friday <email@example.com>
- author: Sue E. Moore <firstname.lastname@example.org>
- author: Phillip Clapham <Phillip.Clapham@noaa.gov>
- author: Alex Zerbini <Alex.Zerbini@noaa.gov>
- originator: Nancy Friday <email@example.com>
- principalInvestigator: Nancy Friday <firstname.lastname@example.org>
CitationExample citation following ESIP guidelines:
Friday, N., et al. 2011. Whale broad-scale distribution southeastern Bering Sea 2008. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6MK69W1. Accessed 06 Dec 2019.
Today's date is shown: please replace with the date of your most recent access.
Additional citation styles
The citation text below is from the DataCite Content Resolver service and may take a few seconds to load. The styles and locales are obtained from CrossCite, which also provides a citation formatter. See ReFindit for another alternative. Formatting is not perfect: please verify and edit before use. Today's date is shown: please replace with the date of your most recent access.