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Whale broad-scale distribution southeastern Bering Sea 2010 (B66)

Summary

This data set contains visual surveys along transect lines sampled during the Alaska Fisheries Science Center (AFSC) / National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) walleye pollock stock assessment cruise. Data gathered estimate density and abundance of cetaceans in the survey area. Whale sightings included fin (60), humpback (39), minke (21), sei (1), sperm (6), killer (23), and Baird's beaked (1) as well as Pacific white-sided dolphin (2), harbor (11) and Dallas (93) porpoise. Data were gathered from 06 June 2010 through 05 August 2010.

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  • 1.0 (2011-12-09)
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Language English
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  • biota
  • oceans
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2010-06-06 00:00:00
End datetime 2010-08-05 23:59:00

Spatial coverage


Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 62.30, Minimum (South) Latitude: 54.10
Minimum (West) Longitude: -178.00, Maximum (East) Longitude: -160.00

Primary point of contact information

Nancy Friday <nancy.friday@noaa.gov>

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Citation

Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Friday, N., et al. 2011. Whale broad-scale distribution southeastern Bering Sea 2010. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. https://doi.org/10.5065/D6KK98S3. Accessed 06 Dec 2019.

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