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At-sea density of foraging little auks (Alle alle) near Hornsund Fjord


This dataset includes the at-sea density of foraging little auks near Hornsund Fjord, Southwest Spitsbergen. Data were collected during 1-3 day cruises aboard the R/V Oceania during the little auk breeding season (July) in 2001 and in July 2005-2008. Data are included in a single Excel file.

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  • 1.0 (2012-03-19)
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Language English
Grant Code 612504
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  • oceans
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Temporal coverage

Begin datetime 2001-07-01 00:00:00
End datetime 2008-07-31 23:59:00

Spatial coverage

Map data from IBCSO, IBCAO, and Global Topography.

Maximum (North) Latitude: 76.98, Minimum (South) Latitude: 76.35
Minimum (West) Longitude: 12.89, Maximum (East) Longitude: 15.67

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Nina J. Karnovsky <>

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Example citation following ESIP guidelines:

Karnovsky, N., Harding, A. 2012. At-sea density of foraging little auks (Alle alle) near Hornsund Fjord. Version 1.0. UCAR/NCAR - Earth Observing Laboratory. Accessed 06 Dec 2019.

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