Collection Details

ABBBS Bird Banding records from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Heard Island.

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©AAD, Copyright Commonwealth of Australia 1974
Catalogue id
Forbes Glacier vicinity
Henstridge, Graham P

Collection Details

Collection Acronym
The Australian Government under the auspices of the Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS) manages the collation of information on threatened and migratory bird and bat species. The information provided spans from 1953 to the present, and contains over 2 million records. This set comprises records of banding and recovery in the Australian Antarctic territory. Records are also included if the bird was respectively recoverered or banded outside this region.
Taxa Groups

List 21 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection ongoing
David Drynan, Project Officer, DEWHA Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS)
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Resource Code: - bird_banding
Resource Name: - ABBBS Bird Banding records from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Heard Island.
Keywords: - bird banding, recovery
Basis of Record: - Observation

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Coastal Continental Antarctic - Gaussberg / Bunger Hills
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Mac Robertson Land Coast
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Rauer Islands
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Vestfold Hills
Coastal Continental Antarctic - Windmill Islands
Subantarctic Island - Heard Island
Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

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Spatial Coverage
12° 06' 00.0" S to 69° 24' 00.0" S | -12.1000° to -69.4000°
108° 40' 00.1" W to 175° 10' 00.1" E | -108.6667° to 175.1667°
Date Range of Collection
27-Mar-1954 to 20-Oct-2008
AAT_ABBBS - Australian Antarctic Territory bird banding records