Collection Details

Whale log - observations from ANARE voyages

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©Bradley Dennis 2005
Catalogue id
Killer whales
Dennis, Bradley

Collection Details

Crew and expeditioners on voyage
Collection Acronym
On many voyages, a separate whale log was kept on the bridge for crew or expeditioners to note any incidental whale sightings. This collection aggregates all known whale log entries into one set with links to each voyage. Databases such the Wildlife on Voyage also contain whale observations as extras from the primary purpose of seabird observations and are kept with that collection.
Taxa Groups

List 12 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection ongoing
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Resource Code: - whale_log
Resource Name: - Whale log - observations from ANARE voyages
Keywords: - incidental whale observations, ANARE, voyages
Basis of Record: - Observation

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Subantarctic Island - Kerguelen Islands
Subantarctic Island - Macquarie Island

Data Details

Data links
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Spatial Coverage
41° 22' 01.2" S to 69° 02' 13.2" S | -41.3670° to -69.0370°
61° 48' 00.0" E to 158° 58' 01.2" E | 61.8000° to 158.9670°
Date Range of Collection
14-Jan-1963 to 24-Mar-1997
Data collected from the following voyage(s)
VoyageObservation countSearch
1962/63 V3 (details) 13 search
1970/71 V2 (details) 27 search
1970/71 V4 (details) 13 search
1995/96 V2 (details) 10 search
1995/96 V3 (details) 38 search
1995/96 V6 (details) 17 search
1996/97 V2 LIMP (details) 4 search
1996/97 V3 (details) 2 search
1996/97 V4 (details) 27 search
1996/97 V5 BRAD (details) 18 search
ANARE_Whale_log - Whale log - observations from ANARE voyages