Collection Details

National Whale and Dolphin Sightings and Strandings Database

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©Dave & Fiona Harvey 2004
Catalogue id
IA3366
Photographer
Harvey, Dave & Fiona

Collection Details

Custodian
DEWHA
Collection Acronym
NSSD
Description
Sightings of whales in waters around Australia with some ad-hoc observations in the Antarctic.
Domain
Marine
Taxa Groups
Whales,

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Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
Department of Environment, Water, Heritage and Arts
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Resource Code: - nssd
Resource Name: - National Whale and Dolphin Sightings and Strandings Database
Keywords: - whales
Basis of Record: - Observation

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Data Details

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Map

Polar projection map of the collection. (view full size) No map exists.
Spatial Coverage
38° 54' 00.0" N to 77° 25' 59.9" S | 38.9000° to -77.4333°
176° 00' 00.0" W to 70° 00' 00.0" W | -176.0000° to -70.0000°
Date Range of Collection
15-May-1955 to 9-Aug-1999
Metadata
DB_Cetaceans_NSSD ***
ASAC_2695 - Winter foraging ranges of Weddell seals: a pilot study to assess their role in the winter sea-ice zone and their potential as ocean sampling platforms