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Citation
Kokubun, N. and Emmerson, L. (2021) GPS location data for Adelie penguins at Hop Island, Rauer Group 2011/12, Ver. 1, Australian Antarctic Data Centre - doi:10.4225/15/58eee5502b047, (Unreleased data)
Title
GPS location data for Adelie penguins at Hop Island, Rauer Group 2011/12
Data Centre
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia
DOI
doi:10.4225/15/58eee5502b047
Created Date
2017-04-12
Revision Date
2020-04-07
Expected Date of Data Release
2021-05-31
Data Version
1
Parent record
None

Description

GPS units were deployed on Adelie penguins at Hop Island in the Rauer Group during the 2011/12 field season. Deployments were made during the incubation, guard and creche periods. The units were later retrieved and the data downloaded.
The data were collected following protocols approved by the Australian Antarctic Animal Ethics Committee and supported through the Australian Antarctic program through Australian Antarctic Science project 4087.
The GPS units were supplied by Louise Emmerson of the Australian Antarctic Division through the AAS project 4087 budget and deployed and retrieved by Nobuo Kokubun of the National Institute of Polar Research, Japan with field assistance from Barbara Wienecke of the Australian Antarctic Division.
Further information is available with the data.

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Purpose

To investigate the foraging locations of adelie penguins.

Access

These data are not yet publicly available.

Temporal Coverages

Spatial Coverages

Science Keywords

Additional Keywords

  • ADELIE
  • FORAGING
  • INCUBATION
  • GUARD
  • CRECHE

Locations

  • GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
  • OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
  • CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA

Platforms

  • FIELD SURVEYS
  • FIELD INVESTIGATION

Instruments

  • Global Positioning System

Researchers

  • kokubun, nobuo (INVESTIGATOR,TECHNICAL CONTACT)
  • emmerson, louise (INVESTIGATOR,TECHNICAL CONTACT)
  • smith, david (DIF AUTHOR)

Use Constraints

Acknowledgement of this dataset should include the statement:
"Data were collected following protocols approved by the Australian Antarctic Animal Ethics Committee and supported through the Australian Antarctic program through Australian Antarctic Science project 4087."

This data set conforms to the CCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=AAS_4087_adelie_penguin_tracking_hop_island_2011_12 when using these data.

Project

    ISO Topic

    • BIOTA
    • OCEANS

    Dataset Language

    • English

    Orignating Centre

    • Australian Antarctic Division

    Dataset Progress

    • COMPLETE

    IDN Node

    • AMD/AU
    • CEOS
    • AMD

    Metadata Revision History

      2017-04-12 - record created by David Smith. 2020-04-06 - record updated by Dave Connell to alter the dataset release date.

    Creative Commons License