Island wide aerial photographic survey of breeding Black-browed Albatross at the Falkland Islands October 2017

The dataset is a compilation of aerial photography collected to estimate the breeding population of Black-browed Albatross of 12 breeding sites in the Falkland Islands. The aerial surveys were conducted using an Islander plane and a Canon 5D Mark III camera as platform for high-resolution photography

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Last Updated December 14, 2020, 09:55 (PST)
Created January 30, 2020, 05:23 (PST)
Region Falkland Islands
Language eng
Topic Category imagery base maps earth cover
Temporal Extent Start 2017-01-01
Temporal Extent End 2017-12-31
Dataset Reference Date 2017
Lineage Photographic images using Canon 5D Mark III camera were taken onboard of the Falkland Island Governement Air Service (FIGAS) Islander plane from approxiamtely 300m altitude respect the colonies. All the black-browed albatross colonies in the Falklands were included in the survey. Images will be processed in order to estimate the number of black-browed albatros breeding population. The aerial survey is part of a 10 year monitoring plan conducted by Falklands Conservation on behalf of the Falkland Islands Government.
West Longitude -61.6621
South Latitude -52.9823
East Longitude -58.8647
North Latitude -50.9073
Spatial Reference System WGS84
Responsible Organisation Name Hidden (personal data protection)
Contact Mail Address Hidden (personal data protection)
Responsible Party Role Hidden (personal data protection)
Access Limitations Restricted, send data request to data owner
Use Constraints Open, but copyright and/or Intellectual Property Rights apply
Resource Reference Cite data source as: Falklands Conservation (YYYY)
Data Format jpeg
Update Frequency every 10 year
Accuracy Overall accuracy of the photo: high
Resource Type Dataset
Original Title Hidden (internal use only)
Metadata Date 2018-03-27
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details hidden
Unique Resource ID FK-FC-441

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