List of all seabird and pinniped tracking datasets in the Falkland Islands EEZ. Notice that the raw/processed data listed in the file should be requested to Bird Life International.

The file is a list containing the details of all identified tracking datasets for seabirds and pinnipeds using the Falkland Islands' EZZ. The datasets were found using a range of sources (FIG research licences, scientific publications, reports). The list was produced as part of the Darwin Plus- funded project 'Marine Spatial Planning for the Falkland Islands' (July 2014-July 2016).

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Additional Info

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Last Updated December 21, 2020, 10:00 (PST)
Created January 30, 2020, 05:20 (PST)
Region Falkland Islands
Language eng
Topic Category Biota; flora and/or fauna in natural environment
Temporal Extent Start 1980-01-01
Temporal Extent End 2015-12-31
Dataset Reference Date 2015
Lineage All data were requested as part of the MSP project, in collaboration with the BirdLife Seabird Tracking Database. During the process, all the seabird dataset owners that agreed to provide data for the MSP project were requested to add their data to the tracking database (therefore most datasets can be requested directly to the owner at More details can be found on the MSP report (Aug?, Lascelles and Dias (2015). Methodology to identify important areas for marine megafauna: Workshop report. South Atlantic Environmental Research Institute, Stanley, Falkland Islands).
West Longitude -91.67
South Latitude -80.9481
East Longitude -16.1045
North Latitude -29.5836
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 Open access
Use Constraints Open, but copyright and/or Intellectual Property Rights apply
Resource Reference Please acknowledge data source as: SAERI Marine Spatial Planning. A Darwin PLUS Initiative project funded by the UK government
Data Format excel
Update Frequency unknown
Accuracy NA
Resource Type Dataseries
Original Title Hidden (internal use only)
Metadata Date 2015-09-29
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details hidden
Unique Resource ID FK-SAERI-214

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