Mercury Exposure in Gentoo Penguins 2017

The dataset comprises of locations in the Falkland Islands were feathers from Gentoo penguin adults and chicks have been collected. The feathers will be analysed to quatify any mercury content.

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Last Updated December 14, 2020, 09:56 (PST)
Created January 30, 2020, 05:25 (PST)
Region Falkland Islands
Language eng
Topic Category Environment; environmental resources, protection and conservation
Temporal Extent Start 2017-12-23
Temporal Extent End 2018-01-10
Dataset Reference Date 2018
Lineage 1250 feathers were collected from gentoo colonies in East Falkland and taken to the lab for analysing the mercury content. Those analyses are not yet completed
West Longitude -59.3
South Latitude -52.32
East Longitude -57.833
North Latitude -51.42
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: Penguins International and University of Colorado Denver
Data Format unknown
Update Frequency not planned
Accuracy Unknown
Resource Type Dataset
Original Title Hidden (internal use only)
Metadata Date 2018-11-14
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details hidden
Unique Resource ID FK-PEIN-511

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