Dataset: bird_effort
Deployment: NBP0104

Seabird Survey Effort Log
Principal Investigator: 
Christine Ribic (University of Wisconsin, UW-Madison)
Co-Principal Investigator: 
Erik Chapman (Old Dominion University, ODU)
BCO-DMO Data Manager: 
Nancy Copley (Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution, WHOI BCO-DMO)
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Seabird Survey Effort Log

These data are the logistics surrounding the Bird Studies Observations, rather than the observations themselves.


1. Ice_Cover_Type is based on the ASPeCt (Antarctic Sea-Ice Process and Climate) classification system for sea ice and brash. Glacial ice listed as bergs or bergy bits.

2. Time and Date can be used in conjunction with alongtrack data to find position information.


Code Description
1 >600 m
2 600 m
3 >300 m
4 300 m
5 <300 m

PI Contact:
Erik Chapman
Old Dominion University
Center for Coastal Physical Oceanography
Norfolk, Virginia 23529
phone 757-377-0482

Updated November 21, 2005; gfh

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