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Dugong Aerial Survey (dugongs, cetaceans) Southern Great Barrier Reef, September 1987

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Title
Dugong Aerial Survey (dugongs, cetaceans) Southern Great Barrier Reef, September 1987
Type
Dataset
Date Record Created
2012-01-20
Date Record Modified
2018-01-03
Language
English
Coverage
Date Coverage
1987-09-01 to 1987-09-30
Time Period
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Geospatial Location
  • Southern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia.
Description
Descriptions
  1. Type: brief

    Sighting for dugongs in the Southern Great Barrier Reef area during the dugong aerials surveys in September 1987.

  2. Type: note

    Please contact Helene Marsh Helene.Marsh@jcu.edu.au for GIS data. Funding for these surveys was obtained from the following government agencies: - Great Barrier Reef Marine Park Authority (GBRMPA), - Department of Environment and Resource Management (DERM), - Australian Marine Mammal Centre (AMMC), - Torres Strait Regional Authority (TSRA), - Australian Fisheries Management Authority (AFMA), - Marine and Tropical Sciences Research Facility (MTSRF), - National Environmental Research Program (NERP).

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People
Creators
  1. Managed by: Dr Alana Grech , ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies (7351)
  2. Aggregated by: Prof Helene Marsh , School of Earth & Environmental Sciences (6630)
Primary Contact
Dr Alana Grech, alana.grech@jcu.edu.au
Supervisors
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Collaborators
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Subject
Fields of Research
  1. 050206 - Environmental Monitoring (050206) (050206)
  2. 050202 - Conservation and Biodiversity (050202) (050202)
Socio-Economic Objective
  1. 960902 - Coastal and Estuarine Land Management (960902) (960902)
Keywords
  1. marine biology
  2. ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies
  3. dugong dugon
  4. cetacean
  5. aerial survey
  6. marine mammal
  7. abundance
  8. distribution
  9. dugong
  10. Southern Great Barrier Reef
Research Activity
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Research Themes
Tropical Ecosystems, Conservation and Climate Change
Rights
License
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License - Other
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Access Rights/Conditions
Open Access . If the data is not available via the provided link, please contact an associated party (preferrably the Manager as specified) for access.
Type
open
Rights
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Data
Data Location
Online Locations
Attachments
  1. Dugong_aerial_survey-dugongs_cetaceans-Southern_Great_Barrier_Reef-September1987_maps.zip (Data File, Public)
Stored At
Dr Alana Grech, ARC Centre of Excellence for Coral Reef Studies, James Cook University, Townsville QLD 4811, Australia, Tel: +61 7 47815222
Citation
Cite:
Grech, Alana.; Marsh, Helene. (2012). Dugong Aerial Survey (dugongs, cetaceans) Southern Great Barrier Reef, September 1987. James Cook University. (dataset). jcu.edu.au/tdh/collection/e7987d25-efe7-42d6-897d-5f9da75bf3c6