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Circumpolar Seabird Monitoring Plan

Latest version published by Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna on Apr 28, 2016 Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna

The Circumpolar Seabird Monitoring Plan is designed to 1) monitor populations of selected Arctic seabird species, in one or more Arctic countries; 2) monitor, as appropriate, survival, diets, breeding phenology, and productivity of seabirds in a manner that allows changes to be detected; 3) provide circumpolar information on the status of seabirds to the management agencies of Arctic countries, in order to broaden their knowledge beyond the boundaries of their country thereby allowing management decisions to be made based on the best available information; 4) inform the public through outreach mechanisms as appropriate; 5) provide information on changes in the marine ecosystem by using seabirds as indicators; and 6) quickly identify areas or issue in the Arctic ecosystem such as declining biodiversity or environmental pressures to target further research and plan management and conservation measures.

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Rights

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To the extent possible under law, the publisher has waived all rights to these data and has dedicated them to the Public Domain (CC0 1.0). Users may copy, modify, distribute and use the work, including for commercial purposes, without restriction.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: 5a12d9c3-9465-4107-bb39-2cb451e6cef6.  Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.

Keywords

Occurrence; CBird; Circumpolar Seabird Expert Group; ABDS; Arctic Biodiversity Data Service; arctic; seabird; circumpolar; monitoring

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Tom Barry
Executive Secretary
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) Borgir, Nordurslod 603 Akureyri IS +354 4623350
http://www.caff.is

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Tom Barry
Executive Secretary
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) Borgir, Nordurslod 603 Akureyri IS +354 4623350
http://www.caff.is

Who filled in the metadata:

Hólmgrímur Helgason
Data Manager
Conservation of Arctic Flora and Fauna (CAFF) Borgir, Nordurslod 603 Akureyri IS +354 4623357
http://www.caff.is

Who else was associated with the resource:

Custodian Steward
Hólmgrímur Helgason

Geographic Coverage

Inside CAFF boundary

Bounding Coordinates 50, 90 / -180, 180 (min, max Latitude / min, max Longitude)

Additional Metadata

marine, harvested by iOBIS

Alternative Identifiers 5a12d9c3-9465-4107-bb39-2cb451e6cef6
http://geo.abds.is/ipt/resource?r=cbird_monitoringplan_a2