Compilation of incidents involving marine mammals in difficulties reported to the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM)

Since 2004, the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM) has recorded incidents involving marine mammals that died or experienced difficulties in the St. Lawrence River and the Gulf of St. Lawrence region of Quebec. It coordinates field operations and centralizes information on these incidents. The data are of the following nature: incident, carcass, stranding, entanglement.

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Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM). (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Compilation of incidents involving marine mammals in difficulties reported to the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM). Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Metadata Reference Date(s) June 23, 2022 (Creation)
June 23, 2022 (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) March 30, 2017 (Creation)
February 21, 2020 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins
Role
Originator
Responsible Party 2
Name
RQUMM - Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins
Affiliation
Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM)
Email
reseau@gremm.org
Role
Point of Contact

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Title Compilation of incidents involving marine mammals in difficulties reported to the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM)
Description

Since 2004, the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM) has recorded incidents involving marine mammals that died or experienced difficulties in the St. Lawrence River and the Gulf of St. Lawrence region of Quebec. It coordinates field operations and centralizes information on these incidents. The data are of the following nature: incident, carcass, stranding, entanglement.

Source identification:

Data

Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM). (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Compilation of incidents involving marine mammals in difficulties reported to the Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM). Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Status On Going
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Resource Date 1
Date
2017-03-30
Type
Creation
Resource Date 2
Date
2020-02-21
Type
Revision
Maintenance and update frequency As Needed
Point of Contact
Point of Contact 1
Name
RQUMM - Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins
Affiliation
Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins (RQUMM)
Email
reseau@gremm.org
Role
Point of Contact
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
Réseau québécois d'urgences pour les mammifères marins
Role
Originator
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North Bounding Latitude 51.456781
South Bounding Latitude 39.888612
East Bounding Longitude -54.2072222
West Bounding Longitude -73.543682
Temporal Extent
Begin
2012-01-01
End
2016-12-31
Default Locale French
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XML Metadata File Location https://ogsl.ca