Survey of the Marine Mammal Observation Network - members data

The Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) is a non-profit organization dedicated to the protection and conservation of cetaceans and seals of the St. Lawrence, and their habitats. This database is developed by the Marine Mammal Observation Network (ROMM) within the framework of the environmental observation project and includes the data gathered by member observers of the ROMM. Each summer, observations of marine mammals in the estuary and Gulf of St. Lawrence are inventoried by member observers. These data are collected by naturalists, officers or captains of cruise ships or ferries. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: presence, individual count.

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Marine Mammal Observation Network. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Dataset from the Marine Mammal Observation Network. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. []. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

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Metadata Created March 11, 2020, 03:47 (UTC)
Metadata Updated March 11, 2020, 03:47 (UTC)
Reference Date(s) May 26, 1996 (Creation)
December 12, 2017 (Revision)

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Additional Info

Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope dataset
Status On Going
  • Date: 1996-05-26 Type: Creation
  • Date: 2017-12-12 Type: Revision
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact Name: Esther Blier Affiliation: Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins Contact Info Email: eblierfoo(at) Role: Point of Contact
Responsible Party
  • Affiliation: ROMM - Réseau d'observation de mammifères marins Role: Originator
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