Computerized Database of Québec Seabirds (CDQS)

The Computerized Database of Quebec Seabirds (CDQS) was set and has been updated by the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS), (Quebec region,) for over 20 years. The CDSQ contains information on seabird colonies part of the following species: Gaviidae (loons), Hydrobatidae (petrels), Sulidae (gannets/boobies), Phalacrocoracidae (cormorants), Laridae (seagulls, gulls, terns), Auks (guillemots, penguins, puffins) aud Anatidae. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: presence / absence, individual count.

View data in the BIODIVERSITY application.

Source identification:

Data

Environment and Climate Change Canada. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Seabirds Observations. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

Report:

Use report source identification + " Published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD]."

Access and Use

Licence: Creative Commons Attribution 4.0

Data and Resources

Keywords

Dataset extent

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Metadata Reference Date(s) June 23, 2022 (Creation)
June 23, 2022 (Revision)
Dataset Reference Date(s) March 27, 2017 (Creation)
February 21, 2020 (Revision)
Frequency of Update As Needed

Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
ECCC- Environnement et Changement climatique Canada
Role
Originator
Responsible Party 2
Name
Jean-Francois Rail
Affiliation
Environnement et Changement climatique Canada
Email
Jean-Francois.Rail@ec.gc.ca
Role
Point of Contact

Field Value
Title Computerized Database of Québec Seabirds (CDQS)
Description

The Computerized Database of Quebec Seabirds (CDQS) was set and has been updated by the Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS), (Quebec region,) for over 20 years. The CDSQ contains information on seabird colonies part of the following species: Gaviidae (loons), Hydrobatidae (petrels), Sulidae (gannets/boobies), Phalacrocoracidae (cormorants), Laridae (seagulls, gulls, terns), Auks (guillemots, penguins, puffins) aud Anatidae. For more information, please see the data context.

Parameters: presence / absence, individual count.

View data in the BIODIVERSITY application.

Source identification:

Data

Environment and Climate Change Canada. (YEAR(s) of the downloaded data set). Seabirds Observations. Data published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD].

Report:

Use report source identification + " Published on St. Lawrence Global Observatory-SLGO. [https://slgo.ca]. Access date: [YYYY-MM-DD]."

Keywords
Ocean Variables Other
Scope Dataset
Status On Going
Resource Dates
Resource Date 1
Date
2017-03-27
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
Jean-Francois Rail
Affiliation
Environnement et Changement climatique Canada
Email
Jean-Francois.Rail@ec.gc.ca
Role
Point of Contact
Responsible Party
Responsible Party 1
Affiliation
ECCC- Environnement et Changement climatique Canada
Role
Originator
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North Bounding Latitude 62.53874
South Bounding Latitude 45.03009
East Bounding Longitude -57.18839
West Bounding Longitude -79.9929
Temporal Extent
Begin
1534-07-04
Default Locale French
Citation identifier
XML Metadata File Location https://ogsl.ca