Data Set Citation:
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NCEAS 9861: Lovvorn: Physiological limits on realized patch structure and trophic coupling from krill to diving seabirds , National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis , and Grebmeier J. 2008.
Bivalves in northern Bering Sea
nceas.943.1 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/nceas.943.1/nceas)
General Information:
Title:Bivalves in northern Bering Sea
Identifier:nceas.943
Abstract:
Areal densities of two bivalve species (Macoma calcarea and Nuculana radiata) were measured in 1970-1974, 1993-1994, 1999, and 2001 on a sampling grid south of St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea.
Keywords:None:
  • bivalves, Bering Sea
Publication Date:2008-09-08

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Organization:NCEAS 9861: Lovvorn: Physiological limits on realized patch structure and trophic coupling from krill to diving seabirds
Organization:National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
Individual: Jacqueline Grebmeier
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Data Set Contacts:
Individual: Jacqueline Grebmeier
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Associated Parties:
Individual: Jacqueline Grebmeier
Metadata Providers:
Individual: James Lovvorn

Data Set Characteristics

Geographic Region:
Geographic Description:South of St. Lawrence Island in the Bering Sea
Bounding Coordinates:
West:  175.0000   degrees
East:  173.0000   degrees
North:  63.0000   degrees
South:  62.0000   degrees
Time Period:
Begin:
1970
End:
2001
Taxonomic Range:
Classification:
Rank Name:Species
Rank Value:Macoma calcarea
Classification:
Rank Name:Species
Rank Value:Nuculana radiata

Sampling, Processing and Quality Control Methods

Step by Step Procedures
Step 1:  
Description:

van Veen grab

Four replicate grabs at each sampling station

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