Data Set Citation:
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NCEAS 12479: Condon: Global expansion of jellyfish blooms: Magnitude, causes and consequences , National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis , and Purcell J. 2010.
Chesapeake Chrysaora Purcell 1987-2005
nceas.962.4 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/nceas.962.4/nceas)
General Information:
Title:Chesapeake Chrysaora Purcell 1987-2005
Identifier:nceas.962
Abstract:
Chesapeake Bay Chrysaora 1987-2005 from Net tows
Publication Date:2010-02-01
Data Table, Image, and Other Data Details:
Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File
Data Table:Chrysaora Chesapeake 1987-2001 ( View Metadata | Download File download)

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Organization:NCEAS 12479: Condon: Global expansion of jellyfish blooms: Magnitude, causes and consequences
Organization:National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
Individual: Jennifer Purcell
Data Set Contacts:
Individual: Jennifer Purcell
Associated Parties:
Individual: Jenny Purcell
Individual: Mary Beth Decker
Metadata Providers:
Individual: Jennifer Purcell

Data Set Characteristics

Geographic Region:
Geographic Description:Chesapeake Bay
Bounding Coordinates:
West:  -76.875  degrees
East:  -75.375  degrees
North:  39.75  degrees
South:  36.625  degrees
Time Period:
Begin:
1987
End:
2005
Taxonomic Range:
Classification:
Rank Name:Genus
Rank Value:Chrysaora

Sampling, Processing and Quality Control Methods

Step by Step Procedures
Step 1:  
Description:

Net tow

Plankton net Tucker trawl

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Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File