Data Set Citation:
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NCEAS 6860: Worm: Marine Biodiversity Ecosystem Function , Halpern B , National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis , and Micheli F.
Summary table of Marine Protected areas
bowdish.258.6 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/bowdish.258.6/nceas)
General Information:
Title:Summary table of Marine Protected areas
Identifier:bowdish.258
Abstract:
This is a summary table of Marine Protected Areas (MPA) studies from which data on responses of species and functional diversity to protection were extracted. This table is refered to in a paper titled: Micheli, Fiorenza& Halpern, Benjamin S. (2005) Low functional redundancy in coastal marine assemblages. Ecology Letters 8 (4), 391-400. doi: 10.1111/ j.1461-0248.2005.00731.x
Keywords:
  • Marine Biology
  • Marine Environment Monitoring
  • Marine Habitat
  • Coastal Habitat
  • Population Dynamics
  • Reef Habitat
  • Coral Reefs
  • Marine Biodiversity
Data Table, Image, and Other Data Details:
Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File
Data Table:Summary Table of Marine Protected Areas ( View Metadata | Download File download)

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Organization:NCEAS 6860: Worm: Marine Biodiversity Ecosystem Function
Individual: Ben Halpern
Email Address:
halpern@nceas.ucsb.edu
Organization:National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
Individual: Fiorenza Micheli
Email Address:
micheli@stanford.edu
Data Set Contacts:
Individual: Fiorenza Micheli
Email Address:
micheli@stanford.edu

Data Set Characteristics

Sampling, Processing and Quality Control Methods

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References

Information was extract from the listed references. The year of actual implementation is included. Surveys were conducted before and after reserve establishment

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Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File