Data Set Citation:
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NCEAS 2279: Beck: Evaluation of the nursery role of wetlands and seagrasses for better conservation and management , National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis , and Beck M.
A review of studies on the nursery role of nearshore habitats
nceas.250.2 (https://knb.ecoinformatics.org:443/knb/metacat/nceas.250.2/nceas)
General Information:
Title:A review of studies on the nursery role of nearshore habitats
Identifier:nceas.250
Alternate Identifier:NCEAS data set on role of nearshore habitats as nurseries
Abstract:
All available publications and know data sets that addressed the role of nearshore habitats as nurseries was reviewed. We recorded what species were examined, what habitats were examined, what factors might have incfluenced the nursery role (e.g., landscape scale or biotic factrors), what parameters were measured (density, survival, growth or migration), and what sampling techniques were used.
Keywords:None:
  • nursery role (theme)

Involved Parties

Data Set Creators:
Organization:NCEAS 2279: Beck: Evaluation of the nursery role of wetlands and seagrasses for better conservation and management
Organization:National Center for Ecological Analysis and Synthesis
Individual: Mike Beck
Organization:The Nature Conservancy
Address:
100 Shaffer Road, LML University of California,
Santa Cruz, California
Phone:
831.459.1459 (voice)
Phone:
831.459.3383 (Fax)
Email Address:
mbeck@tnc.org
Data Set Contacts:
Individual: Mike Beck
Organization:The Nature Conservancy
Address:
100 Shaffer Road, LML University of California,
Santa Cruz, California
Phone:
831.459.1459 (voice)
Phone:
831.459.3383 (Fax)
Email Address:
mbeck@tnc.org
Associated Parties:
Individual: Ken Heck
Metadata Providers:
Individual: Mike Beck

Data Set Characteristics

Geographic Region:
Geographic Description:International
Bounding Coordinates:
West:  10.0000  degrees
East:  -120.0000  degrees
North:  90.0000  degrees
South:  -90.0000  degrees
Time Period:
Begin:
1965-01-01
End:
1999-01-01

Sampling, Processing and Quality Control Methods

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Auth System:knb
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Metadata download: Ecological Metadata Language (EML) File