Collection Details

Weddell Seal Sightings, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica

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©Doug McVeigh 2005
Catalogue id
IA4806
Caption
Weddell mother and pup
Photographer
McVeigh, Doug

Collection Details

Custodian
Harry Burton
Collection Acronym
WED-CTS
Description
Ground based sightings of Weddell seals resting/breeding on sea-ice or land in the Vestfold Hills, East Antarctica. Data locality mapped to a one by one kilometre grid.
Domain
Marine
Taxa Groups
Seals,

List 1 taxa from this collection
Collection Status
Data collection complete
Acknowledgements
Contact Harry Burton for details.
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Resource Code: - weddell_sightings
Resource Name: - Weddell Seal Sightings, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica
Keywords: - weddell seals, census, tagging, resights
Basis of Record: - Observation

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Linked to the following Bioregions

Coastal Continental Antarctic - Vestfold Hills

Data Details

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Map

Polar projection map of the collection. (view full size) No map exists.
Spatial Coverage
67° 37' 01.2" S to 69° 42' 00.0" S | - 67.6170° to - 69.7000°
62° 52' 01.2" E to 78° 43' 59.9" E | 62.8670° to 78.7333°
Date Range of Collection
22-Jan-1973 to 2-Oct-2006
Metadata
AADC-00048 - Weddell Seals of the Vestfold Hills Antarctica