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Title: Small-boat Cetacean Surveys: Effort Summary
Status: In Work
Abstract:

Small-boat cetacean surveys are summarized by daily effort.

Keywords

Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None cetaceans
None visual surveys

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None American Samoa EEZ
None Guam/CNMI EEZ
None Hawaii EEZ
None Pacific Islands Region
None Palmyra/Kingman EEZ

Platform Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None small boat

Physical Location

Organization: Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center
City: Honolulu
State/Province: HI
Country: USA
Location Description:

IRC

1845 Wasp Blvd., Bldg. 176

Honolulu, HI 96818

Entity Information

Entity Type: Spreadsheet
Active Version?: Yes
Description:

This spreadsheet is held within a Microsoft Access Database that contains other related data associated with each specific survey.

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
Line numeric The number line - the order of the data records
100
Project_CruiseID text The project name including the year and location. A cruise identification number is listed if in independent small boat survey was conducted during a shipboard survey.
100
SurveyID text The survey's identification number composed of a regional code and number (incremented from 1)
100
ResearchGroup text List of all organizations (acronyms) involved in project.
100
Date date/time Date (local)
100
Vessel text Name of the vessel aboard which the surveys are conducted
100
EEZ text Exclusive Economic Zone where surveys were conducted
100
Region TEXT Area within the EEZ where the survey was conducted
100
Location TEXT Island or fine-scale location where survey was conducted
100
SurveyDescription text Description of survey route
100
BeginFieldTime date/time Time when the survey day begins (departure from boat dock)
100
EndFieldTime date/time Time when the survey day ends (return to boat dock)
100
BeginEffortTime date/time Initial On-Effort start time
100
EndEffortTime date/time final Off-Effort time
100
BeginEffortLat number Latitude at location where effort began for the day (+ = north; - = south)
100
BeginEffortLong number Longitude at location where effort began for the day (+ = east; - = west)
100
EndEffortLat number Latitude at location where effort ended for the day (+ = north; - = south)
100
EndEffortLong number Longitude at location where effort ended for the day (+ = east; - = west)
100
OnEffortDistance_km number Total distance of the on-effort survey trackline
100
DistanceTotal_km number The total distance of the trackline (including off-effort periods).
100
TimeTotal date/time The total amount of time of the field day (dock to dock).
100
Notes text Any additional information associated with the survey day.

Attribute Details

Line

CC ID: 841924
Seq. Order: 1
Data Storage Type: numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The number line - the order of the data records

Project_CruiseID

CC ID: 98683
Seq. Order: 2
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 20
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The project name including the year and location. A cruise identification number is listed if in independent small boat survey was conducted during a shipboard survey.

General Data Type: TEXT

SurveyID

CC ID: 98681
Seq. Order: 3
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 11
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The survey's identification number composed of a regional code and number (incremented from 1)

General Data Type: ALPHANUMERIC
Display Example: CNMI-000010; GM-000025

ResearchGroup

CC ID: 98682
Seq. Order: 4
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 255
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

List of all organizations (acronyms) involved in project.

General Data Type: TEXT
Allowed Values: PIFSC=Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center, JIMAR=Joint Institute for Marine and Atmospheric Research, CRC=Cascadia Research Collective, HDR=HDR, ADL=Allan Ligon Contract, SIO=Scripps Institution of Oceanography, HIWS=Hawaiian Islands Humpback Whale Sanctuary, HIMB=Hawaii Institute for Marine Biology, HMMC=Hawaii Marine Mammal Consortium, HAMER=Hawaii Association for Marine Education and Research

Date

CC ID: 98684
Seq. Order: 5
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 10
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Date (local)

General Data Type: SHORT DATE
Display Example: MM/DD/YYYY

Vessel

CC ID: 98685
Seq. Order: 6
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 255
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Name of the vessel aboard which the surveys are conducted

General Data Type: TEXT

EEZ

CC ID: 98686
Seq. Order: 7
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 255
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Exclusive Economic Zone where surveys were conducted

General Data Type: TEXT

Region

CC ID: 839226
Seq. Order: 8
Data Storage Type: TEXT
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Area within the EEZ where the survey was conducted

Location

CC ID: 839227
Seq. Order: 9
Data Storage Type: TEXT
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Island or fine-scale location where survey was conducted

SurveyDescription

CC ID: 98687
Seq. Order: 10
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 255
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Description of survey route

General Data Type: TEXT

BeginFieldTime

CC ID: 98688
Seq. Order: 11
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 5
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Time when the survey day begins (departure from boat dock)

General Data Type: SHORT TIME
Display Example: HH:MM

EndFieldTime

CC ID: 98689
Seq. Order: 12
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 5
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Time when the survey day ends (return to boat dock)

General Data Type: SHORT TIME
Display Example: HH:MM

BeginEffortTime

CC ID: 98704
Seq. Order: 13
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 5
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Initial On-Effort start time

General Data Type: SHORT TIME
Display Example: HH:MM

EndEffortTime

CC ID: 98705
Seq. Order: 14
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 5
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

final Off-Effort time

General Data Type: SHORT TIME
Display Example: HH:MM

BeginEffortLat

CC ID: 98707
Seq. Order: 15
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 9
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 7
Status: Active
Description:

Latitude at location where effort began for the day (+ = north; - = south)

General Data Type: DECIMAL

BeginEffortLong

CC ID: 98708
Seq. Order: 16
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 10
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 8
Status: Active
Description:

Longitude at location where effort began for the day (+ = east; - = west)

General Data Type: DECIMAL

EndEffortLat

CC ID: 98710
Seq. Order: 17
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 9
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 7
Status: Active
Description:

Latitude at location where effort ended for the day (+ = north; - = south)

General Data Type: DECIMAL

EndEffortLong

CC ID: 98711
Seq. Order: 18
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 10
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 8
Status: Active
Description:

Longitude at location where effort ended for the day (+ = east; - = west)

General Data Type: DECIMAL

OnEffortDistance_km

CC ID: 98712
Seq. Order: 19
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 7
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Total distance of the on-effort survey trackline

General Data Type: DECIMAL
Unit of Measure: kilometers

DistanceTotal_km

CC ID: 98713
Seq. Order: 20
Data Storage Type: number
Max Length: 7
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The total distance of the trackline (including off-effort periods).

General Data Type: DECIMAL
Unit of Measure: kilometers

TimeTotal

CC ID: 98714
Seq. Order: 21
Data Storage Type: date/time
Max Length: 5
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The total amount of time of the field day (dock to dock).

General Data Type: SHORT TIME
Display Example: HH:MM

Notes

CC ID: 98716
Seq. Order: 22
Data Storage Type: text
Max Length: 255
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Any additional information associated with the survey day.

Support Roles

Distributor

CC ID: 839228
Date Effective From: 2019
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC)
Address: 1845 Wasp Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96818
USA
Email Address: pifsc.info@noaa.gov
Phone: 808-725-5360
URL: https://www.pifsc.noaa.gov
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 100030
Date Effective From: 2012-01-01
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Hill, Marie C
Address: 1845 Wasp Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96818
USA
Email Address: marie.hill@noaa.gov
Phone: (808)725-5710

Originator

CC ID: 100029
Date Effective From: 2006-02-01
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC)
Address: 1845 Wasp Blvd.
Honolulu, HI 96818
USA
Email Address: pifsc.info@noaa.gov
Phone: 808-725-5360
URL: https://www.pifsc.noaa.gov
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Extents

Currentness Reference: Ground Condition

Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 98717
Time Frame Type: Continuing
Start: 2006
Description:

The PIFSC CRP began conducting small-boat surveys in 2006. See the specific surveys for details on time-frames.

Access Information

Security Class: Unclassified
Data Access Policy:

None

Data Access Procedure:

None

Data Access Constraints:

None

Data Use Constraints:

Acknowledgement of NOAA PIFSC, as the source from which these data were obtained, in any publications and/or other representations of these data is requested. The user is responsible for the results of any application of these data.

Metadata Access Constraints:

None

Metadata Use Constraints:

None

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 839229
Start Date: 2019
End Date: Present
Download URL: https://oceanwatch.pifsc.noaa.gov/xfer/PIFSC_PIRO_bulk_data_download_InPort_18415.tgz
Distributor: Pacific Islands Fisheries Science Center (PIFSC) (2019 - Present)
File Name: PSD_CRP_SmallBoat_Surveys_2006_to_FEB2018
File Type: csv (comma-separated values)

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 18416
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:18416
Metadata Record Created By: Marie C Hill
Metadata Record Created: 2013-02-13 16:51+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2022-10-20 02:17+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2019-04-24
Owner Org: PIFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2019-04-24
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2020-04-24