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Title: Genetic Sample Inventory - NRDA
Status: In Work

This database archives genetic tissue samples from marine mammals collected in the North-Central Gulf of Mexico from 2010-2015. The collection includes samples from field sampling programs and stranding data. Data includes field identification numbers, location and date information, collection information, and disposition of samples. These data support stock delineation studies and a variety of other analyses related to cetacean genetics in the Gulf of Mexico related to the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


To study genetic relationships of cetacean populations in the Gulf of Mexico in support of the injury assessment for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill.


These samples and data were collected as part of the Natural Resources Damage Assessment for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill and therefore may have restrictions on their public distribution.


Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None cetacean
None Deep Water Horizon
None genetic relationships
None tissue archive

Temporal Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None 2010-present

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None Gulf Of Mexico

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 210033
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Garrison, Lance
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Dr
Miami, FL 33149
Email Address:
Phone: 305-361-4488
Fax: 305-361-4478
Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST/EDT

Point of Contact

CC ID: 210034
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Rosel, Patricia
Address: 646 Cajundome Blvd
Lafayette, LA 70506-4291
Email Address:
Phone: 337-291-2123
Fax: 337-291-2106


Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Geographic Area 1

CC ID: 210035
W° Bound: -98
E° Bound: -80.5
N° Bound: 31
S° Bound: 24.5

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 210032
Time Frame Type: Continuing
Start: 2010


NRDA Natural Resource Damage Assessment

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Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 25884
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:25884
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2015-07-10 06:32+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2022-08-09 17:11+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2021-04-29
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2021-04-29
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2022-04-29