Short Citation:
Southeast Fisheries Science Center, 2021: Northern Gulf of Mexico Marine Mammal Unusual Mortality Event Database, https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/inport/item/25897.

Item Identification

Title: Northern Gulf of Mexico Marine Mammal Unusual Mortality Event Database
Status: In Work
Abstract:

Tissues and samples collected from marine mammals during investigation of the Northern Gulf of Mexico Marine Mammal Unusual Mortality Event are tracked within this database. These include a broad variety of tissues and associated analyses. The database is used to track to collection, disposition, storage, and analytical results of each sample. These data have been used to evaluate the causes of mortality associated with the Northern Gulf of Mexico Unusual mortality event.

Purpose:

To track samples and analyses collected from marine mammals that stranded during the Northern Gulf of Mexico unusual mortality event.

Notes:

Data includes information on stranded marine mammals during the Northern Gulf of Mexico marine mammal unusual mortality event and includes extensive information on sample collection, disposition, and analytical results. These data are incorporated into

Keywords

Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None deep water horizon
None dolphins
None dwh
None Marine Mammals
None Mortality
None whale

Temporal Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
None 2010-present

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
NODC SEA AREA NAMES Gulf Of Mexico

Physical Location

Organization: Southeast Fisheries Science Center
City: Miami
State/Province: FL
Country: USA
Location Description:

Location Of The Main Office Of The South East Fisheries Science Center

Data Set Information

Data Set Scope Code: Data Set
Data Presentation Form: Table (digital)

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 283330
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Garrison, Lance
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Dr
Miami, FL 33149
Email Address: Lance.Garrison@noaa.gov
Phone: 305-361-4488
Fax: 305-361-4478
Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST/EDT
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Distributor

CC ID: 283331
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): Southeast Fisheries Science Center (SEFSC)
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Drive
Miami, FL 33149
USA
Phone: (305)361-5761
URL: https://www.fisheries.noaa.gov/about/southeast-fisheries-science-center
Business Hours: 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EST

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 280225
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Litz, Jenny
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Drive
Miami, FL 33139
Email Address: Jenny.Litz@noaa.gov
Phone: 305-361-4224
Fax: 305-365-4102
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Point of Contact

CC ID: 280226
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Garrison, Lance
Address: 75 Virginia Beach Dr
Miami, FL 33149
Email Address: Lance.Garrison@noaa.gov
Phone: 305-361-4488
Fax: 305-361-4478
Business Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM EST/EDT
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Extents

Currentness Reference: Ground Condition

Extent Group 1

Extent Group 1 / Geographic Area 1

CC ID: 288980
W° Bound: -98
E° Bound: -80.5
N° Bound: 31
S° Bound: 24.5

Extent Group 1 / Time Frame 1

CC ID: 288981
Time Frame Type: Continuing
Start: 2010

Access Information

Security Class: Sensitive
Data Access Procedure:

The data will be available from a public web server once an access methodology has been developed.

Data Access Constraints:

Waiver Needed

Data Quality

Quality Control Procedures Employed:

Key entered data are reviewed and matched to paper records.

Data Management

Have Resources for Management of these Data Been Identified?: No
Approximate Percentage of Budget for these Data Devoted to Data Management: 0
Do these Data Comply with the Data Access Directive?: Yes
Is Access to the Data Limited Based on an Approved Waiver?: Yes
If Distributor (Data Hosting Service) is Needed, Please Indicate: No
Approximate Delay Between Data Collection and Dissemination: 365
If Delay is Longer than Latency of Automated Processing, Indicate Under What Authority Data Access is Delayed:

This data is currently wavered under the current NOAA guidelines for relational databases.

Actual or Planned Long-Term Data Archive Location: To Be Determined
If To Be Determined, Unable to Archive, or No Archiving Intended, Explain:

The archival process is currently under development.

Approximate Delay Between Data Collection and Archiving: 365
How Will the Data Be Protected from Accidental or Malicious Modification or Deletion Prior to Receipt by the Archive?:

The data resides on a secure government network requiring multi-factor authentication for network access.

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Process Steps

Process Step 1

CC ID: 283337
Description:

Data are provided initially by the Southeast Marine Mammal Stranding network through paper or digital records. These data, along with associated samples and chain of custody forms, are then reviewed and verified by SEFSC staff and managed within the database.

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 25897
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2015-07-13 05:25+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2020-05-04 14:58+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2016-02-29
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Next Review Date: 2017-03-01