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Title: Green_sea_turtle_age_growth.csv
Status: Completed
Abstract:

These data were yielded by analysis of skeletal growth marks in humerus bones collected during necropsies of turtles cold-stunned in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, during January, 2010.

Purpose:

To document the determined growth of turtles as determined by the growth marks in humerus bones collected during necropsies of turtles cold-stunned in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, during January, 2010.

Keywords

Theme Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None green turtle
None protected species

Temporal Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None 2010

Spatial Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None florida
None gulf of mexico
None St. Joseph Bay

Stratum Keywords

Thesaurus Keyword
UNCONTROLLED
None age structure
None body condition
None disease status
None growth patterns
None Morphology
None sex

Physical Location

Organization: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland
City: Silver Spring
State/Province: MD

Entity Information

Entity Type: Data Table
Active Version?: Yes
Description:

Documents the determined growth of turtles as determined by the growth marks in humerus bones collected during necropsies of turtles cold-stunned in St. Joseph Bay, Florida, during January, 2010.

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
Stranding_ID_Number Character Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network ID number. This table contains one record for each each skeletal growth mark on the the stranded turtle. (One record for each determined year of the turtle's life) Part of primary key for this table which is a combination of stranding id and age.
100
Sex Character Sex of turtle as determined through examination of gonads during necropsy
100
Straightline_Carapace_Length Numeric Annual somatic growth rate (change in centimeters per year for carapace length) calculated by taking the difference between sequential estimates of Straightline Carapace Length
100
Growth_Rate Numeric Annual somatic growth rate (change in centimeters per year for carapace length) calculated by taking the difference between sequential estimates of Straightline Carapace Length
100
Age Numeric Age associated with each skeletal growth mark. Part of primary key for this table which is a combination of stranding id and age.
100
Year Numeric Calendar year associated with each skeletal growth mark

Attribute Details

Stranding_ID_Number

CC ID: 372080
Seq. Order: 10
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 20
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Sea Turtle Stranding and Salvage Network ID number.

This table contains one record for each each skeletal growth mark on the the stranded turtle. (One record for each determined year of the turtle's life)

Part of primary key for this table which is a combination of stranding id and age.

Foreign Key Relations:

Links to unique Stranding_ID_Number in Green_sea_turtle_population_characteristics.csv

Sex

CC ID: 372081
Seq. Order: 20
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 7
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Sex of turtle as determined through examination of gonads during necropsy

Allowed Values: Female Male

Straightline_Carapace_Length

CC ID: 372082
Seq. Order: 30
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Precision: 4
Scale: 1
Status: Active
Description:

Annual somatic growth rate (change in centimeters per year for carapace length) calculated by taking the difference between sequential estimates of Straightline Carapace Length

Unit of Measure: cm/year
Display Example: 30.5
Format Mask: ##.#

Growth_Rate

CC ID: 372083
Seq. Order: 40
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Precision: 4
Scale: 1
Status: Active
Description:

Annual somatic growth rate (change in centimeters per year for carapace length) calculated by taking the difference between sequential estimates of Straightline Carapace Length

Unit of Measure: Cm/Year

Age

CC ID: 372084
Seq. Order: 50
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 2
Status: Active
Description:

Age associated with each skeletal growth mark.

Part of primary key for this table which is a combination of stranding id and age.

Unit of Measure: Years

Year

CC ID: 372085
Seq. Order: 60
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Precision: 4
Status: Active
Description:

Calendar year associated with each skeletal growth mark

Unit of Measure: year
Display Example: 2009
Format Mask: ####

Support Roles

Data Steward

CC ID: 372589
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Avens, Larisa
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd.
Beaufort, NC
Email Address: larisa.avens@noaa.gov
Phone: (252)728-8747
Fax: (252)728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Distributor

CC ID: 372590
Date Effective From: 2017
Date Effective To:
Contact (Organization): National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD)
Address: NOAA/NESDIS E/OC SSMC3, 4th Floor, 1351 East-West Highway
Silver Spring, MD 20910-3282
Phone: (301) 713-3277

Metadata Contact

CC ID: 372591
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Avens, Larisa
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd.
Beaufort, NC
Email Address: larisa.avens@noaa.gov
Phone: (252)728-8747
Fax: (252)728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Point of Contact

CC ID: 372592
Date Effective From: 2010
Date Effective To:
Contact (Person): Avens, Larisa
Address: 101 Pivers Island Rd.
Beaufort, NC
Email Address: larisa.avens@noaa.gov
Phone: (252)728-8747
Fax: (252)728-8784
Contact Instructions:

Contact by email preferred.

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 753922
Start Date: 2017
End Date: Present
Download URL: https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0159273/1.1/data/0-data/26460/Green_sea_turtle_age_growth/Green_sea_turtle_age_growth.csv
Distributor: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD) (2017 - Present)
File Name: Green_sea_turtle_age_growth.csv
File Type: csv (comma-separated values)
Compression: Uncompressed
Review Status: Chked Viruses Inapp Content

Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 36195
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:36195
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2017-01-03 05:55+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