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Title: SEFCRI_2016_benthic_cover.csv
Short Name: Analysis Ready Data Benthic Cover SEFCRI
Status: Completed
Publication Date: 2018
Abstract:

Analysis Ready Benthic Cover Data SEFCRI 2016

Entity Information

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

Defines Columns Of Analysis Ready Data Tables

Data Attributes

Attribute Summary

Rubric Score Primary Key? Name Type Description
100
REGION character Mnemonic value for the region/location of collection
100
PRIMARY_SAMPLE_UNIT Numeric A code indicating the primary sample unit in which a sample was collected.
100
STATION_NR Numeric A number indicating the secondary sampling unit within a given primary sample unit.
100
Year Numeric A number indicating the calendar year.
100
Month Numeric A number indicating the calendar month
100
DAY Numeric A number indicating the calendar day
100
HABITAT_CD character A code indicating the habitat type.
100
STRAT Character A code indicating the stratum in which a sample was taken. Differs by region.
100
RUGOSITY_CD Character A number indicating a rugosity category of low (0), high (1), or combined (2). Florida SEFCRI region only.
100
WTD_RUG character A number indicating the weighted rugosity, in m, of the secondary sampling unit
100
LAT_DEGREES Numeric Latitude of secondary sampling unit in decimal degrees.
100
LON_DEGREES Numeric Longitude of secondary sampling unit in decimal degrees.
100
MAPGRID_NR Numeric A number indicating gridded shapefile number
100
SUB_REGION_NAME Character Name Associated With Sub Region Number
100
SUBREGION_NR Character A number indicating the subregion.
100
ZONE_NAME Character The Name Associated with the Zone Code
100
ZONE_NR character A code indicating the distance offshore
100
MPA_NAME Character The name of the marine protected area in which the sample was collected. Florida SEFCRI, FLK and TORT regions only.
100
MPA_NR Numeric A number identifying the marine protected area in which the sample was collected. Zero indicates unprotected status.
100
PROT character A boolean value indicating whether a sample was in a protected area (1), or not (0).
100
DEPTH_STRAT Character A code indicating less than or greater than 12 meters depths. Caribbean and GOM regions only.
100
MIN_DEPTH Numeric Minimum depth, in meters, of secondary sampling unit.
100
MAX_DEPTH Numeric Maximum depth, in meters, of secondary sampling unit.
100
METERS_COMPLETED Numeric A number indicating the number of meters on the transect completed for the sample.
100
COVER_CAT_CD Character A code indicating the species for a sample. Consists of the first three letters of the genus and the first four of the species name.
100
COVER_CAT_NAME character The names associated with the cover category code.
100
HARDBOTTOM_P Numeric A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on hardbottom habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect
100
SOFTBOTTOM_P Numeric A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on softbottom habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect
100
RUBBLE_P Numeric A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on rubble habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect

Attribute Details

REGION

CC ID: 1124534
Seq. Order: 5
Data Storage Type: character
Max Length: 15
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Mnemonic value for the region/location of collection

PRIMARY_SAMPLE_UNIT

CC ID: 1124532
Seq. Order: 10
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating the primary sample unit in which a sample was collected.

STATION_NR

CC ID: 1124538
Seq. Order: 12
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the secondary sampling unit within a given primary sample unit.

Year

CC ID: 1124543
Seq. Order: 15
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 4
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the calendar year.

Month

CC ID: 1124531
Seq. Order: 20
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 2
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the calendar month

DAY

CC ID: 1124519
Seq. Order: 30
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Max Length: 2
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the calendar day

HABITAT_CD

CC ID: 1124521
Seq. Order: 35
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating the habitat type.

STRAT

CC ID: 1124539
Seq. Order: 40
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating the stratum in which a sample was taken. Differs by region.

RUGOSITY_CD

CC ID: 1124536
Seq. Order: 45
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating a rugosity category of low (0), high (1), or combined (2). Florida SEFCRI region only.

WTD_RUG

CC ID: 1124542
Seq. Order: 55
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the weighted rugosity, in m, of the secondary sampling unit

LAT_DEGREES

CC ID: 1124523
Seq. Order: 60
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Latitude of secondary sampling unit in decimal degrees.

LON_DEGREES

CC ID: 1124524
Seq. Order: 70
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Longitude of secondary sampling unit in decimal degrees.

MAPGRID_NR

CC ID: 1124525
Seq. Order: 75
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating gridded shapefile number

SUB_REGION_NAME

CC ID: 1124541
Seq. Order: 85
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 20
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Name Associated With Sub Region Number

Unit of Measure: Meters

SUBREGION_NR

CC ID: 1124540
Seq. Order: 90
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the subregion.

ZONE_NAME

CC ID: 1124544
Seq. Order: 115
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 20
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The Name Associated with the Zone Code

ZONE_NR

CC ID: 1124545
Seq. Order: 120
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating the distance offshore

Validation Rules:

Validated against CodeDictionary_Sept2018_ZONE_NR.csv

MPA_NAME

CC ID: 1124529
Seq. Order: 135
Data Storage Type: Character
Max Length: 20
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The name of the marine protected area in which the sample was collected. Florida SEFCRI, FLK and TORT regions only.

MPA_NR

CC ID: 1124530
Seq. Order: 140
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number identifying the marine protected area in which the sample was collected. Zero indicates unprotected status.

Validation Rules:

Validated against CodeDictionary_Sept2018_MPA_NR.csv

PROT

CC ID: 1124533
Seq. Order: 160
Data Storage Type: character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A boolean value indicating whether a sample was in a protected area (1), or not (0).

DEPTH_STRAT

CC ID: 1124520
Seq. Order: 165
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating less than or greater than 12 meters depths. Caribbean and GOM regions only.

MIN_DEPTH

CC ID: 1124528
Seq. Order: 170
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Minimum depth, in meters, of secondary sampling unit.

Unit of Measure: cm

MAX_DEPTH

CC ID: 1124526
Seq. Order: 180
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

Maximum depth, in meters, of secondary sampling unit.

METERS_COMPLETED

CC ID: 1124527
Seq. Order: 210
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the number of meters on the transect completed for the sample.

COVER_CAT_CD

CC ID: 1124517
Seq. Order: 220
Data Storage Type: Character
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A code indicating the species for a sample. Consists of the first three letters of the genus and the first four of the species name.

COVER_CAT_NAME

CC ID: 1124518
Seq. Order: 230
Data Storage Type: character
Required: No
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

The names associated with the cover category code.

HARDBOTTOM_P

CC ID: 1124522
Seq. Order: 250
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on hardbottom habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect

SOFTBOTTOM_P

CC ID: 1124537
Seq. Order: 260
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on softbottom habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect

RUBBLE_P

CC ID: 1124535
Seq. Order: 270
Data Storage Type: Numeric
Required: Yes
Primary Key: No
Status: Active
Description:

A number indicating the percentage of points for COVER_CAT_CD on rubble habitat along a linear-point-intercept transect

Support Roles

Distributor

CC ID: 1124546
Date Effective From: 2018
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

Distribution Information

Distribution 1

CC ID: 1124547
Start Date: 2018
End Date: Present
Download URL: https://www.ncei.noaa.gov/archive/accession/0169401/2.2/data/0-data/NCRMP_Florida_2016_Benthics/NCRMP_Florida_2016_Benthics/Data_Sets/Anlaysis_Ready_Data/SEFCRI_2016_benthic_cover.csv
Distributor: National Centers for Environmental Information - Silver Spring, Maryland (NCEI-MD) (2018 - Present)
File Name: SEFCRI_2016_benthic_cover.csv
Description:

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File Date/Time: 2018-01-11 16:44:00
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File Size: 194K
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Catalog Details

Catalog Item ID: 66565
GUID: gov.noaa.nmfs.inport:66565
Metadata Record Created By: Lee M Weinberger
Metadata Record Created: 2022-01-31 14:11+0000
Metadata Record Last Modified By: SysAdmin InPortAdmin
Metadata Record Last Modified: 2022-08-09 17:11+0000
Metadata Record Published: 2022-02-28
Owner Org: SEFSC
Metadata Publication Status: Published Externally
Do Not Publish?: N
Metadata Last Review Date: 2022-02-28
Metadata Review Frequency: 1 Year
Metadata Next Review Date: 2023-02-28