Document of dataset 2706

Dataset record

Type
Dataset
title in English
Cetacean sightings in the Black Sea, Sea of Azov and Kerch Strait
Acronym
CetSiBS
Description in English
Most the data were obtained by means of special cetacean line transect aerial and vessel-based surveys conducted by trained observers. Some data were colllected during cetacean photo-identification studies. The dataset is accompanied with the estimated values of cetacean density and abundance. For the most recent 5 years of data collection, only presence data are made available, for data older than 5 years, abundance data is made available.
Abstract in English
Over 645 sightings of cetacean groups (of one and more individuals) have been recorded in the Black Sea, Azov Sea and Kerch Strait during the period from 1993 to 2010 inclusive.
License
https://spdx.org/licenses/CC-BY-4.0.html
bibliographicCitation
Cetacean sightings in the Black Sea, Sea of Azov and Kerch Strait (CetSiBS). 2011. Dataset assembled by A.Birkun, Jr. and S.Krivokhizhin. EMODNet.
Version
1

Temporal coverage

Temporal
Start date
1993-8-15
End date
2010-9-21

Geographical coverage

Spatial
MED, Azov Sea
MED, Black Sea
MED, Black Sea, Kerch Strait

Thesaurus terms

Keyword
Marine mammals
surface vessel

Themes

theme
Biology > Mammals

Taxonomic terms

Taxon keywords
Cetacea
Delphinus delphis ponticus
Phocoena phocoena relicta
Tursiops truncatus ponticus

Ownerships

contactPoint
Alexei Birkun
contactPoint
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Alexei Birkun
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Alexei Birkun
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Sergey Krivokhizhin
contributor
Brema Laboratory
contributor
Brema Laboratory
creator
Alexei Birkun
creator
Brema Laboratory
creator
Brema Laboratory

Dataset references

record
European Ocean Biodiversity Information System
record
Ukrainian Ocean Biodiversity Information System

Special collections

part of special collection
available through EurOBIS
EMODNET

Document metadata

date created
2010-11-03
date modified
2022-08-16