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Marine and Coastal Management - Linefish Dataset (AfrOBIS)
Citation
Marine and Coastal Management - Linefish Dataset
Contact: Wilke, Chris

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Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Description
Marine and Coastal Management (MCM)'s linefish dataset is collected around the South African Coast, and currently contains 2759599 records of 63 families. more

Marine and Coastal Management (MCM) is one of four branches of the Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism. It is the regulatory authority responsible for managing all marine and coastal activities. The linefish dataset is collected around the South African Coast, and currently contains 2759599 records of 63 families. For ease of extraction the dataset has been divided into 42 smaller datasets - one per semester for each year from 1985 to 2005.

Scope
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal

Contributors
Marine and Coastal Management; Department of Environmental Affairs and Tourism, moredata owner

Related datasets
Published in:
AfrOBIS: African Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

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Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2012-12-10
Information last updated: 2012-12-11
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