Dataset Details - European Seabirds at Sea (ESAS) bird sightings 1980-2003
Records of birds encountered during ESAS surveys in NE Atlantic from 1980 to 2003.
02/12/2011
03/03/2018
To record location and abundances of bird species in the NE Atlantic
Ship and aircraft based survey using ESAS full strip transect method with snapshot method for flying birds and scan data.
Northeast Atlantic
1979 to 2003
Data recorded by research institutions, universities and the JNCC.
Complete
N/A
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Joint Nature Conservation Committee (UK), European Seabirds at Sea (ESAS) bird sightings 1980-2003, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 15 December 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/119>
Dataset species distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset record distribution

Terrestrial Map - 10km

Distribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Live Map

Marine Map - 50Km

Distribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Live Map
Dataset Contacts
Tim Dunn, European Seabirds at Sea
JNCC,Inverdee House,Baxter Stree,Aberdeen,AB11 1QA, Scotland
N/A
Tim.Dunn@jncc.gov.uk
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 264441
1979
2003
Record Statistics

264441

1

108

0

Resolution No. records
100m 264441
1km 0
2km 0
10km 0
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
No Items available.
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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