Dataset Details - Marine Species in Irish Coastal Waters
Records of marine species encountered by divers in Irish coastal waters.
19/10/2012
26/03/2018
To record the diversity and abundance of marine species around the Irish coastline.
Visual recording of samples while scuba diving.
Coastal waters of Ireland
2003-2014
Recording by citizen-scientists who have taken marine species ID training courses.
Complete
N/A
Seasearch
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Seasearch, Marine Species in Irish Coastal Waters, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 22 May 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/158>
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
Seasearch
Chris Wood, Seasearch Coordinator
Marine Conservation Society, Unit 3 Wolf Business Park,Alton Road, Ross on Wye, Herefordshire, HR9 5NB.
07776 142096
chris@seasearch.org.uk
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 53231
2003
2017
Record Statistics

53231

1196

1183

1

Resolution No. records
100m 53231
1km 0
2km 0
10km 0
50km 0
Surveys
SurveyId Title Data Capture Period Species Records
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Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Determiner name The name of the person(s) who verified the identification - used for verify records of difficult taxa.
Habitat description A description of the habitat in which the organism was recorded.
Record comment A comment associated with any individual record.
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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