Dataset Details - IWDG Ship Surveys Sightings - non-effort related sightings 2003 - 2015
Marine Mammal and Marine Megafauna records from line transect surveys conducted on platforms of opportunity.
23/03/2016
12/09/2016
Collected as part of the IWDG Ship Surveys Programme.
Line transect survey.
Irish, UK and European EEZ and international waters.
Dataset is part of continuous ongoing data collection by the IWDG Ferry Surveys Programme.
All sightings verified by experienced survey team leaders during the survey and by the IWDG Ship Surveys Officer (Dave Wall) during data entry.
Dataset is part of continuous ongoing data collection by the IWDG Ship Surveys Programme.
N/A
Irish Whale & Dolphin Group
Restricted (Data can be viewed on the mapping system but is not available for download)
Irish Whale & Dolphin Group, IWDG Ship Surveys Sightings - non-effort related sightings 2003 - 2015, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 19 June 2018, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/234>
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
Irish Whale & Dolphin Group
Dave Wall
Irish Whale and Dolphin Group, Merchants Quay, Kilrush, County Clare
N/A
dave.wall@iwdg.ie
Records per year
Species per year
Date Statistics
Resolution No. records
Day 313
2004
2015
Record Statistics

313

0

18

0

Resolution No. records
100m 313
1km 0
2km 0
10km 0
50km 0
Dataset Attributes
Attribute Description
Sampling method Description of the sampling method employed to make the record.
Recorded Species
TaxonId PrefnameTaxonId Name Authority Group Rank Records
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