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Distribution of wintering gulls [Verspreiding van overwinterende meeuwen]
Data Institute for Nature Conservation.
Contact: Stienen, Eric

Availability: Unrestricted after moratorium period
Data are initially restricted, but the access condition relaxes to academic or unrestricted once a specified period of time after an event (such as collection, publication, completion of QC procedures or project cessation) has elapsed

Dataset for analysing distribution of wintering gulls based on resightings Herring gulls and Lesser black backed gull that were equiped with color rings.

Biology, Biology > Birds, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Marine/Coastal, Terrestrial, Birds (marine), Distribution, Overwintering, Tag returns, A, North Atlantic, Larus argentatus Pontoppidan, 1763, Larus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758

Geographical coverage
A, North Atlantic [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
2002 - 1 August 2005

Taxonomic coverage
Larus argentatus Pontoppidan, 1763 [WoRMS]
Larus fuscus Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]

Resightings of color rings Methodology
Resightings of color rings: Resightings of color rings
In 1999 and 2000 509 Herring gulls and 486 Lesser Black backed gulls were equiped with color rings (predominantly chicks and some adults) by the Institute of Nature Conservation in the outer harbour of Zeebruges.

Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Omgeving; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO), moredata creatordata owner
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Leefmilieu, Natuur en Energie; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek; Afdeling Biodiversiteit en Natuurlijk Milieu; Onderzoeksgroep Ecosysteemdiversiteit, moredata manager

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Crgulls: Observations of Belgian color ring-marked gulls from 1999 until 2010, more
(Partly) included in:
PROJECT DATA: Integrated data from projects PODOI and Trophos (1997-2006), more

TROPHOS: Higher trophic levels in the Southern North Sea, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2004-05-10
Information last updated: 2010-11-05
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