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LifeWatch observatory data: passive acoustic network (CPOD) for Cetacean detection
Citation
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ), Belgium (2015): LifeWatch observatory data: passive acoustic network (CPOD) for Cetacean detection
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Archived data
Availability: Creative Commons License This dataset is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License.

Description
The development of a permanent network of C-PODs in the BPNS, as part of the marine LifeWatch observatory, started in 2014. 10 C-PODs are moored on the seafloor across the Belgian part of the North Sea. The C-POD register passively the echolocation of harbour porpoise (Phocoena phocoena).

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Mammals
Keywords:
Data, Marine Genomics, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), Phocoena phocoena (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) Stations [Marine Regions]
bpns-Wenduinebank West
Coordinates: X: 2,8126; Y: 51,2872 [Lat/long]
bpns-VG2
Coordinates: X: 2,802; Y: 51,4325 [Lat/long]
bpns-WK12
Coordinates: X: 3,107; Y: 51,4612 [Lat/long]
bpns-D1
Coordinates: X: 2,6432; Y: 51,2325 [Lat/long]
bpns-Birkenfels
Coordinates: X: 2,5338; Y: 51,6493 [Lat/long]
bpns-Oostdyck West
Coordinates: X: 2,4387; Y: 51,2858 [Lat/long]
Lottobuoy
Coordinates: X: 2,9833; Y: 51,5667 [Lat/long]
Reefballs_cpower
Coordinates: X: 2,8126; Y: 51,7044 [Lat/long]
bpns_Oostendebank Oost
Coordinates: X: 2,8653; Y: 51,2892 [Lat/long]
bpns-Gootebank
Coordinates: X: 2,8787; Y: 51,4492 [Lat/long]
bpns_Reefballs Belwind
Coordinates: X: 2,8126; Y: 51,7044 [Lat/long]
L S T 420
Coordinates: X: 2,6778; Y: 51,2575 [Lat/long]
WK9
Coordinates: X: 3,102; Y: 51,4553 [Lat/long]
bpns_Oostendebank Oost
Coordinates: X: 2,8653; Y: 51,2892 [Lat/long]
Reefballs_cpower
Coordinates: X: 2,8653; Y: 51,7044 [Lat/long]

Temporal coverage
From 2014 on [In Progress]
Quasi continuous (< 1 min.)

Taxonomic coverage
Phocoena phocoena (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

Contributors
Vlaams Instituut voor de Zee (VLIZ), moredata creatordata manager

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Sensor platform
Metadatarecord created: 2017-01-03
Information last updated: 2020-05-26
All data in the Integrated Marine Information System (IMIS) is subject to the VLIZ privacy policy