Atlas of Irish Groundfish Trawl Surveys

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The purpose of the atlas is to communicate the key results from the Irish Groundfish Survey programme which is carried out annually in the waters around Ireland, and the Deepwater Survey programme conducted 2006-2009. Data is presented in a concise, visual and non technical format and provides an overview of the distribution and abundance of adult and juvenile fish species in Irish waters. Atlas is aimed at those involved in fisheries, environmental policy and management, the fishing industry, environmental Non Government Organisations (NGOs), scientists and the general public. More technical details on the data and analysis is described within the Atlas. Quality information is available in the full metadata lineage.

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Title Atlas of Irish Groundfish Trawl Surveys
Description

The purpose of the atlas is to communicate the key results from the Irish Groundfish Survey programme which is carried out annually in the waters around Ireland, and the Deepwater Survey programme conducted 2006-2009. Data is presented in a concise, visual and non technical format and provides an overview of the distribution and abundance of adult and juvenile fish species in Irish waters. Atlas is aimed at those involved in fisheries, environmental policy and management, the fishing industry, environmental Non Government Organisations (NGOs), scientists and the general public. More technical details on the data and analysis is described within the Atlas. Quality information is available in the full metadata lineage.

Contact Point name: Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Services
email: datarequests@marine.ie
phone: +353-91-387200
Keywords atlantic cod, atlantic ocean, biology, blue whiting, boarfish, celtic sea, environment, european plaice, fish, fish stock, fisheries management, fishery resource, fishing, fishing ground, geoscientificinformation, groundfish survey, haddock, hake, herring, horse mackerel, hydrosphere, irish sea and st. george's channel, life science, mackerel, megrim, monkfish, north atlantic ocean, north-east atlantic ocean, oceans, species distribution, sprat
Theme Environment
Publisher Marine Institute
Issue Date 0:0 31/1/2012
Conforms To The INSPIRE Directive or INSPIRE lays down a general framework for a Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI) for the purposes of European Community environmental policies and policies or activities which may have an impact on the environment.
Last Modification Date 10:58 12/10/2016
Publication Frequency unknown
Language eng
Landing Page http://data.marine.ie/Dataset/Details/20923
Geographic Coverage North: 60.1, South: 48.1, East: -3.1, West: -16.1
Vertical Extent Domain name: sea level, Min value: -3000, Max value: -1
Lineage Every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of the material contained in this publication. Neither the Marine Institute nor the authors accept any responsibility whatsoever for loss or damage occasioned, or claimed to have been occasioned, in part or in full as a consequence of any person acting or refraining from acting, as a result of a matter contained in this publication. All or part of this publication may be reproduced without further permission, provided the source is acknowledged.
Temporal Extent From: 2005-03-01 00:00, To: 2011-12-31 00:00
Spatial Reference System http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/EPSG/0/4326
Spatial Resolution 50000