Inshore Bottom Trawl Fishing Activity

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★★★☆☆  Structured data in open format (e.g. CSV)
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Score updated: 23/10/2017
Environment

The dataset indicates the location for bottom trawl fishing activity in Irish waters. Attributes when known include year, area, gear type, species, season, days per year (Days_Year), number of vessels (Vessels), vessel size (LOA_Max), gear units, classification, Area of polygon (Area_M2), and data type.

This dataset was created in support of the Natura 2000 risk assessment in 2013.

Please note that this dataset represents bottom trawl activity for vessels <15 metres length in Irish waters.

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Data Resources (6)

SHP
available as shp
CSV
available as CSV
KML
available as KML
WMS
available as WMS
XML
available as xml
JSON
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Additional Information

Title Inshore Bottom Trawl Fishing Activity
Description

The dataset indicates the location for bottom trawl fishing activity in Irish waters. Attributes when known include year, area, gear type, species, season, days per year (Days_Year), number of vessels (Vessels), vessel size (LOA_Max), gear units, classification, Area of polygon (Area_M2), and data type.

This dataset was created in support of the Natura 2000 risk assessment in 2013.

Please note that this dataset represents bottom trawl activity for vessels <15 metres length in Irish waters.

Contact Point name: Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Services
email: datarequests@marine.ie
phone: +353-91-387200
Keywords atlantic ocean, biology, bottom trawl, bottom trawling, celtic sea, environment, fish, fisheries management, fishery resource, fishing ground, geoscientificinformation, hydrosphere, inner seas off the west coast of scotland, inshore fisheries, inshore fishing, irish sea and st. georges channel, life science, north atlantic ocean, northeast atlantic ocean, oceans, resources, shellfish, species distribution, trawl, trawling
Theme Environment
Publisher Marine Institute
Issue Date 03 Apr 2014
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 20 Oct 2016
Publication Frequency not planned
Language eng
Landing Page http://atlas.marine.ie/arcgis/services/Fisheries/MapServer/WMSServer?REQUEST=GetMap&SERVICE=WMS&LAYERS=17&VERSION=1.3.0&FORMAT=image/png&CRS=CRS:84&BBOX=-11.5,50.5,-4,56.5&WIDTH=1000&HEIGHT=1000&STYLES=default
Geographic Coverage North: 55.437929, South: 51.442500, East: -5.830621, West: -10.390763
Vertical Extent Domain name: sea level, Min value: -100, Max value: -1
Lineage Polygons in dataset have either been digitised from expert and questionnaire data, or copied from previous Marine Institute survey data polygons. Polygons that have been digitised used reference base mapping layer 'Ireland' - OSi 1:50,000
Temporal Extent From: 2011-01-01 00:00, To: 2013-09-01 00:00
Spatial Reference System http://www.opengis.net/def/crs/EPSG/0/4326
Spatial Resolution 50000