Explore Your Shore

Category: Environment
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Marine Species Records submitted to the National Biodiversity Data Centre’s Citizen Science Portal from 01/01/2019 onwards

Geographic Coverage: The island of Ireland

Temporal Coverage: 2019 onwards, although some older records are also included

Species Groups recorded: bacterium, horseshoe worm (Phoronida), bony fish (Actinopterygii), comb jelly (Ctenophora), jawless fish (Agnatha), lichen, insect - beetle (Coleoptera), alga, flatworm (Turbellaria), cartilagenous fish (Chondricht, echinoderm, sponge (Porifera), peanut worm (Sipuncula), crustacean, tunicate (Urochordata), annelid, marine mammal, mollusc, bryozoan, ribbon worm (Nemertinea), flowering plant, coelenterate (=cnidarian), reptile, springtail (Collembola), fungus

Dataset Status: Ongoing

Data Resources (3)

available as html
available as CSV
Organisation Home Page
Theme Environment
Date released 2023-06-20
Date updated 2023-06-21
Dataset conforms to these standards 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.
Rights notes ['Creative Commons licence conditions apply', 'https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/', 'otherRestrictions']
Language English
Landing page http://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/305
Geographic coverage in GeoJSON format {"type":"Polygon","coordinates":[[[-10.514217, 51.3558172],[-10.514217, 55.38289635], [-4.68765075, 55.38289635], [-4.68765075, 51.3558172], [-10.514217, 51.3558172]]]}
Spatial Reference Systems (SRS) TM75 / Irish Grid (EPSG:29903)
Vertical Extent {"verticalDomainName": "EPSG Projection 5731 - Malin Head height", "minVerticalExtent": "0", "maxVerticalExtent": "0"}
Provenance information All the data was validated based on submitted photographs or verbal descriptions. In some limited cases recorder bona fides was accepted for validation purposes Data Capture Method: Data collected by different survey methods, but principally by direct field observation Data Capture Purpose: Data submitted to the National Biodiversity Data Centre’s Explore Your Shore project plus other marine data records submitted to the National Biodiversity Data Centre’s Citizen Science Portal from 2019 onwards Original Format: Excel
Period of time covered (begin) 1989-01-01
Period of time covered (end) 2023-12-31