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Dutch Centre For Field Ornithology (SOVON) - Colony Bird register - metadata

Latest version published by Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology (Sovon) on Jul 14, 2017 Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology (Sovon)

Survey of colony-breeding birds at colony level For 17 colony species 100% coverage is aimed for. Fieldwork is mainly carried out by volonteer ornithologists.

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 13,489 records.

This IPT archives the data and thus serves as the data repository. The data and resource metadata are available for download in the downloads section. The versions table lists other versions of the resource that have been made publicly available and allows tracking changes made to the resource over time.

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Versions

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Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology (Sovon). This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

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Keywords

Occurrence; colony; breeding birds; metadata

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Joost Van Bruggen
Coordinator
Sovon Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology Toernooiveld 1 6525 ED Nijmegen NL

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Joost Van Bruggen
Coordinator
Sovon Dutch Centre for Field Ornithology Toernooiveld 1 6525 ED Nijmegen NL

Who filled in the metadata:

Lara Marx

Who else was associated with the resource:

User
Lara Marx

Geographic Coverage

The Netherlands

Bounding Coordinates South West [50.7, 3.3], North East [53.7, 7.3]

Taxonomic Coverage

Colony-breeding birds

Class  Avis (Vogels)

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1990-01-01 / 2016-01-01

Sampling Methods

In the majority of count the number of occupied nests is recorded during the breeding season

Study Extent The Netherlands, 1990-2016. In colonial birds nearly the entire Dutch breeding population is covered annually
Quality Control The data are submitted online and routinely checked for unusual numbers. at the end of the season coordinators check for duplicate counts and unusual numbers.

Method step description:

  1. 1. fieldwork 2. online data entry 3. validation

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers https://ipt.sovon.nl/resource?r=kolmeta