Visual Tracking data, tern species, Outer Ards SPA (2009 to 2011) 2011
This resource includes a series of spreadsheets which provide visual tracking data from Outer Ards Special Protection Area (SPA), for Arctic, common, and Sandwich terns. The data cover the breeding seasons between 2009 and 2011, including incubation and chick-rearing periods.
These data were collected as part of a wider JNCC marine SPA identification programme, in conjunction with the four country nature conservation bodies (CNCBs). The data were used to quantify usage of the marine environment by the four larger tern Sterna species around their breeding colony SPAs in the UK.
These data must be used in conjunction with JNCC Report 500: Quantifying usage of the marine environment by terns Sterna sp. around their breeding colony SPAs (Wilson et al. 2014).
Resource type NonGeographicDataset
Topic category Biota
Reference date 2011··
Data collected as part of a wider JNCC marine SPA identification programme, in conjunction with the four Statutory Nature Conservation Bodies.
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC owner
Limitations on public access As per Open Government Licence v3.0.
Use constraints Data must be used in conjunction with: Wilson, L.J., Black, J., Brewer, M.J., Potts, J.M., Kuepfer, A., Win, I., Kober, K., Bingham, C., Mavor, R. & Webb, A. 2014. Quantifying usage of the marine environment by terns Sterna sp. around their breeding colony SPAs, JNCC Report No. 500, JNCC, Peterborough, ISSN 0963-8091.
Metadata date 2023·11·17
Metadata point of contact
Digital and Data Solutions, JNCC
Temporal extent 2009·· 2011··