Distribution Model: Summer presence-only habitat suitability of Dermochelys coriacea

Date(s) (Creation)
Custodian(s): CHARM consortium
Processor(s): Catherine McClellan
Affiliation(s) 1 : University of Exeter Centre for Ecology and Conservation
ID CHARM3SPOHSDC
Abstract Observations of live Dermochelys coriacea from different datasets collected in France and the United Kingdom were compiled to generate Maxent presence-only habitat suitability models in the CHARM3 study area. The data span from 2002 - 2011 and come from both dedicated and opportunistic surveys from land, sea, or air.
Keywords Distribution Model, Dermochelys coriacea Presence-only Habitat Suitability, habitat potentiel de presence de Dermochelys coriacea, World, Species distribution, Habitats and biotopes
Lineage Sightings records were contributed by: Marinelife and the Atlantic Research Coalition, the University of Exeter, the Sea Mammal Research Unit, the Marine Environmental Monitoring Programme, the Cornwall Wildlife Trust and Seaquest Southwest Programme, Wildfowl and Wetlands Trust Consulting, Marine Conservation International and the International Federation for Animal Welfare, La Rochelle Aquarium, the Association pour l'Etude et la Conservation des Sélaciens, and the Iroise Parc Naturel Marins.
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