Bird observations at Vikevatnet Norway
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Rannestad O T (2021): Bird observations at Vikevatnet Norway. v1.0. NaturRestaurering AS. Dataset/Samplingevent. https://ipt.gbif.no/resource?r=birdsvikevatnetnorway&v=1.0
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Samplingevent; bird observations; Vikevatnet; Norway; birds
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Area around the lake Vikevatnet in Harstad, Norway.
|Bounding Coordinates||South West [68.662, 16.496], North East [68.683, 16.55]|
Human observations of bird. All observations is identified to species level, and the number of individuals recorded throughout a day is recorded in three categories (1-5, 6-15 and >15 individuals).
|Start Date / End Date||2012-06-17 / 2012-06-18|
Human observation data of all birds spottet at Vikevatnet, Harstad, Norway from 17-18.6.2012. The observer walked along the outern edge of the lake recording number and species name of all observed birds.
|Title||Bird observations at Vikevatnet Norway|
|Study Area Description||Vikevatnet is a calcareous lake located in Harstad, Norway. The lake is a local hot spot for birds.|
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Human observations of birds. One person walked around the outer edge of the lake during daytime spotting for birds. For all birds spotted species name and count of each bird species was recorded.
|Study Extent||Data recorded along lake Vikevatnet, Harstad, Norway from 2012-06-17 to 2012-06-18.|
Method step description:
- Walk around the lake Observe birds Record species name and count individuals of each species
Detailed break down of the exact number of birds observed each day has been lost between time of recording (2012) and time of uploading data (2021).