O Tu Wharekai algae survey

Latest version published by The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA) on Aug 9, 2018 The National Institute of Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)

Periphyton samples were collected from 30 sites in the O Tu Wharekai conservation area (Ashburton Lakes) between February and April 2011. Basic water quality and habitat data were collected at the time of sample collection. The objective was to obtain baseline data on stream algae communities in the area, and to investigate whether there were correlations between habitat and composition.

Data Records

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GBIF Registration

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Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Cathy Kilroy
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NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Cathy Kilroy
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NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Who filled in the metadata:

Data Curator
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NIWA National Institute of Water & Atmospheric Research NZ

Geographic Coverage

Ashburton Lakes, Canterbury, South Island, New Zealand

Bounding Coordinates South West [-43.639, 170.867], North East [-43.437, 171.275]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2011-02-08 / 2011-04-27

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers 60b0775d-7564-4fe3-bad2-94b2b11a0adc
https://gbifipt.niwa.co.nz/resource?r=o_tu_wharekai_algae