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AAT_ABBBS: Australian Antarctic Territory bird banding records
Watts DJ (2008). SAustralian Antarctic Territory bird banding records (AAT_ABBBS).

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The Australian Government under the auspices of the Australian Bird and Bat Banding Scheme (ABBBS) manages the collation of information on threatened and migratory bird and bat species. The information provided spans from 1953 to the present, and contains over 2 million records. This set comprises records of banding and recovery in the Australian Antarctic territory. Records are also included if the bird was recovered or banded outside this region. The ABBBS site is at

Biology > Birds
Marine/Coastal, Terrestrial, Birds, Recovery, PS, Southern Ocean, Aves

Geographical coverage
PS, Southern Ocean [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 27 March 1954 on [Completed]

Taxonomic coverage
Aves [WoRMS]

Presence of biota

Australian Antarctic Division (AAD), moredata manager

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Published in:
AntOBIS: Antarctic Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2008-12-16
Information last updated: 2013-07-26
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