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Original Data Basin Creation Date
2010-05-19 06:13:20
Original Data Basin Modified Date
2010-05-19 06:14:21

Summary

This dataset represents the National Estuarine Research Reserves in the United States, created by compiling many reserve-level datasets obtained by the Conservation Biology Institute from the National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS). Units in the NERRS are used to "identify and track short-term variability and long-term changes in the integrity and biodiversity of representative estuarine ecosystems and coastal watersheds for the purpose of contributing to effective national, regional and site specific coastal zone management." (http://cdmo.baruch.sc.edu/overview.html) The reserve boundaries were generally mapped independently by each reserve in the system, and thus are not necessarily comparable in terms of spatial accuracy. [...]

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Conservation Biology Institute
Harvested on Fri May 23 09:42:56 MDT 2014 from Data Basin Service

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UniqueKey Data Basin 39b66e26a9b94f9fb5f21ff34a72ad12

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