Data Set ID:
ELOKA001

Baffin Bay Region Narwhal Research, Version 1

This data set highlights the research conducted by the Narwhal Tusk Research Project in Baffin Bay, between Canada and Greenland. Content includes laboratory and field studies directly investigating the physical and dental properties of the narwhal tusk, narwhal behavior, and an examination of the field expeditions and collected interviews from Inuit community members.

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Parameter(s):
  • Animals/Vertebrates > Mammals > Cetaceans > CETACEANS
  • Animals/Vertebrates > Mammals > Cetaceans > Toothed Whales > TOOTHED WHALES
Data Format(s):
  • HTML
Spatial Coverage:
N: 76.32567, 
S: 62.69456, 
E: -51.37068, 
W: -85.24028
Platform(s):Not specified
Spatial Resolution:Not SpecifiedSensor(s):Not specified
Temporal Coverage:
  • 1 January 2001 to 30 June 2006
Version(s):V1
Temporal ResolutionNot specifiedMetadata XML:View Metadata Record
Data Contributor(s):Martin Nweeia

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As a condition of using these data, you must cite the use of this data set using the following citation. For more information, see our Use and Copyright Web page.

Nweeia, M. 2012. Baffin Bay Region Narwhal Research, Version 1. [Indicate subset used]. Boulder, Colorado USA. NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center. doi: https://doi.org/10.7265/N5KW5CZX. [Date Accessed].
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