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Marsabit Ecosystem Inventory Surveys 2014

Latest version published by Kenya Wildlife Service on Nov 16, 2018 Kenya Wildlife Service

Marsabit Ecosystem Inventory surveys in 2014 was conducted to determine species richness in the ecosystem

Data Records

The data in this occurrence resource has been published as a Darwin Core Archive (DwC-A), which is a standardized format for sharing biodiversity data as a set of one or more data tables. The core data table contains 444 records.

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Versions

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Mukeka J, Hongo P (2018): Marsabit Ecosystem Inventory Surveys 2014. v1.3. Kenya Wildlife Service. Dataset/Occurrence. http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=marsabit&v=1.3

Rights

Researchers should respect the following rights statement:

The publisher and rights holder of this work is Kenya Wildlife Service. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution (CC-BY) 4.0 License.

GBIF Registration

This resource has been registered with GBIF, and assigned the following GBIF UUID: a4b78c0c-97ef-47b6-acfa-6b3a6c9a0cce.  Kenya Wildlife Service publishes this resource, and is itself registered in GBIF as a data publisher endorsed by Participant Node Managers Committee.

Keywords

Occurrence; Observation

Contacts

Who created the resource:

Joseph Mukeka
SS-GIS and Database
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE
Peter Hongo
Senior GIS Technician
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Patrick Omondi
Director- Biodiversity Research and Planning
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE
Joseph Mukeka
SS-GIS and Database
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE

Who filled in the metadata:

Peter Hongo
Senior GIS Officer
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE

Who else was associated with the resource:

Point Of Contact
Patrick Omondi
Director - Biodiversity Research and Monitoring
Kenya Wildlife Service P. O. Box 40241 00100 Nairobi Nairobi KE

Geographic Coverage

Republic of Kenya

Bounding Coordinates South West [-5, 34], North East [5, 42]

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 2014-05-30 / 2014-10-30

Project Data

Marsabit Ecosystem Inventory Surveys covered the observation of the following Mammalia,Amphibia, Insecta, Aves and Reptilia.

Title Marsabit Ecosystem Inventory Surveys
Identifier BID-AF2015-0035-NAC
Funding Kenya Government and its partners Dataset publication funded by GBIF, BID-AF2015-0035-NAC.
Study Area Description Marsabit Ecosystem
Design Description Many conservation organizations such as National Museums of Kenya and Nature Kenya were involved in the surveys

The personnel involved in the project:

User
Israel Makau

Sampling Methods

Transects were used in data acquisition

Study Extent Marsabit Ecosystem
Quality Control Data processing was carried out by the GIS team

Method step description:

  1. The exercise will be carried out again after three years depending on the availability of funds

Additional Metadata

Purpose To determine biodiversity richness within Marsabit Ecosystem.
Alternative Identifiers a4b78c0c-97ef-47b6-acfa-6b3a6c9a0cce
http://ipt.vertnet.org:8080/ipt/resource?r=marsabit