Bird Survey, Inyo County, CA

Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Tom and Jo Heindel
Title: Bird Survey, Inyo County, CA
Description:
Abstract:
This dataset contains bird sightings for Inyo County compiled by amateur bird watchers from 1972-1978 and 1989 to the present. Cumulative sightings grouped by species and date are available in digitial form. Data for specific locations are available in paper form, organized by date.
Purpose:
For use to track individual species of birds or sightings for a specific time period and location in Inyo County.
Time_Period_of_Content:
Time_Period_Information:
Range_of_Dates/Times:
Beginning_Date: 1972
Ending_Date: Present
Currentness_Reference: Observed
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: Continually
Spatial_Domain:
Geographic_extent: Inyo County Bounding_Coordinates
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Theme_Keyword: avian
Theme_Keyword: birds
Theme_Keyword: sightings
Theme_Keyword: Migratory
Theme_Keyword: Nest sites
Theme_Keyword: Wildlife
Theme_Keyword: ornithology
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: None
Place_Keyword: Inyo County
Place_Keyword: Eastern Sierra
Place_Keyword: Death Valley
Place_Keyword: Saline Valley
Place_Keyword: Panamint Valley
Place_Keyword: Eureka Valley
Place_Keyword: Deep Springs Valley
Place_Keyword: Owens Valley
Place_Keyword: White Mountains
Place_Keyword: Inyo Mountains
Place_Keyword: Sierra Nevada
Taxonomy:
Taxonomic_Keywords: Aves
Taxonomic_Keywords: Animals
Taxonomic_Keywords: Multiple Species
Taxonomic_Keywords: Vertebrates
Taxonomic_Keywords: Birds
Access_Constraints: none
Use_Constraints: none
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: Tom Heindel
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
City: Big Pine
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 93513
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone:
760/938-2764 99.10.8 Internet Address: tjheindel@qnet.com

Data_Quality_Information:
Logical_Consistency_Report: none
Completeness_Report: none

Spatial_Data_Organization_Information:
Indirect_Spatial_Reference:
Spatial references available in paper files cross-referenced to a digital spreadsheet containing species and date. Locations described as distance and direction from landmarks (road intersections, landscape features, etc.).

Spatial_Reference_Information:

Entity_and_Attribute_Information:
Overview_Description:
Entity_and_Attribute_Overview:
Paper data sheets, sorted by date, contain location, date and time, weather conditions, and species observed. A digital spreadsheet contains bird sightings for each species organized by date.

Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: Tom Heindel
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
City: Big Pine
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 93513
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone:
760/938-2764 99.10.8 Internet Address: tjheindel@qnet.com
Distribution_Liability:
No warranty, expressed or implied is made regarding the accuracy or utility of the data described and/or contained herein, nor shall the act of distribution constitute any such warranty. This disclaimer applies both to individual use of the data and aggregate use with other data. It is strongly recommended that careful attention be paid to the contents of the metadata file associated with these data. The Eastern Sierra Geospatial Data Clearinghouse/U.C. White Mountain Research Station shall not be held liable for improper or incorrect use of these data.

Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 19980708
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: White Mountain Research Station
Contact_Person: Daniel Pritchett
Contact_Position: Data Manager
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
City: Bishop
State_or_Province: California
Postal_Code: 93514
Country: USA
Address: 3000 E. Line St.
Contact_Voice_Telephone: (760) 872-9213
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone:
(760 873-7830 99.10.8 Internet Address: clrnghse@wmrs.edu
Metadata_Standard_Name:
Content Standards for National Biological Information Infrastructure Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version:
NBII Draft of December 1995, Based FGDC of June 8, 1994

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