EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Roseate Tern Breeding and Staging Sites

Description
The Roseate Tern is both a state and federally-listed endangered species. This dataset represents documented Roseate Tern breeding and staging (presence of 100 or more individuals) areas. The breeding and staging sites were identified and mapped by Massachusetts Division of Fisheries and Wildlife Natural Heritage and Endangered Species Program biologists and buffered 0.3 nautical miles.
Place(s)
Massachusetts, Gulf of Maine, Massachusetts Bay, Cape Cod Bay, Nantucket Sound, Vineyard Sound, Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts, Gulf of Maine, Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean, Ocean > Atlantic Ocean > North Atlantic Ocean > Gulf Of Maine, and Continent > North America > United States Of America > Massachusetts
Subject(s)
oceans, 014, biota, 002, Biological Classification > Animals/Vertebrates > Birds, Biosphere > Ecological Dynamics > Species/Population Interactions > Endangered Species, Human Dimensions > Environmental Impacts > Conservation, marine spatial planning, MSP, ocean management, coastal zone management, ecosystem-based management, EBM, and Roseate Tern
Year
2009-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
MassGIS
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