EarthWorks Geospatial Catalog

Special Concern (Arctic, Least, and Common) Tern Foraging Areas

Description
This dataset represents foraging areas for three tern species (Common, Least, and Arctic, which are state-listed as species of special concern). The delineated foraging areas are the most important foraging areas, although tern foraging will extend greater distances.
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, Human Dimensions > Environmental Impacts > Conservation, marine spatial planning, MSP, ocean management, coastal zone management, ecosystem-based management, EBM, Common Tern, Least Tern, and Arctic Tern
Year
2009-01-01T01:01:01Z
Held by
MassGIS
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