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  • SBC LTER: Reef: Sightings of sea otters (Enhydra lutris) near Santa Barbara and Channel Islands, ongoing since 2007
  • Santa Barbara Coastal LTER
  • Reed, Daniel C
  • Harrer, Shannon
  • Nelson, J Clint
  • 2017-12-19
  • These data describe the number, location and activity or behavior of sea otters (Enhydra lutris) individuals observed along the Santa Barbara Coast and local Channel Islands, during SBC LTER field sampling. Observations began in 2007. Records are collected regularly at SBC core sites and opportunistically while research staff are underway or travelling between sites. Locations are included, but some latitudes and longitudes are approximate.
  • Geographic Coordinates
    • N: 34.400275, S: 34.400275, E: -119.7445915, W: -119.7445915
    • N: 34.471817, S: 34.471817, E: -120.1426165, W: -120.1426165
    • N: 34.05695, S: 34.05695, E: -119.7551, W: -119.7551
    • N: 34.46774988, S: 34.46774988, E: -120.11905, W: -120.11905
    • N: 34.05765, S: 34.05765, E: -119.7558833, W: -119.7558833
    • N: 34.45850533, S: 34.45850533, E: -120.33349, W: -120.33349
    • N: 34.05776667, S: 34.05776667, E: -119.7563, W: -119.7563
    • N: 34.3916319, S: 34.3916319, E: -119.5416933, W: -119.5416933
    • N: 34.05365, S: 34.05365, E: -119.7496333, W: -119.7496333
    • N: 34.05291667, S: 34.05291667, E: -119.7470333, W: -119.7470333
    • N: 34.4137165, S: 34.4137165, E: -119.8221, W: -119.8221
    • N: 34.05076667, S: 34.05076667, E: -119.7414167, W: -119.7414167
    • N: 34.402783, S: 34.402783, E: -119.85755, W: -119.85755
    • N: 34.05116667, S: 34.05116667, E: -119.7418167, W: -119.7418167
    • N: 34.3940708, S: 34.3940708, E: -119.72957, W: -119.72957
    • N: 34.05035, S: 34.05035, E: -119.7406333, W: -119.7406333
    • N: 34.4221216, S: 34.4221216, E: -119.95154, W: -119.95154
    • N: 34.05865, S: 34.05865, E: -119.75763, W: -119.75763
    • N: 34.0444, S: 34.0444, E: -119.7151333, W: -119.7151333
    • N: 34.0444335, S: 34.0444335, E: -119.71513, W: -119.71513
    • N: 34.04345, S: 34.04345, E: -119.7140833, W: -119.7140833
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  • doi:10.6073/pasta/3a4fc182f1f7e88846181e8bc9b06a24
  • https://pasta.lternet.edu/package/eml/knb-lter-sbc/61/5
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