Coastal wetlands of southern Gaspésie

Characterization of 42 wetlands of more than one hectare, on the southern coast of Gaspésie, from Pointe-à-la-Croix to Gaspé. Description of habitats, plant communities, special species, faunal aspects, eelgrass beds and anthropogenic disturbances. The field work was conducted from July to September 2001. The different types of environment studied were: 11 estuarine barachois, 8 lagoon barachois, 17 estuaries, 2 coastal wet grasslands and 4 coastal herbaceous meadows.

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Metadata Created March 2, 2020, 19:25 (UTC)
Metadata Updated March 11, 2020, 04:10 (UTC)
Temporal Extent Begin July 15, 2001
Temporal Extent End September 15, 2001
Reference Date(s) May 28, 2018 (Creation)
February 21, 2020 (Revision)

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Field Value
Ocean Variables Other
Scope dataset
Status completed
  • Date: 2018-05-28 Type: Creation
  • Date: 2020-02-21 Type: Revision
Maintenance Note
Point of Contact Name: Comité ZIP Baie-des-Chaleurs Affiliation: Comité ZIP Baie-des-Chaleurs Contact Info Email: infofoo(at) Role: Point of Contact
Responsible Party
  • Affiliation: Comité ZIP Gaspésie Role: Originator
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North Bounding Latitude 49.034752
South Bounding Latitude 47.9157161
East Bounding Longitude -63.9925202
West Bounding Longitude -66.8412593
Temportal Extent Begin: 2001-07-15 End: 2001-09-15
Vertical Extent
Default Locale French
Citation identifier Code: 17510f7f-e2d6-4d3d-b281-531bf796b33c