Baixo Sabor: Aquatic and Riparian Birds - Construction and Reservoir Filling Phases [2010-2014]

The dataset contains records of aquatic and riparian birds (Aves) collected in the lower valley of River Sabor (NE Portugal), in the scope of the long-term Ecological Monitoring Program (PME) of the Baixo Sabor Hydroelectric Dams (AHBS), promoted by EDP – Energias de Portugal, S.A. This dataset includes results of surveys made in and around the area affected by the dam, from February 2010 to September 2014. Sampling was performed in selected points distributed along the lower Sabor river valley, from the river mouth up to 42 km upstream. The presence and identity of birds were assessed by visual and/or acoustic observation with binoculars and/or telescope. The records include taxa identified at the species or genus levels.

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Publisher CIBIO-InBIO, Research Centre in BIodiversity and Genetic Resources, University of Porto
Contributor DEIMS-SDR Site and Dataset registry
Publication Year 2020
Rights No conditions apply to access and use; Formal acknowledgement of the dataset providers public access limited according to Article 13(1)(g) of the INSPIRE Directive
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Language English
Format File for download
Discipline Environmental Monitoring
Spatial Coverage (-7.191W, 41.110S, -6.465E, 41.597N)
Temporal Coverage Begin 2010-02-13T00:00:00Z
Temporal Coverage End 2014-09-10T00:00:00Z