ESG REGIME Project

Retrospective data on Fish, Birds, Mammals (B68). See also the B68 progress report and the Bering Sea Project Homepage, but note these data have little to do with Litzow and Mueter (2009).

Original Files

The main file (B68_Retrospective_data_09-20-2009.xls) has 4 sheets; Info-annual, Annual-data, Info-monthly, and Monthly-data. The info sheets provide information on the variables and the data sheets provide the data. The 2 versions of the metadata Paragraph Metadata and Q & A Metadata provide some bigger picture information.

The Annual Data

There are 110 records (1900 - 2009) and 151 variables (7 variables have no data). The main data file is annual.csv (note -9999 is the missing value code). The variable names are listed in annual.var. The variable are defined in annual.txt. There is a simple summary in annual.sum.

The Monthly Data

There are 1312 records (JAN 1900 - APR 2009) and 21 variables. The main data file is monthly.csv (note -9999 is the missing value code). The variable names are listed in monthly.var. The variable are defined in monthly.txt. There is a simple summary in monthly.sum.
2010 FEB 16, last updated on 2010 FEB 17
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