Data

Data Sources

The data used in this atlas are publicly available, but (as of 2021) scattered over a variety of web locations.

Hydrography

 

  • Quality-controlled CitSci profiles used in these figures are available in a single spreadsheet for each year here at the Strait of Georgia datacentre.

 

 

Nutrients+Chlorophyll

  • CitSci Nutrient and Chlorophyll data used in these figures are available in a single spreadsheet for each year here at the Strait of Georgia datacentre.
  • Nutrient data from Fisheries and Oceans data are available through their archive at waterproperties.ca.

 

Harmful Algae

 

Zooplankton

  • The small amount of zooplankton data collected by the CitSci program is amalgamated with the IOS Zooplankton Database (version 9) maintained by the Plankton Ecology group at the Institute of Ocean Sciences, Fisheries and Oceans Canada. A version of this database, split into major taxa, is available at https://open.canada.ca/data/en/dataset/9447ecf8-a7f7-4904-8ab0-3c597c534c4b, more information about the database and contact information is available there.