The WDPA User Manual provides information and guidance about the data held within the WDPA, including its history, how it is collected, managed and distributed, and how it should be interpreted and used for analyses and research. The Manual has been prepared for WDPA data providers and users. It is structured in 4 sections and includes 6 appendices.
The Protected Areas Working Group (PAWG) of the Pacific Islands Round Table for Nature Conservation recommended a forum to better connect a diverse range of people and their work relating to protected and conserved areas. To increase efficacy with respect to gaining momentum with communications and conservation work, the Pacific Islands Protected Area Portal (PIPAP) was launched.
A .cvs format of the data in the excel sheet for easier and immediate reading and interpretation.
Each value represents the number of dumping events observed on fishing vessels during the period 2003-2015
vegetation types within the mainland coastal region provinces
vegetation types for the provinces in the PNG highlands region
Data valid as of 09/04/2019
CVS version of the data in excel
Hydrothermal Vents tabular data - InterRidge Global Database of Active Submarine Hydrothermal Vent Fields
CSV file containing the global distribution of hydrothermal vent fields in WGS84 coordinate system.
CSV file containing species richness values and mapping parameters for marine species (with a probability of occurrence > 0.5) derived from AquaMaps. A total of 33,512 species were used in the generation of this file.
Coordinate system is WGS84 (ESPG 4326) with coordinates expressed in longitude and latitude.
Fields in this file are:
C-Square Code: unique identifier for grid
Longitude: longitude in decimal degrees
Latitude: latitude in decimal degrees
Species Count: number of species modeled at given point
Redlist Category for Kiribati
*cvs version of the data in excel*