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Choose a Data Collection
Beach Watch (live birds and mammals)
Beach Watch (dead birds and mammals)
Choose a Species
Choose a date range (default is year-round)


Aggregate data across selected date(s)?
Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary - Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association Beach Watch Online: Explore! Beach Watch Data Mapping Tool

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The Beach Watch shoreline monitoring program is a public-private partnership of the Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and the Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association. Gulf of the Farallones National Marine Sanctuary and Farallones Marine Sanctuary Association staff needs to be credited in any works in which the Beach Watch data are used. If you are interested in using the data in a publication, please contact Kirsten Lindquist at klindquist@farallones.org. To query the Beach Watch data set visit http://www.farallones.org/BeachData/BeachWatchData.php. For additional data requests or to develop a research collaboration with Beach Watch contact Kirsten Lindquist at klindquist@farallones.org.

INSTRUCTIONS: Choose a data source and the time period you are interested in, then choose a species. The map will redraw, indicating locations where the selected species was found. You can click on a point to get more information about it, or click within the polygons to get density estimates within the shaded National Marine Sanctuary boundaries.