Turtle, Leatherback - Critical Habitat GIS Data

This data set depicts designated critical habitat for the leatherback sea turtle (Dermochelys coriacea) in California, Oregon, and Washington as designated by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Marine Fisheries Service, under the Endangered Species Act. This data set is meant as a general locational reference for these designated areas. Please refer to the Federal Register Notice titled "Endangered and Threatened Species: Final Rule to Revise the Critical Habitat Designation for the Endangered Leatherback Sea Turtle" (Vol. 77, No. 17, Page 4170, January 26, 2012) for details and the legal definition.

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Last Updated August 6, 2019, 06:04
Created August 6, 2019, 06:04
access_constraints ["Access Constraints: None | Use Constraints: No warranty, expressed or implied is made and no liability is assumed by NOAA Fisheries as to the positional or attribute accuracy of the data. The act of distribution shall not constitute any such warranty and no responsibility is assumed by the U.S. Government in the use of these files. | Distribution Liability: No warranty, expressed or implied is made and no liability is assumed by NOAA Fisheries as to the positional or attribute accuracy of the data. The act of distribution shall not constitute any such warranty and no responsibility is assumed by the U.S. Government in the use of these files."]
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licence ["NOAA provides no warranty, nor accepts any liability occurring from any incomplete, incorrect, or misleading data, or from any incorrect, incomplete, or misleading use of the data. It is the responsibility of the user to determine whether or not the data is suitable for the intended purpose."]
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