Mapping Application for Penguin Populations and Projected Dynamics

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Welcome to MAPPPD, Version 3.0

Last updated: April 2, 2019

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The MAPPPD project aims to deliver open access penguin population data for the Antarctic continent, and occupancy probabilities for flying birds around the Antarctic Peninsula.

Check out our White Paper describing the MAPPPD application.

Our database currently contains 3743 records of colony counts from 117 sources and 662 sites around the Antarctic.

MAPPPD contains counts for these species:
Adélie 1434
Chinstrap 957
Gentoo 1112
Emperor 240

MAPPPD metadata can be viewed ON OUR METADATA PAGE

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