Mapping Application for Penguin Populations and Projected Dynamics

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Welcome to MAPPPD, Version 2.1

Last updated: July 24, 2017

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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 3617 records of colony counts from 108 sources and 661 sites around the Antarctic.

MAPPPD contains counts for these species:
Adélie 1424
Chinstrap 928
Gentoo 1032
Emperor 233

MAPPPD metadata can be viewed ON OUR METADATA PAGE

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