Details of Periwinkle harvesting and collecting


Dataset identification

Title of datasetPeriwinkle harvesting and collecting
Narrative summary of datasetData depicts locations of edible periwinkles around the Irish coast and has been used as a proxy for "harvesting and collecting activity" in support of Marine Strategy Framework Directive article 8, 9 10 reporting.
Summary of processing methodologyData has been sourced from the Marine Irish Digital Atlas (MIDA).
Start date2009-01-03
End date2016-10-20

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameMarine Institute
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset
Organisation nameMarine Institute
Role of organisationPublisher

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Dataset formatshapefile
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0


Latitude north boundary56.015441492854
Longitude east boundary-4.5034367257269
Latitude south boundary51.005304219
Longitude west boundary-11.798358600727
Sea areaNorth Atlantic Ocean

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeArea Management/Designation
ParameterSpatial planning zone location

Process information

Submitting organisationMarine Institute
Submission identifier (UUID)052829e4-9bb4-47ff-9c22-92a00fb5eac2
Date of dataset creation2014-04-25
Date of metadata creation2022-05-20
Date of metadata latest revision2022-08-29
Date of publishing2022-08-31
Processing data centreCOGEA SRL, Business Management Consultants
Summary record-ID1107