The data contained in the Half-Degree Cell Authority File (HCAF)
available here is a compilation of freely available data from the
sources listed in the accompanying metadata file. Some data has been
processed or modified for use by AquaMaps, and these changes
have been recorded in the metadata file.
The AquaMaps team and their collaborators have obtained data from
sources believed to be reliable and have made every reasonable effort
to ensure its accuracy. They cannot assume responsibility for
errors and omissions in the data nor in the documentation accompanying it.
The designations employed and the presentation of material do not
imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever by the AquaMaps team
and their collaborators concerning the legal or constitutional status
of any country, territory, city; the area of its authorities; or the
delineation of its frontiers or boundaries.
The AquaMaps team and their collaborators will not be held responsible
for any consequence from the use or misuse of these data by any
organisation or individual.
Kesner-Reyes, K., Segschneider, J., Garilao, C., Schneider, B., Rius-Barile, J., Kaschner, K., & Froese, R. (2019, October).
AquaMaps Environmental Dataset: Half-Degree Cells Authority File (HCAF ver.7, 10/2019).
Retrieved from https://www.aquamaps.org/main/envt_data.php.
Contact Kathleen Reyes for more details.
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