Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease survey in the Turks and Caicos Islands

The dataset comprises areas that were surveyed for the presence and extent of Stony Coral Tissue Loss Disease (SCTLD) throughout the Turks & Caicos Islands, and the disease presence confirmed from 2019 to 2021.

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Last Updated October 28, 2021, 16:23 (UTC)
Created July 2, 2021, 08:17 (UTC)
Region TC
Language eng
Topic Category Environment; environmental resources, protection and conservation
Temporal Extent Start 2019-04-01
Temporal Extent End 2021-04-28
Dataset Reference Date 2021
Lineage Data has been created by conducting disease prevalence surveys along a 100m transect line. Other data was collected using the TCREEF SCTLD status report and available data from the AGRRA dashboard (available at:
West Longitude -72.47455
South Latitude 21.30581
East Longitude -71.14556
North Latitude 21.97035
Spatial Reference System WGS84
Responsible Organisation Name Department of Environment and Coastal Resources
Contact Mail Address;
Responsible Party Role resource provider, custodian, user, owner
Access Limitations Open access
Use Constraints Open
Data Format shape, excel, csv
Update Frequency not planned
Accuracy 1 metre
Resource Type Dataset
Metadata Date 19/05/2021
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details published