This data contains summaries at 0.1 deg of all suspected and confirmed oil pollution events reported to, or suspected by AMSA. Data on the date, geographic location, source type and ship type was provided by AMSA. This data was summarised over the entire time period (1970-2016) at 0.1 degree resolution and the count of the number of incidents produced.
Data was sourced from the National Environmental Science Program (NESP) Marine Biodiversity Hub
Australian Maritime Safety Authority (AMSA), Australian Government
Data was sent to Carolina J. Zagal in December, 2013, by Giovanna Lorenzin (firstname.lastname@example.org) of the Australian Maritime Safety Authority. No metadata record is associated with the data.
Data was sent to Ryan Downie in February 2016, Paul Irving.
WGS 84 reference system used.