There are many programs that have been written for various research projects. Many of the programs were written in Microsoft Visual Basic 5.0 Professional and will run on Windows 95/98/NT/2000/XP.

Name Author Description

CruzPlot

Tim Gerrodette An S-Plus Utility Mapping Program using the intranet connection to the coastline resource.
Instructions (PDF)

GeoArea

-for PC only-

 Tim Gerrodette

Jay Barlow

GeoArea is a DOS/Windows program to calculate/estimate the geographic area enclosed by a user-specified closed polygon (described by vertices with latitude/longitude coordinate pairs expressed in decimal degrees). Information about the program is contained in the documentation file and within the comments in the Fortran source code.

GroupSize

-for PC only-

(Archived)

Robert Holland A program to simulate dolphin sighting estimates with small groups of ovals moving across the screen. The ovals can appear and disappear at fixed/random intervals using predefined data files. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program. This program will only run on Windows 95/98/ME
Instructions (PDF)

SeeBird

-for PC only-

Lisa Ballance A program to gather Seabird sightings during ship transects. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program. This program will run on Windows XP/Vista/7

Sperm Count

-for PC only-

Robert Holland A program to gather Sperm Whale sightings during ship transects. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program.  This program will run on Windows XP/Vista/7

Trends

Tim Gerrodette TRENDS is a program designed to carry out a power analysis of linear regression in the context of monitoring populations in wildlife studies.

WinCruz-(ETP)

WinCruz- (Antarctic)

-for PC only-

Robert Holland A program to gather marine mammal sighting data during ship transects. Data can be collected during on/off effort transects. There are two main windows: Graph and Data. The graph window will show the sightings in relation to the bow of the ship using a GPS. The data window is where the operator enters all data. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program. This program will run on Windows XP/Vista/7
Instructions (PDF)

WinDACS

-for PC only-

(Archived)

Robert Holland WinDACS = Windows Data Acquisition System. A program to collect oceanographic data real-time during ship transects. It can gather seawater temperature/conductivity/salinity, GPS location, and Analog-to-Digital (A/D) chlorophyll data from a Turner Fluorometer. A graph shows the current cruise track of the ship as well as a temperature/salinity profile. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program. This program will only run on Windows 95/98/ME
Instructions (PDF)

WinTrak

-for PC only-

(Archived)

Robert Holland A program to help design cruise tracks. Cruise tracks can be for multiple ships and multiple legs. Also you can specify a Cruise Area boundary as well as Strata areas within the Cruise Area boundary. A separate window can show the area coverage within each stratum. Please contact the author for information on obtaining this program. This program will only run on Windows 95/98/ME

 

External Software Links

  • MONITOR:The previous link is a link to a non-Federal government web site. Click to review the NOAA Fisheries disclaimer. A program to estimate the statistical power of monitoring populations.
  • DISTANCE:The previous link is a link to a non-Federal government web site. Click to review the NOAA Fisheries disclaimer. Software for estimating abundance from line- and point-transect data.