|Data Set General Information:|
||knb-lter-mcr.5006.3 (in the knb Catalog System)
The Moorea Labeled Corals dataset is a subset of the MCR LTER packaged for computer vision research.
It contains 2055 images from three habitats IDs: fringing reef outer 10m and outer 17m, from 2008, 2009 and
2010. It also contains random point annotation (row, col,
label) for the nine most abundant labels, four non coral
labels: (1) Crustose Coralline Algae (CCA), (2) Turf algae, (3) Macroalgae and (4) Sand, and ﬁve coral genera:
(5) Acropora, (6) Pavona, (7) Montipora, (8) Pocillopora,
and (9) Porites. These nine classes account for 96% of
the annotations and total to almost 400,000 points.
These nine classes are the ones analyzed in (Beijbom, 2012);
less-abundant genera not treated in the automation are also present in the dataset.
These data were published in
Beijbom O., Edmunds P.J., Kline D.I., Mitchell G.B., Kriegman D., 'Automated Annotation of Coral Reef Survey Images',
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), Providence, Rhode Island, 2012.
These data are a subset of the raw data from which knb-lter-mcr.4 is derived.
This material is based upon work supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation under
Grant No. OCE 16-37396 (and earlier awards) as well as a generous gift from the Gordon and
Betty Moore Foundation. Research was completed under permits issued by the French Polynesian
Government (Délégation à la Recherche) and the Haut-commissariat de la République en
Polynésie Francaise (DTRT) (Protocole d'Accueil 2005-2018). This work represents a
contribution of the Moorea Coral Reef (MCR) LTER Site.
||Moorea Labeled Corals
|People and Organizations:|
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||Information Manager (Moorea Coral Reef LTER) [
||Moorea Coral Reef LTER
||Edmunds, Peter (Moorea Coral Reef LTER) [
||Moriarty, Vincent (Moorea Coral Reef LTER, Field Technician)
||Beijbom, Oscar (UCSD Computer Vision Laboratory, Graduate Student)
Data Set Citation
|How to cite this dataset:
Moorea Coral Reef LTER.
MCR LTER: Coral Reef: Computer Vision: Moorea Labeled Corals.
Key Words and Terms
||Automated image recognition, Computer Vision Laboratory, Demographics, Long-term Time Series, LTER, MCR, Moorea Coral Reef, Scleractinian Coral
|Institute, Organization, or Funding Agency
||California State University Northridge, Gordon and Betty Moore Foundation, NSF, Richard B. Gump South Pacific Research Station, University of California San Diego, University of California Santa Barbara
|NBII Biocomplexity Thesaurus
||Carbonate rocks, Coral Reefs, Corals, Lagoons, Marine environments, Polyps (organisms), Populations, Shallow water
|LTER Network Controlled Vocabulary
||communities, coral reefs, corals, habitats, marine
|LTER Core Research Area
|MCR Core Activity
||Time Series Program
|MCR Research Theme
||Ocean Acidification, Reef Resistance and Resilience
|MCR-LTER Working Group
||Population and Community Dynamics
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