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General
Data set name

Oceanographic data of the Rhodos Island coastal area (1980-2000)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hydrobiological Station of Rhodos (HCMR/HSR)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time period1980 - 2000
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Coastal waters around the Rhodos Island

Observations 
Parameters

Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies; Mineralogical composition; Phytoplankton generic biomass in water bodies; Wind strength and direction; Wave direction; Lithology; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phytoplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Temperature of the water column; Wave height and period statistics; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zooplankton taxonomy-related biomass expressed as carbon per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers; sediment grabs

Description 
Summary

A variety of data has been collected within the framework of various research projects carried out in the eastern Mediterranean region with particular emphasis on the near-shore coastal areas of Rhodos Island

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hydrobiological Station of Rhodos (HCMR/HSR)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hydrobiological Station of Rhodos (HCMR/HSR)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactDr A. Sioulas
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hydrobiological Station of Rhodos (HCMR/HSR)
Cos St.
Rhodes

85100
Greece

Telephone+30-22410-27308, ...78320
Facsimile+30-22410-78321
Emailinfo@hsr-ncmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6006001
Global identifier1216
Last revised2015-03-20