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General
Data set name

Israel Shelf Currents

Data holding centreIsrael Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR)
CountryIsrael  Israel
Time period1987 - ongoing
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Mediterranean shelf of Israel

Observations 
Parameters

Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents)

Description 
Summary

The database contains currents speed and direction, wind speed and direction, atmospheric pressure, water temperature, practical salinity measured along Israeli self at various positions.

OriginatorsIsrael Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR)
Israel Oceanographic and Limnological Research (IOLR)
Data web sitehttp://isramar.ocean.org.il/CurrentsBuoy/default.asp
Availability 
OrganisationIsrael Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr. Zvi Rosentroub (Scientist, Marine Physics Department)
Address

Israel Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR)
Tel-Shikmona P.O.B. 8030
Haifa

31080
Israel

Telephone972-4-8565248
Facsimile+974 4 8511911
Emailzvi@ocean.org.il
Administration 
Collating centreIsrael Marine Data Center (ISRAMAR)
Local identifier46001005
Global identifier1448
Last revised2009-03-15