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General
Data set name

Hub monitoring with 2 echosounders in Ofoten 2002 -

Data holding centreInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
CountryNorway  Norway
Time periodFrom 2002, ongoing. Sampling-frequency: Continuous all year (0.5 - 5 sec.).
OngoingYes
Geographical area

2 stationary echosounders placed at the bottom at the approach to the Ofotfjord.

Observations 
Parameters

Fish non taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Fish behaviour; Acoustic backscatter in the water column

Instruments

Acoustic backscatter sensors

Description 
Summary

Stationary data for the study of herring imigrating and emigrating to/from a fjord. Vertical resolution: 8 cm

OriginatorsInstitute of Marine Research
Data web sitehttp://www.imr.no/aktiviteter/forskningsgrupper/observasjonsmetodikk/projects/hub
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactNot supplied (Enquiries Officer)
Address

Institute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
Nordnesgaten 50 Postboks 1870 Nordnes
Bergen

N-5817
Norway

Telephone+47 55 23 85 00
Facsimile+47-55238584
Emailnmd@imr.no, nod@imr.no
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
Local identifier17001031
Global identifier1514
Last revised2009-01-29