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General
Data set name

Presistent organic pollutants in Norwegian marine fauna, flora and sediments, from Skagerrack to the Barents Sea, 1990-

Data holding centreInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
CountryNorway  Norway
Time periodFrom 1990, ongoing. Sampling-frequency: Variable.
OngoingYes
Geographical area

From Skagerrak to the Barents Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Concentration of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) in biota; Concentration of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in biota

Instruments

Gas chromatographs; gas chromatograph mass spectrometers

Description 
Summary

Presistent organic pollutants in tissue in marine organisms and ocean sediments are collected to monitor organic pollutants in Norwegian marine fauna.

OriginatorsInstitute of Marine Research
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 identifier17001032
Global identifier1515
Last revised2009-01-29