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Data set name

Black Sea Oceanographic Data Base

Data holding centreDepartment of Marine Environmental & Information Technologie of the Marine Hydrophysical Institute of the Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences
CountryUkraine  Ukraine
ProjectBlack Sea Global Ocean Observing System(Black Sea GOOS); RESEARCH OF CHANGES OF CLIMATE IN THE OCEAN-ATMOSPHERE-LITHOSPHERE SYSTEM ON GLOBAL AND REGIONAL SCALES(OCEAN - CLIMATE); INVESTIGATION OF MARINE ECOSYSTEMS ON THE BASIS OF INTEGRATED USE OF SATELLITE REMOTE MEASUREMENTS AND MODELS(SATELLITE OCEANOLOGY); CREATION OF NEW MARINE INFORMATION SYSTEMS AND TECHNOLOGIES(SEA INFORMATICS); DEVELOPMENT OF NEW METHODS OF SATELLITE DRIFTER TECHNOLOGY(DRIFTER); DEVELOPMENT OF NEW METHODS OF GEO-ECOLOGICAL INVESTIGATIONS IN THE LAND-SEA CONJUGATION ZONE(GEOSYSTEM); PROVIDING OF RELIABLE CONTROL OF THE SEA CURRENTS(CURRENTS - MHI); CREATION OF COMPUTER INFORMATION AND ANALYTIC SYSTEM FOR THE NORTH-WEST BLACK SEA(INFO-RESOURCES); Creation of multidisciplinary oceanographic observation system of the Black Sea basin(OPERATIVE OCEANOGRAPHY)
Time period1890 - 2007
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Black Sea, Sea of Azov

Observations 
Parameters

Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column; Sea level; Atmospheric visibility and transparency; Air pressure; Air temperature; Cloud cover height and extent; Particulate inorganic carbon concentrations in the water column; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Wind strength and direction; Vertical velocity of the water column (currents); Dissolved metal concentrations in the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Secchi disk depth; Total dissolved inorganic carbon (TCO2) concentration in the water column; Dissolved inorganic nitrogen concentration in the water column; Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column; Temperature of the water column; Radioactivity in the water column

Instruments

Anemometers; sea level recorders; fluorometers; current meters; radiometers; CTD; water body temperature sensor; dissolved gas sensors; spectrophotometers

Description 
Summary

Data Holdings of MIST Dpt. for the Black Sea: All data of the cruises of MHI research vessels which were obtained in digital form or those which were digitized; Black Sea database, which is compiled from different national and international sources and which is the most complete database for this region; Copy of the oceanographic data set of the Soviet (Russian) NODC as for 1981; Full set of the databases of the CoMSBlack and NATO TU Black Sea Program international surveys in the Black Sea (1991-1995); Data on CD-ROM's from US NODC, the MEDATLAS CONSORTIUM, MEDAR/MEDATLAS II Project, BODC, MARIS WOCE Programme, Science for Peace Programme of NATO and other sources.

OriginatorsMarine Hydrophysical Institute
Data web sitehttp://www.nodc.org.ua
Availability 
OrganisationDepartment of Marine Environmental & Information Technologie of the Marine Hydrophysical Institute of the Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactAlexey Khaliulin
Address

Department of Marine Environmental & Information Technologie of the Marine Hydrophysical Institute of the Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences
2, Kapitanskaya str.
Sevastopol

99011
Ukraine

Telephone+380 692 545604
Facsimile+380 692 55 42 53
Emailkhaliulin.alexey@nodc.org.ua
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Hydrophysical Institute
Local identifier37001001
Global identifier1582
Last revised2009-03-16