European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

Albanian Coastal Hydrometeorological Data

Data holding centrePolytechnic University of Tirana - Institute of GeoSciences, Energy, Water and Environment
CountryAlbania  Albania
ProjectMarine Monitoring in the Coastal Zone of Albania(MCA -07)
Time period1950 - 2007
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Albanian coastal zone

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Precipitation and evaporation; Wind strength and direction; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Anemometers; sea level recorders; precipitation samplers; salinity sensor

Description 
Summary

The monitoring network of coastal observations is composed by 4 stations in the coastline and 2 stations in the main lagoons of the country. In these stations the main hydrometeorological elements are observed as the tide, temperature, salinity, wind, atmospheric pressure, rainfall etc.

OriginatorsInstitute of Hydrometeorology, Department of Hydrology
Availability 
OrganisationPolytechnic University of Tirana - Institute of GeoSciences, Energy, Water and Environment
AvailabilityOrganisation; by negotiation
ContactDr.Fatos Hoxhaj (Head of the Department for Water Management)
Address

Polytechnic University of Tirana - Institute of GeoSciences, Energy, Water and Environment
Rr. "Don Bosko", 60, Tirane, Albania
Tirana


Albania

Telephone+355 4 2222439
Facsimile+355 4 236 416
Emailhoxhajf@icc-al.org
Administration 
Collating centrePolytechnic University of Tirana - Institute of GeoSciences, Energy, Water and Environment
Local identifier49001001
Global identifier2041
Last revised2010-05-04