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General
Data set name

Suspended matter in Tagus estuary, Portugal (1981)

Data holding centrePGIRH/T, National Project for the Integrated Management of Water Resources of the Tagus Catchment
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time periodFrom June to December 1981
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Tejo (Tagus) estuary (western Portugal)

Observations 
Parameters

Salinity of the water column; River flow and discharge; Temperature of the water column; Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column

Instruments

Sea level recorders; salinity sensor; sediment settling tubes

Description 
Summary

Data collected to study the variability, at several places in the estuary, of the suspended matter, during a tidal cycle.

OriginatorsPGIRH/T, National Project for the Integrated Management of Water Resources of the Tagus Catchment
Availability 
OrganisationPGIRH/T, National Project for the Integrated Management of Water Resources of the Tagus Catchment
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactProject Director - Eng. Margarida Cardoso da Silva
Address

PGIRH/T, National Project for the Integrated Management of Water Resources of the Tagus Catchment
Rua Antero Quental, 44-6
Lisboa

1100
Portugal

Telephone+351 1 543544
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15029007
Global identifier2260
Last revised2009-10-30