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General
Data set name

Sardine recruitment along the Portuguese continental coast

Data holding centreNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
CountryPortugal  Portugal
Time period1993 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Portuguese continental coast

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton feeding; Zooplankton growth rates; Zooplankton egg hatch proportion; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Plankton nets; salinity sensor

Description 
Summary

The project comprises a study of the fecundity of the sardine; larvae and juvenile growth and mortality; and determination of dates of larvae eclosion and the beginning of the juvenile stage.

OriginatorsNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
Availability 
OrganisationNational Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactMarcelo Vasconcelos (President)
Address

National Institute of Fisheries Research Instituto Nacional de Investigação Agrária e das Pescas (INIAP) Former IPIMAR
Av. De Brasilia
Lisboa

1449-006
Portugal

Telephone+351 213010814
Facsimile+351 213015948
Emaildina@ipimar.pt
Administration 
Collating centreIHPT, Hydrographic Institute
Local identifier15040016
Global identifier2334
Last revised2010-05-04