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Data set name

Seafloor samples from Mar Menor (Murcia, SE Spain)

Data holding centreIGME/Geological Survey of Spain. Marine Geology Service
CountrySpain  Spain
Time period1985
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Mar Menor lagoon, SE Spain

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition

Description 
Summary

Includes data from 65 sound mechanic cores, 45 gravity cores, 28 dredges. The samples have been analyzed for granulometry, carbonate content, grain size, heavy minerals. Maps of texture, texture-carbonate relationships, etc. are obtained.

OriginatorsIGME/Geological Survey of Spain. Marine Geology Service
Availability 
OrganisationIGME/Geological Survey of Spain. Marine Geology Service
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactNot supplied (Jefe de Servicio de Geologia Marina)
Address

IGME/Geological Survey of Spain. Marine Geology Service
C/Rios Rosas 23
Madrid

28003
Spain

Telephone+34 1 5343881
Facsimile+34 914 426216
Emailigme@igme.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8004009
Global identifier2544
Last revised2009-02-09