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Data set name

Bionomic mapping of coastal zone of Alicante province, SE Spain

Data holding centreInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 15 June 1979 to 30 April 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Alicante coastline of SE Spain

Observations 
Parameters

Bathymetry and Elevation

Description 
Summary

Cartography of the bottom and biokenosis of the Alicante coastline (according the classification of Meinesz et al., 1983) The charts are drawn up at 1:5,000, 1:10,000 and 1:20,000 depending on the details of the area. The state of biokenosis is also evaluated, especially that of Posidonia oceanica, with an indication of the index of coverage and cartography of the damages caused by illegal trawlers.

OriginatorsInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactDirector
Address

Institute of Litoral Ecology (IEL)
Jacinto Benavente 21 El Campello
Alicante

03560
Spain

Telephone+34 96 5657690
Facsimile+34 965 941922
Emailinfo@ecologialitoral.com
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8006005
Global identifier2558
Last revised2009-02-11