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General
Data set name

Hydrographic data (plus chemistry and chlorophyll) from Ria of Vigo (NW Spain)

Data holding centreInstitute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC)
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom January to October 1986
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Ria of Vigo (Galicia), NW Spain

Observations 
Parameters

Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved organic carbon concentration in the water column; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Dissolved inorganic nitrogen concentration in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Salinity sensor; pH sensors; autoanalysers; spectrophotometers

Description 
Summary

The collection contains the data collected in several samplings carried out in the Ria of Vigo. The purpose was to study the nutrients interchange between the rias and the coastal shelf.

OriginatorsInstitute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC)
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactRicardo Prego
Address

Institute of Marine Research (IIM-CSIC)
Eduardo Cabello, 6
Vigo (Pontevedra)

36208
Spain

Telephone+34 986 231930
Facsimile+34 986292762
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8007004
Global identifier2565
Last revised2009-01-15