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Data set name

Sediments of coastal waters of Asturias (N Spain)

Data holding centreUniversity of Oviedo, Biology of Organisms and Systems departament
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom October 1986 to January 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Asturias coastal waters (N Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment grain size parameters; Dissolved total and organic nitrogen concentrations in the water column

Description 
Summary

Basic data on the COCACE cruises. The sedimentary characteristics of the continental shelf and slope in the Central Cantabrian Sea (North Spain) were studied, including granulometric data and chemical analysis of organic carbon and total nitrogen within a framework of 64 stations off the coast of Asturias.

OriginatorsUniversity of Oviedo, Biology of Organisms and Systems departament
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Oviedo, Biology of Organisms and Systems departament
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactDr. Ricardo Anadon
Address

University of Oviedo, Biology of Organisms and Systems departament
Campus del Cristo Departamento de Biología de Organismos y Sistemas Universidad de Oviedo Catedratico Rodrigo Uria s/n
Oviedo

33071
Spain

Telephone+34 985 103120
Facsimile+34 985104777
Emailvillamil@correo.uniovi.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8027001
Global identifier2630
Last revised2009-01-13