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Data set name

Hydrography, nutrients, phytoplankton and seston data from coastal waters of Asturias (N Spain) in 1986-88

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

Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Primary production in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Fluorometers; salinity sensor; autoanalysers

Description 
Summary

Basic data of the COCACE cruises on hydrography, nutrients, phytoplankton and seston in the Central Cantabrian Sea. The report includes data on the above parameters at 13 different stations located off the coast of Asturias in the North of Spain in the course of 10 cruises from October 1986 to December 1987. Depth ranged from 50 to 2000 m.

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 identifier8027002
Global identifier2631
Last revised2009-01-14