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General
Data set name

CTD and nutrients sections in Rias of Vigo and adyacent shelf (NW Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
ProjectOceanographic time-series (RADIALES)(RADIALES)
Time periodFrom 21 July 1987 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Galicia Shelf , Ria de Vigo and Ria de Arosa (NW Spain). From 42 to 43° N and 8 to 10 ° W

Observations 
Parameters

Variable fluorescence parameters; 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; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

CTD

Description 
Summary

In a monthly basis, since 1987 five stations were carried out along a profile located opposite the Ria de Vigo and which ranged from the coast to a depth of 200 metres.

OriginatorsIEO/ Vigo Oeanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036029
Global identifier2677
Last revised2009-01-13