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General
Data set name

Bacteria data in red tide related studies of the environment of the Bay of Santander (N Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom February 1978 to December 1979
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Bay of Santander (N Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Bacteria generic abundance in water bodies; Wind strength and direction; Temperature of the water column

Description 
Summary

A periodic series of analyses of the marine environment with the purpose of obtaining ample information on the area and prevention of red tides. As a quality indicator of the marine environment, bacterial analyses were carried out on total Choliphorms, Escherichia Coli and Enterococus. There was a total of four stations, two inside and two outside the bay.

OriginatorsIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
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 identifier8036099
Global identifier2748
Last revised2009-01-12