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General
Data set name

CTD and zooplankton station data in, and offshore of, Ria of Vigo, in Galicia, NW Spain

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 20 February 1987 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Ria of Vigo (Galicia, NW Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Microzooplankton generic abundance in water bodies; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

CTD

Description 
Summary

Includes data on zooplankton, temperature and salinity obtained from samples taken at 5 stations in a profile located in front of the Ria of Vigo from the coast to 150 m depth with monthly periodicity. The aim of the study is to initiate a historical series of data. The samples are stored in formalin and can be used to study composition, abundances, and zooplanktonic groups or species.

OriginatorsIEO/ Vigo Oeanographic Centre
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 identifier8036146
Global identifier2795
Last revised2009-01-12