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General
Data set name

Hydrographic data of the insular shelf of Balearic Islands

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodJune 1985 - September 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Balearic islands. 39 - 40° N; 2 - 4° E

Observations 
Parameters

Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Nutrient fluxes between the bed and the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Salinity sensor; autoanalysers; CTD

Description 
Summary

Data from 7 cruises (CARBAL I - VII) performed at pilot sectors of the Balearic Islands shelf with the aim to analyse the factors controlling carbonate sedimentation and accumulation processes

OriginatorsIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic 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 identifier8036185
Global identifier2834
Last revised2009-01-09