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Data set name

Netherlands Indian Ocean Programme ( NIOP) (1992-93)

Data holding centreNIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
CountryNetherlands  Netherlands
Time periodFrom 21-05-1992 to 07-03-1993
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Indian ocean

Observations 
Parameters

Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Plankton nets; benthos samplers; salinity sensor; CTD

Description 
Summary

New data were obtained during the Netherlands Indian Ocean Programme 1992 - 1993, with cruises at the onset and at the peak of the SW monsoon, and in the NE monsoon. Hydrography and biology in summer corresponded with earlier studies.

OriginatorsNIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Data web sitehttp://www.nioz.nl/en/facilities/dmg/niop/niop.htm
Availability 
OrganisationNIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactT.F. de Bruin
Address

NIOZ Royal Netherlands Institute for Sea Research
Landsdiep 4 P.O. Box 59
Den Burg/Texel

1790 AB
Netherlands

Telephone+31 (0)222-369479
Facsimile+31 222 319674
Emailbruin@nioz.nl
Administration 
Collating centreNational Oceanographic Data Committee
Local identifier20002096
Global identifier2974
Last revised2010-01-29