European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

Geological Maps of the Dutch Continental Shelf, North Sea (1980-)

Data holding centreTNO Geological Survey of the Netherlands
CountryNetherlands  Netherlands
ProjectNODCi - National Infrastructure for access to Oceanographic and Marine Data and Information(NODCi)
Time period1980 - present
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Dutch Continental Shelf North Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Mineralogical composition; Lithology

Instruments

Particle sizers; single-channel seismic reflection systems; sediment grabs; unconsolidated sediment corers; rock corers; rock dredges; manual rock samplers

Description 
Summary

The geological inventory of The Netherlands is one of the tasks of the NIAG. Its aim is to map the subsoil (quaternary, Tertiary) of the southern North Sea. Maps are available at scales of 1:1000000, 1:250000 and 1:1000000.

OriginatorsTNO Geological Survey of the Netherlands
References

SIMORC partners (2006) SIMORC User license Agreement for use of Data Sets by scientific and academic users, SIMORC partners

Data web sitehttp://www.dinoloket.nl
Availability 
OrganisationTNO Geological Survey of the Netherlands
AvailabilityDistribution cost charge; unrestricted
ContactP.K. (Peter) Jellema (Contact Dino Data and Services)
Address

TNO Geological Survey of the Netherlands
Princetonlaan 6
Utrecht

3584 CB
Netherlands

Telephone+31 (0)30 256 44 81
Facsimile+31 30 25644 75
Emailpeter.jellema@tno.nl
Administration 
Collating centreNational Oceanographic Data Committee
Local identifier20004094
Global identifier2987
Last revised2010-07-12