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General
Data set name

Hydrographic, chemical station data in the Adriatic and Ionian Sea during the POEM project (1985-1995)

Data holding centreCNR, Istituto di Scienze Marine (Sezione di Trieste)
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom 1985 to 1990 (Phase 1), from 1992 to 1995 (Phase 2)
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Grid of hydrological stations covering the Ionian Sea, Otranto Strait, southern Adriatic

Observations 
Parameters

Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers

Description 
Summary

The hydrological stations were occupied during 5 seasonal cruises, 1 of which was carried out in spring (1992), 1 in summer (1987), 3 in autumn (1985, 1986, 1991). The second multi-ship experiment, covering the different phases of LIW formation, was conducted from January to April 1995. Other data sets concern the cruises performed in August 1993 by Italian institutions, exclusively. The original data were collected, analyzed, quality controlled and worked up by ITTS.

OriginatorsCNR, Istituto di Scienze Marine (Sezione di Trieste)
Data web sitehttp://www.itt.ts.cnr.it
Availability 
OrganisationCNR, Istituto di Scienze Marine (Sezione di Trieste)
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactDirector (Director)
Address

CNR, Istituto di Scienze Marine (Sezione di Trieste)
Viale Romolo Gessi, 2
Trieste

34123
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-211
Global identifier3763
Last revised2003-05-16