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General
Data set name

STD and current meter data in NW Italy coastal waters (N Tyrrhenian Sea) in 1977

Data holding centreSACLANT Undersea Research Centre (SACLANTCEN)
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodApril 1977
OngoingNo
Geographical area

A network of 15 stations covering the coastal waters of NW Italy (northern Tyrrhenian Sea)

Observations 
Parameters

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

Instruments

Unknown

Description 
Summary

Two month long current and meteorological records, collected during the spring of 1977, have been used to determine the mean currents along the northwestern coast of Italy and to estimate the correlation between the variations in the flow and the large scale winds.

OriginatorsSACLANT Undersea Research Centre (SACLANTCEN)
Data web sitehttp://www.saclantc.nato.int
Availability 
OrganisationSACLANT Undersea Research Centre (SACLANTCEN)
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactMichel Rixen
Address

SACLANT Undersea Research Centre (SACLANTCEN)
SACLANTCEN - The Library Viale San Bartolomeo 400
La Spezia

19138
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-167
Global identifier3807
Last revised1993-01-08