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Data set name

Coastal Marine Monitoring (CMM): hydrographic data in Gulf of Trieste (N Adriatic Sea) 1991-92

Data holding centreUniversity of Trieste, Department of Biology
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom January 1991 to December 1992 (available data period at present: until August 1992)
OngoingNo
Geographical area

28 stations (8 transects) in the Gulf of Trieste (Northern Adriatic Sea)

Observations 
Parameters

Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Fluorometers; spectrophotometers; CTD

Description 
Summary

28 sampling stations located at 200m, 500m, 1000m and 3000m from the coast along 8 transects were carried out weekly during spring and summer and carried out monthly during other seasons. Abiotic parameters were measured down the water column at every station. At a station some parameters: salinity, pH, dissolved oxygen and chlorophyll-a were determined monthly by means of chemical analyses.

OriginatorsUniversity of Trieste, Department of Biology
Data web sitehttp://www.univ.trieste.it/~biologia/
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Trieste, Department of Biology
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactFonda Umani Serena
Address

University of Trieste, Department of Biology
Via E Weiss 2
Trieste

34127
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-96
Global identifier3887
Last revised1992-10-26