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Data set name

Herbicides input from Ebro, Rhone and Po rivers and Thermaikos gulf (1991)

Data holding centreCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodSpring and Summer 1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Estuary of Ebro river (Spain), Rhone river (France), Po river (Italy) and Thermaikos gulf (Greece)

Observations 
Parameters

Pollution events

Instruments

Unknown

Description 
Summary

The project was organized in the framework of the long-term programme for Pollution Monitoring and Research in the Mediterranean (Med Pol-phase II) in order to assess the land-based sources of pollution by herbicides. Data from four estuarine areas are reported (Ebro, Rhone, Po, Thermaikos gulf). Herbicides were determined both in river and in coastal waters.

OriginatorsCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
Availability 
OrganisationCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactPagnotta R. (Director)
Address

CNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
Water Quality Department Via Reno 1
Roma

00198
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-88
Global identifier3895
Last revised1992-10-15