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General
Data set name

Marine sediments along the Italian coast of the northern Adriatic Sea

Data holding centreUniversita' di Venezia, Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Sezione Geo-Mineralogica
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom 1976 to 1981
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Northern Adriatic Sea coastal region from the Isonzo river mouth to the delta of Po river

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment grain size parameters

Instruments

Gas chromatographs; gas chromatograph mass spectrometers; spectrophotometers

Description 
Summary

The bottom sediments of the coastal zone in the northern Adriatic Sea were studied with the aim to determine their properties, their relations with the contaminant elements, their significance as tracers of the provenance of sediments, transport pathways and the settling conditions. The data are mentioned in Tables reported in some papers (see reference).

OriginatorsUniversita' di Venezia, Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Sezione Geo-Mineralogica
Data web sitehttp://www.unive.it/!wda/ricerca/dipartimenti/SA/
Availability 
OrganisationUniversita' di Venezia, Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Sezione Geo-Mineralogica
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactSezione Geo-Mineralogica Director (Sezione Geo-Mineralogica Director)
Address

Universita' di Venezia, Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Sezione Geo-Mineralogica
Santa Marta Dorsoduro 2137, 3
Venezia

0123
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-82
Global identifier3901
Last revised1992-10-22