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Data set name

GRIDDED SEDIMENTOLOGICAL DATA OF THE FRENCH COASTAL WATERS

Data holding centreSHOM (SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE ET OCEANOGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE)
CountryFrance  France
Time period1780 -->
OngoingYes
Geographical area

France Métropolitaine (Méditerranée, Manche et Atlantique) et Outre-Mer (Guyanne)

Observations 
Parameters

Horizontal spatial co-ordinates; Sediment grain size parameters

Instruments

Sediment grabs; observers

Description 
Summary

Gridded sedimentological data of the French coastal waters used for the G maps published by the French Hydrographic Office

OriginatorsSHOM (SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE ET OCEANOGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE)
Data web sitehttp://www.shom.fr/
Availability 
OrganisationSHOM (SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE ET OCEANOGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactResp. Bureau Prestations
Address

SHOM (SERVICE HYDROGRAPHIQUE ET OCEANOGRAPHIQUE DE LA MARINE)
13, rue du Chatellier CS92803
BREST CEDEX 2

29228
France

Telephone+33(0)2 98 22 07 82
Facsimile+33 (0)2 98.22.05.91
Emailbp@shom.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierSHOM06
Global identifier4584
Last revised2007-01-25