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Data set name

MFS MEDITERRANEAN IN SITU OCEANOGRAPHIC DATA

Data holding centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
CountryFrance  France
Time period1999 -2001
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Mediterranean Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Air pressure; Atmospheric humidity; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Wind strength and direction; Bathymetry and Elevation; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Raw temperature and/or salinity instrument output; Visible waveband radiance and irradiance measurements in the water column; Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column

Instruments

Bathythermographs; thermistor chains; atmospheric radiometers; CTD

Description 
Summary

Physical, bio-chemical and atmospheric data collected during the Mediterranean Forecasting Pilot Project MFSPP.

OriginatorsCNR, Institute of Marine Science U.O.S. of Pozzuolo di Lerici (SP)
ENEA Centro Ricerche Ambiente Marino - La Spezia
IFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Istituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia – Sede di Bologna
OGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
References

Manzella, Gasparini, Millot (1999) Guidelines for QA of fieldwork Volunteer Observing Ship-VOS MFSPP - User guide No1 MFSPP-VODOC1, MAS3 CT98 0171 (DGXII-EHKN), 1999

Data web sitehttp://www.ifremer.fr/sismer/program/mfspp/index.htm
Availability 
OrganisationIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactPETIT DE LA VILLEON Loïc
Address

IFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
IFREMER Centre de Bretagne ZI Pointe du diable CS 10070
PLOUZANE

29280
France

Telephone+33 (0)2 98 22 49 13
Facsimile+33 (0)2 98.22.46.44
Emailloic.petit.de.la.villeon@ifremer.fr
Administration 
Collating centreIFREMER / IDM / SISMER - Scientific Information Systems for the SEA
Local identifierHMFSPP
Global identifier4683
Last revised2011-01-24