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Data set name

IMARES, Abundance of krill in Antarctica (1988 - )

Data holding centreIMARES, Wageningen UR, Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, Texel
CountryNetherlands  Netherlands
ProjectWOT Antarctica: Top predators and krill
Time period1988 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Southern Ocean

Observations 
Parameters

Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Plankton nets

Description 
Summary

Species abundance data of surface layer (0-2m) zooplankton and nekton caught under ice and in open water. For this research a special net has been developed: SUIT(Surface and Under Ice Trawl).

OriginatorsIMARES, Wageningen UR, Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, Texel
Availability 
OrganisationIMARES, Wageningen UR, Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, Texel
AvailabilityDistribution cost charge
ContactJenny Cremer
Address

IMARES, Wageningen UR, Institute for Marine Resources and Ecosystem Studies, Texel
Landsdiep 4
't Horntje, Texel

1797 SH
Netherlands

Telephone+31 317487076
Facsimile+31 317487362
Emailjenny.cremer@wur.nl
Administration 
Collating centreNational Oceanographic Data Committee
Local identifierIMARES_5720005
Global identifier4811
Last revised2011-02-24