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Data set name

Fossil Diatom Algae of the Black Sea

Data holding centreInstitute of Geological Sciences - IGS
CountryUkraine  Ukraine
Time period1985-2009
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Coastal shelf zone of the Black and Azov seas of Ukraine

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment microfossil morphology parameters; Habitat extent; Diatom taxonomy-related abundance per unit mass of sediment

Description 
Summary

Subject of inquiry is geoecosystem of the bottom sediments of the coastal-shelf zone of the Black and Azov seas of Ukraine, estuaries and bays of the north-western shelf of the Black sea. The questions which were covered define the tasks connected with rational utilization of mineral, raw, grocery, energetic, informational, recreational and other resources of a shelf of the Black and Azov seas of Ukraine, conservancy and protection of its geoecosystem and control of an ecological state.

OriginatorsInstitute of Geological Sciences - IGS
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Geological Sciences - IGS
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactOlshtynska O.P.
Address

Institute of Geological Sciences - IGS
55-b Gonchara St.,
Kyiv

01054
Ukraine

Emailinfo@igs-nas.org.ua
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Hydrophysical Institute
Local identifierBSFDIATOMDB
Global identifier5351
Last revised2011-03-24