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Data set name

Sediment transport and sedimentation processes in the Scheldt

Data holding centreFlanders Marine Institute
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time period1991-1998
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Belgium - Schelde R.

Observations 
Parameters

Other physical and chemical properties of suspended particulate material; Moored instrument depth; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Salinity of the water column

Description 
Summary

Sediment types and their characteristics as well as the dynamic of sediments in function of the hydrodynamic of the environment are estimated to describe sediment transport and sedimentation processes of the Scheldt-estuary.

OriginatorsRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences; Marine Ecosystem Management; Afdeling Sedimentologie
Availability 
OrganisationFlanders Marine Institute
AvailabilityBy negotiation
Administration 
Collating centreFlanders Marine Institute
Local identifier1444
Global identifier5536
Last revised2011-05-06