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General
Data set name

WL sediment Monitoring Network Scheldt Bassin

Data holding centreFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Department of Mobility and Public Works; Flanders Hydraulic Research Laboratory
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time period1999 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Belgium - Flanders; Belgium, Demer R. - Aarschot; Belgium, Dender R. - Overboelare; Belgium, Dijle - Haacht; Belgium, Grote Nete - Itegem; Belgium, Kleine Nete R. - Grobbendonk; Belgium, Leie R. - Menen; Belgium, Zenne R. - Eppegem; Belgium, Grote Nete - Geel-Zammel

Observations 
Parameters

Sea level; Other physical and chemical properties of suspended particulate material; Lagrangian currents and transport rates in the water column

Description 
Summary

The objective of this monitoring network is to determine the transport of suspended particulate matter from non-navigable waterways to navigable waterways. These data serve to compose mud balances for the basin of the lower Zeeschelde.

OriginatorsFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Department of Mobility and Public Works; Flanders Hydraulic Research Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationFlemish Ministry of Mobility and Public Works; Department of Mobility and Public Works; Flanders Hydraulic Research Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
Administration 
Collating centreFlanders Marine Institute
Local identifier74
Global identifier5617
Last revised2011-05-06