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Data set name

Cetacean sightings during photo-identification surveys in the northwestern Black Sea 2010

Data holding centreFlanders Marine Institute
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time periodSeptember 2010
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Northwestern Black Sea. Surface of coastal waters between Cape Tarkhankut and Lake Donuzlav.

Observations 
Parameters

Cetacean abundance

Description 
Summary

Intensive training on cetacean photo-identification in the Black Sea. Sightings of cetaceans: bottlenose dolphins (Tursiops truncatus ponticus) and harbour porpoises (Phocoena phocoena relicta). On yachts "Raduga" and “Assol", fishing boat "Klyon" .

OriginatorsBREMA Laboratory
Data web sitehttp://bio.emodnet.eu/
Availability 
OrganisationFlanders Marine Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactLeen Vandepitte
Address

Flanders Marine Institute
Wandelaarkaai 7
Oostende

8400
Belgium

Telephone+32 59 34 21 30
Facsimile+32 59 34 21 31
Emailinfo@vliz.be
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Biology of the Southern Seas, NAS of Ukraine
Local identifierIBSS23
Global identifier5756
Last revised2011-07-27