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General
Data set name

Oceanographic data from Gavleborg County coastal water, Sweden (1987-)

Data holding centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
CountrySweden  Sweden
Time period1987 - Ongoing
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Bothnian sea, Coastal Waters

Observations 
Parameters

Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Secchi disk depth; Dissolved total or organic phosphorus concentration in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column

Description 
Summary

Sampling is performed by Ljusnan Voxnan Water Conservation, Regional coordinated monitoring in Gavlebukten and in north east Halsingland . Sampling is performed at 32 stations, 2-5 times/year and comprises hydrography, macro algae, contaminants in biota, soft bottom fauna and fish. Data has been quality controlled.

OriginatorsSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
References

Anon (2009) http://www.lansstyrelsen.se/gavleborg/SiteCollectionDocuments/Sv/miljo-och-klimat/tillstandet-i-miljon/kust-och-hav/OvervakningavmakrovegiBottniskaviken.pdf , Lansstyrelsen Gavleborg

Data web sitehttp://www.smhi.se
Availability 
OrganisationSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactPatrik Stromberg (Shark data manager)
Address

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Folkborgsvagen 1
Norrkoping

SE-601 76
Sweden

Telephone+46-(0)11-495 80 00
Facsimile+46-(0)11-495 80 01
Emailshark@smhi.se
Administration 
Collating centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Local identifierOceanographic data from Gavleborg County coastal water (1987-)
Global identifier6090
Last revised2015-08-26