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Data set name

Chlorobiphenyl contaminants at Pladda and Garroch Head in the Firth of Clyde in relation to sewage sludge input.

Data holding centreFisheries Research Services, Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1992-1998.
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Firth of Clyde.

Observations 
Parameters

Concentration of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) in biota

Instruments

Manual biota samplers

Description 
Summary

Plaice collected in the vicinity of the Garroch Head dump site in the Clyde and from Pladda, also in the Clyde were analysed for Chlorobiphenyl contaminants over a seven year period.

OriginatorsFisheries Research Services, Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
References

Webster, L., Wells, D.E., and Campbell, L.A. (2000) Chlorobiphenyl contaminants at Pladda and Garroch Head in the Firth of Clyde in relation to sewage sludge input., Journal of Environmental Monitoring, 2 (6): 591-596.

Data web sitehttp://www.frs-scotland.gov.uk
Availability 
OrganisationFisheries Research Services, Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDirector
Address

Fisheries Research Services, Aberdeen Marine Laboratory
PO Box 101 Victoria Road
Aberdeen
Aberdeenshire
AB11 9DB
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1224 876544
Facsimile+44 (0)1224 295511
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1043010
Global identifier616
Last revised2009-12-01