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Data set name

Quality of the dredged material in Greek ports (2003-2007)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
CountryGreece  Greece
Time period2003 - 2007
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Greek Ports

Observations 
Parameters

Concentration of carbohydrates, phenols, alkanols (alcohols), ethers, aldehydes and ketones in sediment; Carbonate chemistry in sediment pore waters; Dissolved oxygen concentration parameters in sediment pore waters; Trace metalloid concentrations in sediment; Sediment grain size parameters; Metal concentrations in sediment; Nitrogen concentrations in sediment; Dissolved organic carbon concentrations in sediment pore waters; Phosphorus concentrations in sediment; Raw X-Ray fluorometer (XRF) output from sediment samples

Instruments

Unconsolidated sediment corers; X-ray fluorescence analysers

Description 
Summary

Study of the quality of the dredged materials coming from Greek ports due to the construction of new wharfs and determination of the environmental impact on the adjacent marine ecosystem due to dumping of the dredged materials.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactA. Papageorgiou
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6012030
Global identifier6215
Last revised2015-07-22