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Data set name

Environmental impact investigation in Atherinolakos (southeastern Crete), 2012

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodMarch/July 2012
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Atherinolakos (southeastern Crete, Greece)

Observations 
Parameters

Carbon concentrations in sediment; Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in sediment; Zoobenthos generic abundance; Sediment grain size parameters; Phaeopigment concentrations in sediment; Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies

Instruments

Acoustic backscatter sensors; discrete water samplers; sediment grabs; CTD

Description 
Summary

The data were collected within the framework of a project funded by Public Power Corporation during sampling surveys with RV PHILIA. The main objective of the project was the investigation of the environmental impacts from the disposal of cooling water and wastewater treatment plant in the marine area of the Power Station in Atherinolakos.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactDr C. Dounas
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology & Aquaculture (HCMR/IMBBC)
Gournes Pediados P.O. Box 2214
Heraklion
Crete
71003
Greece

Telephone+30 2810337817
Facsimile+30 2810337870
Emailkdounas@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier6004024
Global identifier6268
Last revised2015-07-27