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General
Data set name

CTD, nutrients and biological data along the Mediterranean Coast of Spain (since 1989)

Data holding centreIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
CountrySpain  Spain
ProjectTemporal series of Mediterranean oceanographic data(RADMED)
Time periodFrom 1989 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

11 transects along the Spanish Mediterranean Coast

Observations 
Parameters

Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Primary production in the water column; Plankton abundance per unit volume of the water column; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers; CTD

Description 
Summary

CTD, nutrients and biological data at 11 transects along the Mediterranean coast of Spain from cruises carried out quarterly since 1989.

OriginatorsIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactJose Luis LOPEZ JURADO
Address

IEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
Muelle de Poniente, s/n Apdo. 291
Palma de Mallorca (Baleares)

07015
Spain

Telephone+34 971 401 561
Facsimile+34 971 404 945
Emailcobieo@ba.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier1409_Radimed
Global identifier6279
Last revised2015-08-24