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Data set name

Burrishoole Biological Macro-Invertebrate Monitoring Co. Mayo Ireland

Data holding centreMigratory Fish Burrishoole Catchment, Marine Institute
CountryIreland  Ireland
Time periodBurrishoole Biological Macro-Invertebrate Monitoring
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Burrishoole Co. Mayo

Observations 
Parameters

Date and time; Biodiversity indices

Description 
Summary

In 2003, a formal, consistent macro-invertebrate monitoring plan was implemented and 10 years of continuous data is now available. Macro-invertebrate are animals without backbones, visible to the naked eye. Samples are counted in the Newport biology laboratory and maintained up-to-date. 16 sites are monitored in terms of macro-invertebrates. Data includes the following: Annual species richness and abundance (river macro-invertebrate)

OriginatorsMarine Institute
Data web sitehttp://www.isde.ie/#/f74d84d1-82de-4fb0-aeee-197337989bd6
Availability 
OrganisationMigratory Fish Burrishoole Catchment, Marine Institute
AvailabilityLicence
ContactMigratory Fish (Scientific and Technical Officer)
Address

Migratory Fish Burrishoole Catchment, Marine Institute
Fisheries Ecosystem Advisory Services Marine Institute
Newport
Co. Mayo
Furnace
Ireland

Telephone+353 98 42300
Facsimile+353 98 42340
Emailsdn-userdesk@seadatanet.org
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Institute
Local identifierSD.IE.MI.FEAS.BurrishooleBiologicalMonitoring
Global identifier6524
Last revised2015-09-14