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Data set name

ESCAPE project microzooplankton grazing and community structure, southern North Sea (1998)

Data holding centrePlymouth Marine Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
ProjectELOISE/METRO-MED - FRANCE(ELOISE)
Time periodApril 1998
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Southern North Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Microzooplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies; Microzooplankton grazing

Instruments

Plankton nets; electron microscopes

Description 
Summary

The ESCAPE project consisted of a cruise on the Dutch research vessel Pelagia in the southern N Sea in April 1998, when the waters were dominated by a Phaeocystis bloom. Samples were taken from surface waters and analysed for microzooplankton abundance, community structure and grazing activity.

OriginatorsPlymouth Marine Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationPlymouth Marine Laboratory
AvailabilityMoratorium
ContactThe Director
Address

Plymouth Marine Laboratory
Prospect Place The Hoe
Plymouth
England
PL1 3DH
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1752 633100
Facsimile+44 (0)1752 633101
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1053040
Global identifier720
Last revised2009-10-19