European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

Environmental survey of Fylde coast, Lancashire, England (1991)

Data holding centreMARENCO Environmental Consultants
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1991
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Fylde coast, Lancashire, England

Observations 
Parameters

Bacteria generic abundance in sediment; Carbon concentrations in sediment; Fauna abundance per unit area of the bed; Zoobenthos generic abundance; Sediment grain size parameters; Dissolved organic carbon concentrations in sediment pore waters; Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks; Redox potential in sediment; Virus abundance in water bodies; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Bacteria taxonomic abundance in sediment

Instruments

Particle sizers; benthos samplers; redox potential sensors; sediment grabs; elemental analysers

Description 
Summary

Fylde Coast England 1991: environmental assessment of existing sewage outfalls of Fylde coast. Study included sediment analysis for macrofauna and meiofauna, particle size, metals, redox, organic carbon, bacterial and viral analyses. Previous data incorporated into the study. Statistical analysis using decorana and twinspan.

OriginatorsMARENCO Environmental Consultants
Availability 
OrganisationMARENCO Environmental Consultants
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactMr. Paul McArdle (General Manager)
Address

MARENCO Environmental Consultants
Elmwood House, 74 Boucher Road
Belfast
Northern Ireland
BT12 6RZ
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 2890 682275
Emailinfo@marenco.co.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1074009
Global identifier822
Last revised2010-11-22