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General
Data set name

Industrial discharge surveys, Montrose, Scotland (1993-)

Data holding centreAstraZeneca, Brixham Environmental Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1993 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Lunan Bay - Montrose to St Cyrus Grid reference: 3703 East 7488 North to 3753 East 7643 North

Observations 
Parameters

Macroalgae and seagrass taxonomy-related counts; Fauna abundance per unit area of the bed; Zoobenthos generic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Sediment grain size parameters; Macroalgae generic abundance in water bodies; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related counts

Instruments

Benthos samplers; particulates samplers

Description 
Summary

The data set comprises inter-tidal benthos and macro algae, sub-tidal benthos and sediment particle size around discharge sites.

OriginatorsAstraZeneca, Brixham Environmental Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationAstraZeneca, Brixham Environmental Laboratory
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactNigel Shillabeer and Ross Brown (External Business Manager and Ecologist)
Address

AstraZeneca, Brixham Environmental Laboratory
Freshwater Quarry
Brixham
Devon
TQ5 8BA
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1803 882882
Emailnigel.shillabeer@brixham.astrazenica.com
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1090009
Global identifier863
Last revised2009-05-22