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General
Data set name

Industrial discharge surveys, Humber, east coast of England (1985-1989)

Data holding centreAstraZeneca, Brixham Environmental Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1985 to 1989
OngoingNo
Geographical area

North Ferriby, Humber, east coast of England Grid reference: 4940 east 4250 North 5050 East 4210 North

Observations 
Parameters

Fauna abundance per unit area of the bed; Insect and earthworm taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Insect and earthworm taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Sediment grain size parameters; Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related counts

Instruments

Particle sizers; benthos samplers

Description 
Summary

The data available is limited to a single dataset around a single industrial discharge.

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 identifier1090012
Global identifier866
Last revised2009-05-22