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General
Data set name

Surface sediments of the continental shelf

Data holding centreRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time period1984-1989
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Belgian territorial sea

Observations 
Parameters

Lithology; Sediment grain size parameters

Description 
Summary

Description of 219 vibrocores (up to 6 m in length) and 570 surface sediment samples.

OriginatorsRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium
Availability 
OrganisationRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactC. Baeteman
Address

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Geological Survey of Belgium
rue Jenner/Jennerstraat 13
Brussels

1000
Belgium

Telephone+32 2 627 04 07
Facsimile+32 2 647 73 59
Emailcecile.baeteman@mineco.fgov.be
Administration 
Collating centreBelgian Marine Data Centre (BMDC)
Local identifier11004004
Global identifier962
Last revised2009-08-11