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Data set name

KL(kustwaterlozingen) - Influence of river and channel inputs to Belgian coastal waters

Data holding centreRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time periodFrom 1981 to 1982
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Coastal stroke of the Belgian Continental shelf, in front of five existing outfalls and channels

Observations 
Parameters

Bacteria generic abundance in water bodies; Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Oxygen production and respiration in the water column; Concentration of inorganic sulphur species in the water column; Raw temperature and/or salinity instrument output; Phaeopigment concentrations in the water column

Description 
Summary

Five cruises in 1981 and four in 1982. Fives areas respectively off Nieuwpoort, Middelkerke, Oostende, Blankenberge and Zeebrugge were sampled on each cruise. Each area comprised 7 sampling stations. Moreover, samplings were simultaneously made in the rivers and channels concerned.

OriginatorsIHE, Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models
Availability 
OrganisationRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
AvailabilitySeaDataNet licence
ContactScory Serge (Ir)
Address

Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
Gulledelle 100
Brussels

1200
Belgium

Telephone02/773.21.11
Facsimile02/7706972
Emailbmdc@mumm.ac.be
Administration 
Collating centreBelgian Marine Data Centre (BMDC)
Local identifier11009002
Global identifier971
Last revised2009-08-21