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Data set name

DREDGE IMPACT - Compliance monitoring of dregded material (since 1993)

Data holding centreRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
CountryBelgium  Belgium
Time periodFrom 1993 onwards.
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Harbours and navigation channels on Belgian Continental Shelf.

Observations 
Parameters

Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks; Concentration of other organic contaminants in sediment samples

Description 
Summary

Results for heavy metals and organic contaminants on dredged material are obtained in the frame of compliance monitoring, on demand of MUMM. The analyses are done by different laboratories and the results are sent to MUMM. Results for organic contaminants are available since 1997.

OriginatorsIHE, Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Management Unit of North Sea and Scheldt Estuary Mathematical Models
Royal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment
Availability 
OrganisationRoyal Belgian Institute of Natural Sciences, Operational Directorate Natural Environment, Belgian Marine Data Centre
AvailabilityBy negotiation
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 identifier11009017
Global identifier984
Last revised2015-09-02