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Western Channel Observatory (E1) nutrient concentration profiles (2002 - 2012)

Title

Nutrient concentration profiles from long term time series at station E1 in the Western English Channel from 2002 to 2012.

Author(s) Woodward E.M.S. (1); Harris C. (1); Al-Moosawi L. (1)

(1) Plymouth Marine Laboratory

Subject oceans
Abstract

Results are reported for the analysis of water samples taken from the E1 long-term sampling station (50 02.6'N; 4 22.5'W) situated of the south-west coast of England, United Kingdom. The analyses are reported for Nitrate+Nitrite, Nitrite, Silicate and Phosphate concentrations. The data set begins in 2002, and since 2007 has been on a more regular almost fortnightly sampling protocol, however due to the more "offshore" nature of the site there are many sampling weeks lost due to bad weather. A classical picture is seen of generally summer nutrient depletion and with higher winter of the Nitrate, Silicate and Phosphate.

Temporal coverage June 2002 - December 2012
Spatial coverage English Channel
File format Delimited
Language English
Discovery metadata record Link to the related European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED) record
Publisher British Oceanographic Data Centre - Natural Environment Research Council, UK
Publication date 07 February 2013
Digital Object Identifier (DOI) doi:10.5285/ad314fa1-7118-11e2-938c-1803734a77fb
Short DOI doi:10/mqh
Superseded This dataset is superseded by that published at
Citation text Woodward E.M.S.; Harris C.; Al-Moosawi L. (2013). Nutrient concentration profiles from long term time series at station E1 in the Western English Channel from 2002 to 2012. British Oceanographic Data Centre - Natural Environment Research Council, UK. doi:10/mqh.

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