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Data set name

Western Black Sea CTD Data set (1997 -2011)

Data holding centreBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre(BGODC), Institute of Oceanology
CountryBulgaria  Bulgaria
Time period1997 - 2011
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Western part of the Black Sea, 42N 027E - 44N 029E

Observations 
Parameters

Electrical conductivity of the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Temperature variation in the water column

Description 
Summary

CTD data are collected during seasonal cruises with Research Vessel of the Institute of Oceanology Akademik. The aim of the expeditions is to monitor the sea water hydrophysical parameters in the Western part of the Black Sea. CTD data included from six profiles with 45 stations as well as 4 offshore sites. All collected data are delivered to the Oceanographic Data Center.

OriginatorsBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre(BGODC), Institute of Oceanology
Data web sitehttp://www.io-bas.bg
Availability 
OrganisationBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre(BGODC), Institute of Oceanology
AvailabilitySeaDataNet licence
ContactDr. Atanas Palazov
Address

Bulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre(BGODC), Institute of Oceanology
40 Parvi may str. PO BOX 152
Varna

9000
Bulgaria

Telephone+359 52 370 486
Facsimile+359 52 370 483
Emailpalazov@io-bas.bg
Administration 
Collating centreBulgarian National Oceanographic Data Centre(BGODC), Institute of Oceanology
Local identifier38001002
Global identifier1050
Last revised2015-07-23