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Data set name

XBT data at the transect Dubrovnik-Bari

Data holding centreInstitute of Oceanography and Fisheries
CountryCroatia  Croatia
ProjectNational monitoring programme of the Adriatic Sea(JADRAN)
Time periodAll seasons during from 2000-2006.
OngoingNo
Geographical area

South part of the Adraitic Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Water temperature sensor

Description 
Summary

ADRICOSM is a Pilot Project that aims to implement an integrated coastal zone management system in the Adriatic Sea, consisting of a predictive circulation module and a river basin and wastewater management module. The aim is the prediction of coastal current variability in Near Real Time (NRT), and the monitoring and modelling of a river basin and wastewater system in a test site. In particular a shelf forecasting system will be created for the Northern Adriatic Sea, which will release weekly forecasts of currents for a six-month period. The implementation of an integrated system for planning and management of urban waste-waters will be carried out for a river test site on the Croatian coast line. In addition, the coastal forecasting model will be coupled asynchronously to the river basin management model. This Project involves directly the three Nations, Italy, Slovenia and Croatia, bordering the Northern Adriatic Sea, and French institutions. This project is supported by the Italian Ministry for the Environment and Territory (Department for Global Environment, International and Regional Conventions), and Croatian Ministry of science and Foundation

OriginatorsInstitute of Oceanography and Fisheries
Data web sitehttp://www.izor.hr/roscop
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Oceanography and Fisheries
AvailabilityUnknown
ContactVlado Dadic
Address

Institute of Oceanography and Fisheries
Setaliste Ivana Mestrovica 63 P.O.BOX 500
SPLIT

21000
Croatia

Telephone+385 21 408000/8011
Facsimile+385 21 358650
Emaildadic@izor.hr
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Oceanography and Fisheries
Local identifier44001010
Global identifier1077
Last revised2008-12-16