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Data set name

Marine pollution data of Pagassitikos Gulf (MED-POL Pagassitikos Project) (2003-2005)

Data holding centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
CountryGreece  Greece
ProjectMEDPOL PAGASITIKOS - Monitoring of the quality of marine environment in Pagasitikos gulf(MEDPOL PAGASITIKOS)
Time periodFrom 2003 to 2005
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Pagasistikos Gulf, Central Greece

Observations 
Parameters

Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies; Concentration of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) in biota; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks; Concentration of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs) in sediment samples; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Temperature of the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Concentration of polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) in sediment samples; Metal concentrations in biota

Description 
Summary

The project is carried out within the framework of the MED-POL Programme and it aims at monitoring the pollution parameters of the Pagasitikos Gulf. A network of 8 sampling stations is visited twice a year. Fish samples are collected annually.

OriginatorsHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
Availability 
OrganisationHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDr I. Hatzianestis
Address

Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Institute of Oceanography (HCMR/IO)
46.7 km Athinon-Souniou Av. P.O.Box 712
Anavyssos

19013
Greece

Telephone+30-22910-76452
Facsimile+30-22910-76347
Emailvlikou@hcmr.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre (HCMR/HNODC)
Local identifier6010013
Global identifier1248
Last revised2015-07-07