European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)
Data set information
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|Data set name|
Fisheries data from a System of Coastal Areas in the Baltic Proper (1988-)
|Data holding centre||Institute of Coastal Research, The Swedish Board of Fisheries|
Raneafjarden in the north Bothnian Bay, Kolmoarna in the Northern Quark, Finbo NW Aland and Brunskar, Hiiumma in Estonia and Kvadofjarden in the Baltic Sea.
Fish morphology, age and physiology; Fish taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the bed
The results from the reference areas are registered, quality controlled and reported yearly and used in HELCOM's periodic assessments of the environmental conditions in the Baltic. Data is distributed to participating countries and will also be in the future distributed to ICES/HELCOM.
Collaborating institutes are the Fishing bureau in Aland, Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute in Helsinki and Estonian Marine Institute.
|Originators||Institute of Coastal Research, The Swedish Board of Fisheries|
|Organisation||Institute of Coastal Research, The Swedish Board of Fisheries|
|Contact||Magnus Appelberg (Head of the Institute)|
Institute of Coastal Research, The Swedish Board of Fisheries
|Telephone||+46 (0)173-464 61|
|Collating centre||Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute|