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Data set name

Fish behaviour investigated using Bergen Acoustic Buoy 1999 -

Data holding centreInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
CountryNorway  Norway
Time periodFrom 1999, ongoing. Sampling-frequency: varying.
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Coast of Finnmark, Ofotfjord, Varangerfjord, Trondheimsfjord

Observations 
Parameters

Fish behaviour

Instruments

Acoustic backscatter sensors; pelagic trawl nets

Description 
Summary

The dataset contains most of the vessel avoidance experiments conducted with the Bergen Acoustic Buoy. The echo sounder files are kept in raw format, and an access database contains relevant information about trawl stations, passing times etc to reproduce the results reported in the published papers.

OriginatorsInstitute of Marine Research
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactNot supplied (Enquiries Officer)
Address

Institute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
Nordnesgaten 50 Postboks 1870 Nordnes
Bergen

N-5817
Norway

Telephone+47 55 23 85 00
Facsimile+47-55238584
Emailnmd@imr.no, nod@imr.no
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Marine Research - Norwegian Marine Data Centre (NMD)
Local identifier17001030
Global identifier1513
Last revised2009-01-29