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Nadmorski Landscape Park - environmental and biological research of the Puck Lagoon, southern Baltic (1979)

Data holding centreMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Ecology
CountryPoland  Poland
Time periodFrom June to July 1979
Geographical area

Southern Baltic, western part of the Gulf of Gdansk (Puck Lagoon): 9 stations in the central part and 8 profiles near the river mouths


Macroalgae and seagrass taxonomy-related counts; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Zooplankton wet weight biomass; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related abundance per unit area of the littoral zone; Phytoplankton taxonomic abundance in water bodies; Salinity of the water column; Zooplankton taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related counts; Phytoplankton taxonomic volume in water bodies


Plankton nets; sediment grabs


Environmental and biological research was carried out in 1979 in the Puck Lagoon area - a part of the Nadmorski Landscape Park. The objective was to assess the state of the aquatic environment of the area as well as its degradation. The material for analyses was sampled several times in June and July 1979 at 9 sampling stations in the central part of the Puck Lagoon and at 8 sampling profiles located near the river mouths (3-7 stations at each profile). The results, which are at DAE IEP disposal, consist mainly of mean values for particular sampling stations and profiles. The results of hydrochemical analyses are incomplete. Some data exist only in the form of maps, diagrams etc.

OriginatorsMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Ecology
OrganisationMaritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Ecology
ContactDr. Lidia Kruk-Dowgiallo (Head of the department)

Maritime Institute in Gdansk (MIG) - Department of Ecology
Abrahama 1

Telephone+48 58 5520094
Facsimile+48 58 5524613
Collating centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Local identifier21002013
Global identifier1615
Last revised2009-01-19