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General
Data set name

Archive of oceanographic measurements from the Baltic Sea (1959-98)

Data holding centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
CountryPoland  Poland
Time periodFrom 1959 to 1998
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Baltic Proper, Danish Straits, Gulf of Finland

Observations 
Parameters

Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Wave height estimates; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Ocean colour and earth-leaving visible waveband spectral radiation; Horizontal velocity of the water column (currents); Secchi disk depth; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Dissolved inorganic nitrogen concentration in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Current meters; bathythermographs; titrators; spectrophotometers

Description 
Summary

The data base consists of data collected during oceanographic cruises of the Institute since 1959 within the area of the Baltic Sea. Sea water temperature, sea water salinity and current measurements and some chemical data have been collected.

OriginatorsInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Availability 
OrganisationInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
AvailabilityCommercial charge
ContactMr. Wlodzimierz Krzyminski (Head of the Department of Oceanography)
Address

Institute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Waszyngtona 42
Gdynia
Pomorskie
81-342
Poland

Telephone+48 58 6288131
Facsimile+48-58-62-88-163
Emailwlodzimierz.krzyminski@imgw.pl
Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Meteorology and Water Management National Research Institute, Maritime Branch in Gdynia (IMWM MB)
Local identifier21003004
Global identifier1623
Last revised2016-11-09