European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

Physical oceanographic data of Eastern North Atlantic (1955 - 1982)

Data holding centreUniversity of Thessaly, Laboratory of Oceanography (LO/UT)
CountryGreece  Greece
Time periodFrom 1955 to 1982
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Eastern North Atlantic and the Irminger Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column

Description 
Summary

The data set consists of more than 6000 stations covering the Eastern North Atlantic and Irminger Sea. The aim of the project was to establish the detailed pattern of the Iceland-Scotland Overflow within the study area; to obtain the magnitudes of its constituent water-mass fluxes, based on quality controlled historical datasets.

OriginatorsUniversity of Thessaly, Laboratory of Oceanography (LO/UT)
Availability 
OrganisationUniversity of Thessaly, Laboratory of Oceanography (LO/UT)
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactProf. A. Theodorou (Professor of Oceanography, Director of Laboratory)
Address

University of Thessaly, Laboratory of Oceanography (LO/UT)
University of Thessaly School of Agricultural Sciences Department of Agriculture Animal Production and Aquatic Environment Laboratory of Oceanography Fitoko Street Nea Ionia Volos
Nea Ionia Magnisias

384 46
Greece

Telephone+30-24210-93080
Emailatheod@apae.uth.gr
Administration 
Collating centreHellenic Centre for Marine Research, Hellenic National Oceanographic Data Centre (HCMR/HNODC)
Local identifier6046001
Global identifier1935
Last revised2015-07-14