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Data set name

Harmful Algal Bloom (HABs) Offshore Shellfish Monitoring Celtic Seas

Data holding centreMarine Institute
CountryIreland  Ireland
Time periodFrom 2002 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Irish Sea; English Channel; Bay of Biscay

Observations 
Parameters

Date and time; Shellfish morphology, age and physiology

Description 
Summary

Offshore King Scallop monitoring and reporting results from the HABs monitoring programme. King Scallop landed at Irish ports monitored from the North Atlantic Ocean, Celtic Sea, Irish Sea, Saint Georges Channel, English Channel and Bay of Biscay. Monitoring of King Scallop since 2002. HABs monitoring programme created by Marine Institute (Ireland) for the Food Safety Authority of Ireland (FSAI). King Scallop monitored to support information on monitoring and reporting of offshore shellfish safety. Data complete for period since 2002.

OriginatorsMarine Institute
Data web sitehttps://data.gov.ie/dataset/habs-offshore-shellfish-monitoring
Availability 
OrganisationMarine Institute
AvailabilityLicence
ContactDave Clarke (Team Leader)
Address

Marine Institute
Rinville
Oranmore
Co. Galway
H91 R673
Ireland

Telephone+353-91-387200
Facsimile+353-91-387201
Emaildatarequests@marine.ie
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Institute
Local identifierf0c32fdf-4c5c-11df-9879-0800200c9a66
Global identifier1976
Last revised2017-12-04