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Data set name

Hydrographic, nutrients and plankton data in the waters of the Balearic Islands. BALEARES (1985-1988)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom July 1985 to June 1988
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Balearic Islands. 38 - 41° N; 0 - 5° E

Observations 
Parameters

Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Temperature of the water column; Zooplankton non taxonomy-related abundance per unit volume of the water column

Instruments

Plankton nets; salinity sensor; autoanalysers

Description 
Summary

The data correspond to 8 oceanographic cruises called BALEARES I- VIII carried out in the course of different years and periods between 1985 and 1988, with the purpose of studying the seasonally and distribution of physical, chemical and biological parameters.

OriginatorsIEO/ Balearic Islands Oceanographic Centre
Availability 
OrganisationIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactAlvaro Fernandez (Director)
Address

IEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Corazon de Maria,8
MADRID

28002
Spain

Telephone+34 91 5974443
Facsimile+34 915 974770
Emaildirector@md.ieo.es
Administration 
Collating centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
Local identifier8036039
Global identifier2688
Last revised2009-01-13