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Data set name

Seismic reflection profiles over the Galician continental shelf (NW Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom July 1984 to June 1986
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Galician shelf. Rias Bajas (NW Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

Lithology

Instruments

Single-beam echosounders

Description 
Summary

Approximately 500 profiles have been drawn up covering practically all the Galician continental shelf opposite the Rias Bajas, having obtained profiles within the Ria de Arosa. The information obtained is of a high quality, and allows for the observation of recent sedimentary units. The data is the property of the Spanish Institute of Oceanography.

OriginatorsIEO/ Malaga 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 identifier8036073
Global identifier2722
Last revised2009-01-12