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General
Data set name

Monitoring of water pumped into the Vigo Culture Plant from the Ria de Vigo, Galicia (NW Spain)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
Time periodFrom 1 September 1986 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Outside southern area of Ria de Vigo, Cape Estay (Galicia, NW Spain)

Observations 
Parameters

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

Instruments

Salinity sensor

Description 
Summary

The routine control at the Culture Plant in the Oceanographic Centre at Vigo includes daily recordings of the temperature of the water pumped in from outside the plant. This area is located at a depth of 2m in Cape Estay- Canido (Vigo), and the water is pumped to a reserve tank of 100 m3 within the plant. Also included is information on periodic recordings of salinity and dissolved oxygen in the culture tanks.

OriginatorsIEO/ Vigo Oeanographic 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 identifier8036139
Global identifier2788
Last revised2009-01-12