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General
Data set name

Hydrographic stations (CTDs, nutrients, chlorophyll) in Ibiza and Mallorca Channels, Balearic Islands. CANALES (1993-1999)

Data holding centreIEO/Spanish Oceanographic Institute
CountrySpain  Spain
ProjectMAST II/Mediterranean Targeted Project EUROMARGE-NB(MAST II/MTP EUROMARGE-NB)
Time periodMarch 1993 - June 1999
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Balearic Sea

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; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Silicate concentration parameters in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Salinity sensor; autoanalysers; CTD

Description 
Summary

The data set correspond to 16 cruises developed in the Gulf of Valencia and the Ibiza and Mallorca Channels from 1996 to 1999. The main objectives were the study of mesoscale structures and its influence with the regional circulation, the variability of the water masses dynamic and calculate the transports through these channels

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 identifier8036178
Global identifier2827
Last revised2009-01-09