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Data set name

ATOS: Large historical hydrographic dataset collected in the Adriatic Sea from 1911 to 1983

Data holding centreCNR, Institute of Marine Science (ISMAR) - Ancona
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom 1911 to 1914 and from 1947 to 1983
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Adriatic Sea

Observations 
Parameters

Salinity of the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers

Description 
Summary

Bottle sampling in the periods from 1911-14 and 1947-83 (85-90 % of the data); CTD casts after 1983. Dissolved oxygen determination from Winkler method. All stations with less than 15 m bottom depth and on coastal Italian areas were omitted. A quality check was performed to eliminate obvious mistakes.

OriginatorsCNR, Institute of Marine Science (ISMAR) - Ancona
Availability 
OrganisationCNR, Institute of Marine Science (ISMAR) - Ancona
AvailabilityAcademic
ContactArtegiani Antonio (Director)
Address

CNR, Institute of Marine Science (ISMAR) - Ancona
Largo Fiera della Pesca
Ancona

60125
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-239
Global identifier3732
Last revised2003-09-19