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General
Data set name

Hydrography, nutrient and carbon cycle related measurements in the northern Adriatic off the coast of Italy (1990 onwards)

Data holding centreCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
CountryItaly  Italy
Time periodFrom August 1990 - 1992
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Three stations along a transect in front of the town of Senigallia, north of Ancona, Italy, at 1.5, 10 and 15 nautical miles from the coast at different depths (43° 40' to 43° 50'N and 13° 15' to 13° 30'E).

Observations 
Parameters

Primary production in the water column; Temperature of the water column

Instruments

Discrete water samplers

Description 
Summary

Thirteen sampling cruises have been made from August 1990 to July 1992. Starting from November 1993 the number of cruises will be reduced (seasonal instead of monthly) but the sampling net will be increased (nine stations on three transects). Data are arranged by cruise. The Istituto di Ricerca sulla Pesca Marittima, of the National Research Council, in Ancona, is contributing to the data set.

OriginatorsCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
Availability 
OrganisationCNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactPagnotta R. (Director)
Address

CNR, Istituto di Ricerca sulle Acque
Water Quality Department Via Reno 1
Roma

00198
Italy

Administration 
Collating centreOGS (Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale), Division of Oceanography
Local identifierOGS-EDMED-84
Global identifier3899
Last revised1992-10-15