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Data set name

Conwy Hatchery Algae Culture Yields (1973-)

Data holding centreCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1973 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Laboratory data

Observations 
Parameters

Macroalgae generic abundance in water bodies; Phytoplankton generic abundance in water bodies

Instruments

Plankton nets; manual biota samplers

Description 
Summary

Daily records of cell density and volume taken from bath; semi- continuous and continuous cultures of various algae species used for feeding to bivalve molluscs are kept. From these records mean yields are calculated at monthly intervals.

OriginatorsCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Availability 
OrganisationCentre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
AvailabilityLicence
ContactContracts Office, CEFAS, Lowestoft
Address

Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science, Lowestoft Laboratory
Pakefield Road
Lowestoft
Suffolk
NR33 OHT
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1621 562244
Facsimile+44 (0)1502 513865
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1029007
Global identifier393
Last revised2009-05-22