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Data set name

METAP: Water quality in the Sea of Marmara

Data holding centreIstanbul University, Institute of Marine Science and Management
CountryTurkey  Turkey
Time periodThe data taken seasonally in the year 1996
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Sea of Marmara

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment grain size parameters; Inorganic chemical composition of sediment or rocks; Density of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Water quality bioindicators; Salinity of the water column; Dissolved oxygen parameters in the water column

Description 
Summary

The related parameters were selected and studied in order to determine sea water quality and particularly assess eutrophication.

OriginatorsIstanbul University, Institute of Marine Science and Management
Availability 
OrganisationIstanbul University, Institute of Marine Science and Management
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactDOGAN, Ertugrul, Prof. Dr. (Project director)
Address

Istanbul University, Institute of Marine Science and Management
Müsküle Sok. No. 1 Vefa
Istanbul

34470
Turkey

Administration 
Collating centreInstitute of Marine Sciences, Middle East Technical University
Local identifierMETAP-DATA
Global identifier5368
Last revised2011-05-17