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General
Data set name

Celtic Sea Offshore Habitats

Data holding centreMarine Institute
CountryIreland  Ireland
Time period1999-2011
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Offshore south of Co. Cork and Co. Waterford

Observations 
Parameters

Habitat characterisation; Habitat extent

Instruments

Sediment grabs; sediment dredges

Description 
Summary

Data on marine habitats for the Celtic Sea generated from the collation of historical habitat data by Aquafact Environmental Consultants as part of the Strategic Environmental Assessment of the Irish and Celtic Seas, and published in the IOSEA 4 Report. The original classes assigned to the data were translated to the EUNIS habitat classification system as part of the MESH Atlantic project.

OriginatorsMarine Institute
Data web sitehttp://www.isde.ie/#/7df77d4e-89a2-4f73-8ff3-1da2a0cfd556
Availability 
OrganisationMarine Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactEimear O'Keeffe (Scientific and Technical Officer)
Address

Marine Institute
Rinville Oranmore
Co. Galway


Ireland

Telephone+353-91-387200
Facsimile+353-91-387201
Emaildatarequests@marine.ie
Administration 
Collating centreMarine Institute
Local identifier595b3632-24fa-11e2-81c1-0800200c9a66
Global identifier5904
Last revised2015-09-14