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Data set name

Oceanographic data from Norrbottens County coast, Sweden (1993-)

Data holding centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
CountrySweden  Sweden
Time period1993 - Ongoing
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Bothnian Bay, Coastal Waters

Observations 
Parameters

Alkalinity, acidity and pH of the water column; Particulate total and organic carbon concentrations in the water column; Chlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies; Wind strength and direction; Nitrite concentration parameters in the water column; Phosphate concentration parameters in the water column; Secchi disk depth; Dissolved total or organic phosphorus concentration in the water column; Salinity of the water column; Temperature of the water column; Nitrate concentration parameters in the water column; Ammonium and ammonia concentration parameters in water bodies

Description 
Summary

Sampling in Norrbotten consists of national monitoring (Ranea) and regional coordinated monitoring in Pitea, Kalix and Lulea. The sampling started in 1993 and comprises hydrography, phyto- and zooplankton, contaminants in biota and sediment, fish and phytobenthos. At present 15 stations are visited 4-8 times a year. Data has been quality controlled.

OriginatorsSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
References

Anon (2011) http://www.lansstyrelsen.se/norrbotten/SiteCollectionDocuments/Sv/publikationer/miljo%20och%20klimat/Tillst%c3%a5ndet%20i%20milj%c3%b6n/Resultatblad%20milj%c3%b6%c3%b6vervakning/RM%c3%96_Bottenfauna_Kustochhav_2010.pdf, Lansstyrelsen Norrbotten; Anon (2010) http://www.lansstyrelsen.se/norrbotten/SiteCollectionDocuments/Sv/publikationer/miljo%20och%20klimat/Tillst%c3%a5ndet%20i%20milj%c3%b6n/Resultatblad%20milj%c3%b6%c3%b6vervakning/Pelagial_Kustochhav_2010.pdf, Lansstyrelsen Norrbotten

Data web sitehttp://smhi.se
Availability 
OrganisationSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactPatrik Stromberg (Shark data manager)
Address

Swedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Folkborgsvagen 1
Norrkoping

SE-601 76
Sweden

Telephone+46-(0)11-495 80 00
Facsimile+46-(0)11-495 80 01
Emailshark@smhi.se
Administration 
Collating centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Local identifierOceanographic data from Norrbottens County coast (1993-)
Global identifier6089
Last revised2015-08-26