European Directory of Marine Environmental Data (EDMED)

Data set information

| Query EDMED |     

General
Data set name

Recording Siltmeter Data from the Humber Estuary and Lincolnshire coast (1992, 1994)

Data holding centreElectronic and Geophysical Services Limited
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time period1992 and 1994
OngoingNo
Geographical area

Humber Estuary and Lincolnshire coast

Observations 
Parameters

Sediment resuspension; Suspended particulate material setting velocity parameters; Sedimentation flux quantification in the water column; Concentration of suspended particulate material in the water column; Suspended particulate material grain size parameters

Instruments

In-situ particle sizers; particulates samplers

Description 
Summary

Data have been collected on a commercial basis on the instructions of (1) Allott and Lomax and (2) the National Rivers Authority (NRA) at sites in the Humber Estuary and off the Lincolnshire Coast respectively. The Humber data were collected from 18th August to 1st September 1992, at heights of 1m and 2.5m above bed level. The Lincolnshire data were collected from 31st July to 2nd October 1992 and from 4th May to 15th June 1994 at a height of 0.5m above bed level.

OriginatorsElectronic and Geophysical Services Limited
Availability 
OrganisationElectronic and Geophysical Services Limited
AvailabilityBy negotiation
ContactMr. D. Waller
Address

Electronic and Geophysical Services Limited
Meon House East Tisted
Alton
Hants
GU34 3QW
United Kingdom

Telephone+44 1420 587291
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1065001
Global identifier791
Last revised2009-10-19