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General
Data set name

Gamma Monitoring carried out by Argyll and Bute Council (1986-)

Data holding centreArgyll and Bute Council
CountryUnited Kingdom  United Kingdom
Time periodFrom 1986 onwards
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Coastline and inland

Observations 
Parameters

Radioactivity in biota; Geological sample radioactivity; Radioactivity in the water column

Instruments

Radiometers; gamma-ray spectrometers

Description 
Summary

Monthly samples using 6-80 monitor carried out in accordance with west of Scotland environmental radiation monitoring scheme and accredited by Larrmac.

OriginatorsArgyll and Bute Council
Availability 
OrganisationArgyll and Bute Council
AvailabilityUnrestricted
ContactLisa Robinson (Specialist Environmental Health Officer)
Address

Argyll and Bute Council
Development and Environment Services Kilmory
Lochgilphead
Argyll
PA31 8RT
United Kingdom

Telephone01545 604106
Emaillisa.robinson@argyll-bute.gov.uk
Administration 
Collating centreBritish Oceanographic Data Centre
Local identifier1109002
Global identifier916
Last revised2009-12-01