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Data set name

Zoobenthos Monitoring in the Gulf of Bothnia (1983-)

Data holding centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
CountrySweden  Sweden
Time period1983 - Ongoing
OngoingYes
Geographical area

Gulf of Bothnia

Observations 
Parameters

Zoobenthos taxonomic abundance; Zoobenthos taxonomy-related wet weight biomass per unit area of the bed

Description 
Summary

Project objectives: to seek and follow long-term local, regional and large scale trends in macrofauna species composition, abundance and biomass in the Gulf of Bothnia region.

OriginatorsUmea Marine Sciences Centre, UMF
References

Cedervall, H. (1997) BIOMAD1.1. Gulf of Bothniar Zoobenthos,

Data web sitehttp://www.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)31-751 8975
Facsimile+46-(0)11-495 80 01
Emailshark@smhi.se
Administration 
Collating centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Local identifier18011001
Global identifier97
Last revised2015-08-26