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Svalbard Tidal Zone data
Węslawski J. M. (1997). Svalbard tidal zone data. Polish Academy of Sciences; Institute of Oceanology (IOPAS), Poland.

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Data were collected as part of wider coastal management programmes, sponsored by the Norwegian Polar Research Institute. The main purpose of this data collection was to present an ecological inventory of the Svalbard Archipelago and to map the areas of great biological importance.

Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Biology > Macroalgae
Marine, Algae, Benthos, Macrobenthos, Rocky shores, ANE, Norway, Svalbard

Geographical coverage
ANE, Norway, Svalbard [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1988 - 1993

Density, Presence of biota

Polish Academy of Sciences; Institute of Oceanology (IOPAN), moredata ownerdata creatordata manager

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EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
LargeNet database

Describing this dataset
Weslawski, J.M.; Wiktor, J.; Zajaczkowski, M.; Swerpel, S. (1993). Intertidal zone of Svalbard: 1. Macroorganism distribution and biomass. Polar Biol. 13(2): 73-79
Weslawski, J.M.; Zajaczkowski, M.; Wiktor, J.; Szymelfenig, M. (1997). Intertidal zone of Svalbard: 3. Littoral of a subarctic, oceanic island: Bjornoya. Polar Biol. 18(1): 45-52
Weslawski, J.M.; Wiktor, J.; Zajaczkowski, M.; Futsaeter, G.; Moe, K.A. (1997). Vulnerability assessment of Svalbard intertidal zone for oil spills. Est., Coast. and Shelf Sci. 44: 33-41

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2007-10-04
Information last updated: 2008-10-17
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