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IMR Zooplankton North Sea
Falkenhaug, T. (2014). IMR Zooplankton North Sea. Institute of Marine Research, Norway.
Contact: Falkenhaug, Tone

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The IMR zooplankton database holds North Sea data on species composition (abundance), size fractionated biomass as well as biomass for particular zooplankton groups obtained from standard seasonal transects (Utsira-StartPoint, Feie-Shetland, Hanstholm-Aberdeen, Torungen-Hirtshals) and a regional coverage of the northern North Sea and Skagerrak during April-May. Data on species composition are limited.

Biology > Plankton > Zooplankton
Marine/Coastal, Phytoplankton, ANE, North Sea, EurOBIS calculated BBOX

Geographical coverage
ANE, North Sea [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -1,6657; MinLat: 56,9833 - MaxLong: 10,8247; MaxLat: 61,1617 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
From 1989 on [In Progress]

Abundance of biological entity specified elsewhere per unit area of the bed, Phytoplankton abundance, Phytoplankton biomass, Zooplankton abundance, Zooplankton biomass

Institute of Marine Research (IMR)data managerdata creator
Falkenhaug, Tone

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Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-11-04
Information last updated: 2015-03-06
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