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National Marine Monitoring Programme data set
Whomersley, P., 2003: National Marine Monitoring Programme. Benthos data of the North Sea, Irish Sea, English Channel from 2002-2003. CEFAS, Burnham On Crouch, UK.
Contact: Whomersley, Paul

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The National Marine Monitoring Programme dataset describes the spatial distribution of contaminants in UK marine waters and their biological status more

The original dataset objective was to fulfil the UK’s mandatory monitoring requirements under the OSPAR Joint Assessment and Monitoring Programme (JAMP) and to monitor long-term trends at selected temporal stations around the UK

Biology, Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Macrobenthos, ANE, English Channel, ANE, Irish Sea, ANE, North Sea, EurOBIS calculated BBOX

Geographical coverage
ANE, English Channel [Marine Regions]
ANE, Irish Sea [Marine Regions]
ANE, North Sea [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -6,0015; MinLat: 50,4295 - MaxLong: 2,0005; MaxLat: 55,0093 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
2002 - 2003


Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture Science; Burnham Laboratory, moredata ownerdata creator
Whomersley, Paul

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
Macroben: Macroben database (Marbef Theme 1 workshop)

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2005-11-09
Information last updated: 2014-01-08
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