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BEWREMABI dataset: Belgian Shipwreck - hotspots for Marine Biodiversity: Macrofauna in vicinity of shipwrecks [BEWREMABI dataset: Belgische wrakken - hotspots voor mariene biodiversiteit: Macrofauna in nabijheid van wrakken]
Contact: De Maersschalck, Veronique

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Data was gathered during BEWREMABI project (part of SPSD-II federal science policy programme) sampling campaigns. Macrofauna was sampled in the vicinity of shipwrecks using macrofauna core + scuba.

Biology, Biology > Benthos
Marine/Coastal, Biodiversity, diver, Macrofauna, Shipwrecks, Wrecks, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), EurOBIS calculated BBOX

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: 2,4879; MinLat: 51,2494 - MaxLong: 2,8297; MaxLat: 51,6498 [WGS84]

Temporal coverage
2 April 2004
11 August 2004
16 September 2004
8 October 2004 - 9 October 2004
3 May 2005 - 4 May 2005
18 May 2005
3 June 2005
24 November 2005
8 March 2006
11 May 2006

Macrobenthos density

Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata creatordata owner
De Maersschalck, Veronique
Steyaert, Maaike
Belgian Science Policy (BELSPO)data owner

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
IMERS: Integrated Marine Environmental Samples and Readings, more
Previous version:
Sampling campaigns - Belgian Continental Shelf Wreck Fauna (pilot study)
Other relations:
BEWREMABI dataset: Belgian Shipwreck - hotspots for Marine Biodiversity: Macrofauna on shipwrecks, more
BEWREMABI dataset: Belgian Shipwreck - hotspots for Marine Biodiversity: Meiofauna, more

BEWREMABI: Belgian Shipwreck: hotspots for Marine Biodiversity

Dataset information:

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2007-11-23
Information last updated: 2022-08-16
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