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Habitat value of a developing estuarine brackish marsh for fish and macrocrustaceans in the Western Scheldt [Habitatwaarde van een estuariene schor in ontwikkeling voor vissen en macrocrustaceeën in de Westerschelde]
Contact: Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (UGent-MARBIOL), more

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Description
Species composition, biomass and density of the necton was compared between a mature (Saeftinghe) and a developing (Sieperda) marsh. Results are recorded in this database.

Scope
Themes:
Biology, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity, Coastal studies (e.g. shores, estuaries)
Keywords:
Brackish water, Terrestrial, Habitat, Quality, Salt marshes, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Sieperdaschor, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge, ANE, Scheldt Estuary, Crustacea, Pisces

Geographical coverage
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Sieperdaschor [Marine Regions]
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, Verdronken Land van Saeftinge [Marine Regions]
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
April 1999 - October 1999

Taxonomic coverage
Crustacea [WoRMS]
Pisces [WoRMS]

Parameters
Biomass of necton, Current velocity water, Necton density, Salinity, Species composition necton, Total detritus, Turbidity, Water level

Contributors
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Onderzoeksgroep Mariene Biologie (MARBIOL), moredata ownerdata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Factors influencing the habitat value of tidal marshes for nekton in the Westerschelde estuary, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Hampel, H. (2003). Factors influencing the habitat value of tidal marshes for nekton in the Westerschelde estuary. PhD Thesis. University of Gent: Gent. 148 + appendices pp., more
Hampel, H. (2004). Factors influencing the habitat value of tidal marshes for nekton in the Westerschelde estuary, in: Mees, J. et al. (Ed.) (2004). VLIZ Young Scientists' Day, Brugge, Belgium 5 March 2004: book of abstracts. VLIZ Special Publication, 17: pp. 144-148, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2007-08-10
Information last updated: 2015-12-04
All data in IMIS is subject to the VLIZ privacy policy