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Kongsfjorden monitoring data - grid - 2006
Citation
Kędra M. (2006). Kongsfjorden monitoring data – grid – 2006. Polish Academy of Sciences, Institute of Oceanology (IOPAS), Poland.
Contact: Kedra, Monika

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Description
In 1997 and 1998 soft-bottom fauna of the arctic glacial fjord Kongsfjorden was extensively sampled and major communities were identified along the fjord axis, which were believed to be related to the diminishing influence of the glacial activity. This set of data was collected as part of a PhD programme and was the result of repeated sampling in search for natural or climate driven community changes.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Keywords:
Marine, Benthos, Biodiversity, Macrobenthos, PNE, Norway, Svalbard, Spitsbergen

Geographical coverage
PNE, Norway, Svalbard, Spitsbergen [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
July 2006

Parameter
Density

Contributors
Polish Academy of Sciences; Institute of Oceanology (IOPAN), moredata creatordata provider

Related datasets
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more
(Partly) included in:
LargeNet database, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2008-07-04
Information last updated: 2016-04-27
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