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Macrobenthos in the mouth of the Westerschelde (1984) [Macrobenthos in de monding van de Westerschelde (1984)]
Contact: Vincx, Magda

Availability: Restricted
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Description
in 1984, 13 measurements were done in the Westerschelde Estuary, with an interval of 20-30 days. (approx. every month). Every sample has five replica's of which were 3-5 analysed and the macrobenthos counted.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Terrestrial, Benthos, Biomass, Macrobenthos, Population density, ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde, ANE, Scheldt Estuary

Geographical coverage
ANE, Netherlands, Westerschelde Stations [Marine Regions]
M00050
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1984

Parameters
Macrobenthos biomass, Macrobenthos density, Median grain size, Salinity

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

Publication
Based on this dataset:
Hillewaert, H. (1986). Jaarcyclus van het macrobenthos op een zandig sediment in de monding van de Westerschelde (Nederland). BSc Thesis. Rijksuniversiteit Gent, Faculteit der Wetenschappen: Gent. 90 pp., more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2008-10-02
Information last updated: 2008-10-02
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