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MADAGASCAR National Oceanographic Data Centre - Diatoms
Citation
Dataset Creator: MADAGASCAR National Oceanographic Data Centre, Madagascar Dataset Title: Diatoms Dataset Release Place: Toliara, Madagascar Dataset Publisher: AfrOBIS, South Africa Online Resource: http://www.iobis.org/

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Description
The Madagascar National Oceanographic Data Centre is attached to the University of Toliara. This dataset of diatoms has been collected at three stations in Toliara Bay, and it currently consists of 2754 records of 19 families. more

The Madagascar National Oceanographic Data Centre is attached to the University of Toliara. Some of the research achievements of the Oceanographic Data Centre are: a project for the protection of coastal reefs in south-western Madagascar; a marine biodiversity assessment in the same coastal area; a socio-economic investigation of traditional fishing practices; and bio-ecological surveys to facilitate the development of a sustainable marine park in the Masoala area far away on Madagascar’s northeast coast. This dataset of diatoms has been collected at three stations in Toliara Bay, and it currently consists of 2754 records of 19 families.

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Keywords:
Marine

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AfrOBIS: African Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2012-12-11
Information last updated: 2012-12-11
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