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Macrobenthos monitoring in function of dredge disposal monitoring in the Belgian part of the North Sea
Citable as data publication
Bio-environmental research group; Institute of Agricultural and Fisheries research (ILVO), Belgium; (2016): Macrobenthos monitoring in function of dredge disposal monitoring in the Belgian part of the North Sea. https://doi.org/10.14284/200

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Description
Macrobenthos monitoring in function of the disposal of dredged material. more

Sampling area: The five dumping locations along the Belgian coast Sampling frequency: Autumn-spring sampling before 2010, afterwards only autumn sampling. Since 2012, dumping site Nieuwpoort and Oostende were only samples once over a three year period, the other sites yearly.

Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos
Keywords:
Marine, Dredging, Macrobenthos, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS)

Geographical coverage
ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS) [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 2004 on [In Progress]

Contributors
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Landbouw en Visserij; Instituut voor landbouw- , visserij en voedingsonderzoek; Kenniseenheid: Dier; Aquatisch Milieu en Kwaliteit, more Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Landbouw en Visserij; Instituut voor landbouw- , visserij en voedingsonderzoek; Kenniseenheid: Dier; Aquatisch Milieu en Kwaliteit; Biologisch milieuonderzoeksgroep, moredata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
ILVO macrobenthos in soft sediments: macrobenthos monitoring in the Belgian Part of the North Sea since 1979, more
Published in:
EurOBIS: European Ocean Biogeographic Information System, more

Publication
Based on this dataset:
De Backer, A. et al. (2014). Similar diversity-disturbance responses to different physical impacts: Three cases of small-scale biodiversity increase in the Belgian part of the North Sea. Mar. Pollut. Bull. 84(1-2): 251–262. hdl.handle.net/10.1016/j.marpolbul.2014.05.006, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-11-05
Information last updated: 2016-06-27
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