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MONIT-Seawater: Monitoring waterquality of the Belgian Continental Shelf and the Scheldt estuary
Contact: Belgisch Marien Data Centrum (IRScNB/KBIN-BMDC), more

Availability: The data can be made available upon request, please use contact information.

Description
Monitoring and evaluation of the quality of the marine environment of the Belgian Continental Shelf and the Scheldt estuary. Nutrients, salinity, temperature, suspended matter, dissolved oxygen, chlorophyll-a, phaeopigment, TOC, POC, DON and optical parameters are measured in the water column.

Scope
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Terrestrial, Environmental monitoring Facilities, Water quality, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), ANE, Scheldt Estuary

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

Temporal coverage
From 1976 on [In Progress]

Parameters
Chlorophyll a, Dissolved oxygen (O2), Nutrients, Organic nitrogen (N), Particulate organic carbon (POC), Phaeopigment, Salinity, Suspended material, Temperature, Total organic carbon (TOC)

Contributors
Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen; Departement Beheer van het Mariene Ecosysteem; Beheerseenheid Mathematisch Model Noordzee en Schelde-estuarium; Belgisch Marien Data Centrum (BMDC), more
Koninklijk Belgisch Instituut voor Natuurwetenschappen; Operationele Directie Natuurlijk Milieu (OD Natuur), moredata creatordata manager

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Monitoring hydrography, water quality & contaminants for the Belgian continental shelf area and Western Scheldt, more

Project
MONIT: Monitoring the Belgian Continental Shelf and the Scheldt estuary, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2015-10-05
Information last updated: 2015-10-05
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