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Projekt Zee - Scheldt estuary datasets 1970-1976 [Projekt Zee - Datasets Schelde 1970-1976]
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Description
Biotic observations and environmental measurements for the sampling campaigns in the Scheldt estuary in the context of "Project Sea". The data are digitized from technical reports in the frame of the 4DEMON project. more

The dataset contains information on biota (phytoplankton and bacteriology) and abiota (heavy metals, nutrients, meteo-and hydrological, microbiological aspects of pollution) for the Scheldt estuary in the framework of "Project Sea" (1970-1976), the first Belgian marine research program in the Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS).

Following laboratories participated in "Projekt Zee" Scheldt :

* Laboratorium voor Fyto-hydrobiologie / Algologie (KUL)

* Laboratorium voor Analytische Scheikunde (VUB)

* Laboratorium voor Ekologie en Systematiek (VUB)

* Laboratorium voor Microbiologie en Hygïene (VUB)

* Institut de Chimie Industrielle, Service Environnement (ULB)

* Unité d'Océanologie, Collectif de Bio-écologie (ULB)

* Unité d'Histophysiologie, Collectif de Bio-écologie (ULB)

* Laboratoire de Zoologie (ULB)

* Laboratoire d'Océanologie (ULG)

* Laboratoire de Chimie Analytique (ULG)

* Labo de Chimie der Force Navale

* Laboratoire de Recherches Hydrauliques Borgerhout

* Rijkswaterstaat Directie Zeeland, Studiedienst Vlissingen

* Force Navale - Zeemacht

* Institut d'Hygiène et d'Epidémiologie, Ministère de la Santé publique, de la Famille et de l'Environnement (IHE)


Scope
Themes:
Biology > Pigments (e.g. chlorophyll), Biology > Plankton > Phytoplankton, Environmental quality/pollution, Water composition > Bulk chemistry (e.g. pH, TCO2), Water composition > Dissolved gases, Water composition > Nutrients, Water composition > Other inorganic chemistry, Water composition > Suspended matter - turbidity
Keywords:
Marine, Brackish water, Terrestrial, Aerobic bacteria, Antibiotics, Biological oxygen demand, Coliform bacteria, Heavy metals, Heterotrophic bacteria, Marine bacteria, Microbiological analysis, Pesticides, Water microbiology, Water pollution, ANE, Scheldt Estuary

Geographical coverage
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
1970 - 1976

Parameters
Air pressure, Air temperature, Ammonia (NH3)-nitrogen (N), Ammonium (NH4+), Bacterial density, Cadmium (Cd), Chemical oxygen demand, Chlorophyll a, Chromium (Cr), Copper (Cu), Count of bacteria , Count of phytoplankton, Current direction, Dissolved oxygen (O2), Faecal Streptococcus, Iron (Fe), Lead (Pb), Manganese (Mn), Mercury (Hg), Nitrate (NO3-), Nitrate (NO3-) + Nitrite (NO2-), Nitrite (NO2-), Organic matter (OM), Oxygen (O) saturation, pH, Phaeophytin a, Phosphate (PO43-), Phytoplankton abundance, Phytoplankton density, Salinity, Silica (SiO2), Total Coliforms, Turbidity, Water temperature, Watercolour, Wind direction, Wind speed, Zinc (Zn)

Contributors
KU Leuven (KULeuven), moredata creator
Université Libre de Bruxelles (ULB), moredata creator
Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Laboratorium voor Ecologie en Systematiek (ECOL), moredata creator

Related datasets
Child datasets:
Projekt Zee - Scheldt estuary biotic data 1970-1976, more
Projekt Zee - Scheldt estuary environmental data 1970-1976, more
Other relation:
Projekt Zee - Belgian part of the North Sea datasets 1970-1976, more

Project
Projekt Zee, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2017-03-10
Information last updated: 2018-06-08
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