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Median grain size on the Belgian continental shelf (UG_RCMG_d50)

Archived data
Availability: Restricted
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Description
Grain-size distribution of the sand fraction on the Belgian continental shelf. Interpolated map using kriging with an external drift based on sedisurf@ database hosted by Ghent University, Renard Centre of Marine Geology (Verfaillie et al. in prep.) with an indication of the sample density.

Scope
Themes:
Geology - Geophysics - Sedimentation, Geology - Geophysics - Sedimentation > Bathymetry - sonar images
Keywords:
Marine, Geostatistics, Granulometry, Kriging with an external drift, Median grain size, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS)

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

Temporal coverage
1976 - 2005

Parameter
Median grain size

Contributors
Universiteit Gent; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Geologie; Renard Centre of Marine Geology (RCMG), moredata ownerdata creator

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Full coverage sediment and bathymetry map of the BCS, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2005-11-28
Information last updated: 2015-12-04
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