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OMES: Examination of the plankton and organic matter in the flemish part of the Scheldt estuary [OMES: Onderzoek naar het plankton en organisch materiaal in de Zeeschelde]
Laboratory for Ecology and Sytematics - VUB, Belgium; (2007): OMES: Examination of the plankton and organic matter in the flemish part of the Scheldt estuary.

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All data concerning plankton and organic matter gathered by Vrije Universiteit van Brussel (VUB) - ECOL in the frame of the first fase of OMES 1995-1998.

Biology > Organic (& bio-) chemistry, Biology > Plankton, Coastal studies (e.g. shores, estuaries), Water composition, Water composition > Suspended matter - turbidity
Fresh water, Brackish water, Environmental monitoring, Inorganic carbon, Organic matter, Particulate organic matter, Phytoplankton, Plankton, ANE, Scheldt Estuary, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp Harbour, Zandvliet Lock, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Appels, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Bazel, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Dendermonde, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Kruibeke, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Mariekerke, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Melle, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Steendorp, Belgium, Zeeschelde, Wetteren

Geographical coverage
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Zeeschelde Stations [Marine Regions]
Boei 105
Coordinates: Long: 4,3211; Lat: 51,2527 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 146758; Y: 215812 [Lambert 72/50]
Coordinates: Long: 4,0678; Lat: 51,0489 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 128985; Y: 193176 [Lambert 72/50]
Coordinates: Long: 4,2184; Lat: 51,122 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 139560; Y: 201274 [Lambert 72/50]
Coordinates: Long: 3,9582; Lat: 51,0136 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 121274; Y: 189286 [Lambert 72/50]
Coordinates: Long: 4,131; Lat: 51,0537 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 133417; Y: 193690 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,3928; Lat: 51,2238 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 151768; Y: 212592 [Lambert 72/50]
Boei 92
Coordinates: Long: 4,2944; Lat: 51,2958 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 144900; Y: 220600 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Antwerp Harbour, Zandvliet Lock Stations [Marine Regions]
Boei 87
Coordinates: Long: 4,2619; Lat: 51,3483 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 142642; Y: 226445 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Appels Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,3928; Lat: 51,2238 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 151768; Y: 212592 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Bazel Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,3269; Lat: 51,1434 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 147160; Y: 203643 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Dendermonde Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,1046; Lat: 51,0354 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 131557; Y: 191662 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Kruibeke Stations [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Mariekerke Stations
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Melle Stations [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Steendorp Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 4,2722; Lat: 51,1228 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 143325; Y: 201362 [Lambert 72/50]
Belgium, Zeeschelde, Wetteren Stations [Marine Regions]
Coordinates: Long: 3,8752; Lat: 51,0078 [WGS84]
Coordinates: X: 115450; Y: 188672 [Lambert 72/50]

Temporal coverage
1995 - 1998

Chlorophyll a, Chlorophyll b, Particulate Carbon, Particulate inorganic carbon (PIC), Particulate organic carbon (POC), Suspended material

Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Faculteit Wetenschappen; Vakgroep Biologie; Laboratorium voor Ecologie en Systematiek (ECOL), more

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
OMES monitoring data van de Zeeschelde sinds 1995, more
Following versions:
OMES: Monitoring phytoplankton in the Zeeschelde, more
OMES: Monitoring the carbon cycle in the flemish part of the Scheldt estuary, more

Based on this dataset
Maris, T. et al. (Ed.) (2013). Onderzoek naar de gevolgen van het Sigmaplan, baggeractiviteiten en havenuitbreiding in de Zeeschelde op het milieu. Geïntegreerd eindverslag van het onderzoek verricht in 2012. ECOBE 013-R173. Universiteit Antwerpen: Antwerpen. 208 + bijlagen pp., more

Dataset status: Completed
Metadatarecord created: 2007-11-06
Information last updated: 2017-07-17
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