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Macrobenthos from the eastern English Channel in 1999 and 2001
Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd. - UK (2009). Macrobenthos from the eastern English Channel in 1999 and 2001.

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This dataset contains macrobenthos data from the eastern English Channel from 1999 and 2001. more

This dataset is a compilation of 5 individual surveys/datasets. Richard Newell acted as the data provider on behalf of a consortium of commercial aggregate dredging companies who sponsored the surveys. Together they make up the mass of closely-spaced stations in the middle of the eastern English Channel. These surveys were ‘baseline’ studies in advance of applications to commercially dredge the eastern Channel area.

Biology > Benthos, Biology > Ecology - biodiversity
Marine/Coastal, Benthos, Macrobenthos, Zoobenthos, EurOBIS calculated BBOX, UK

Geographical coverage
EurOBIS calculated BBOX Stations
Bounding Box
Coordinates: MinLong: -0,4587; MinLat: 50,2279 - MaxLong: 0,9662; MaxLat: 50,6084 [WGS84]
UK Stations [Marine Regions]
Eastern English Channel

Temporal coverage
1999 - 2001
From 2001 on [Completed]

Area of sample {sampled area} from the bed [BODC]
Benthos biomass
Count (in assayed sample) of biological entity specified elsewhere [BODC]
Macrobenthos density

Marine Ecological Surveys Ltd. (MES), moredata providerdata ownerdata creator
Marine Biological Association of the UK (MBA), moredata provider

Related datasets
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EurOBIS: European Ocean Biodiversity Information System, more
NSBP: North Sea Benthos Project, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research
Metadatarecord created: 2008-09-18
Information last updated: 2016-04-11
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