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MIK: North Sea Midwater Ring Net Herring Larvae Survey
ICES Herring Larvae Survey (1977-2013). Available online at ICES, Copenhagen. Consulted on yyyy-mm-dd.

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The dataset includes information about spatial distribution and abundance of herring larvae in the North Sea based on the data from the MIK Herring Larvae Survey more

The survey is also called for the "Midwater ring net survey". Survey‘s target species are herring and sprat in the North Sea. The survey is conducted annually together with the IBTS q1 survey. The group responsible for the survey design is IBTSWG.

Biology > Fish
Marine/Coastal, Fish larvae, ANE, English Channel, ANE, North Sea, Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758, Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758

Geographical coverage
ANE, English Channel [Marine Regions]
ANE, North Sea [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
From 1977 on [In Progress]

Taxonomic coverage
Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]
Clupea harengus Linnaeus, 1758 [WoRMS]

International Council for the Exploration of the Sea (ICES), moredata managerdata provider

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Eggs and larvae, more

Describing this dataset
ICES (2013). ICES Data Centre, Eggs and Larvae Data Fact Sheet, 2013. ICES: Copenhagen. 22 pp., more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Monitoring: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2013-10-31
Information last updated: 2020-11-17
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