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Projekt Zee - Epibenthos of the Belgian part of the North Sea 1970-1976 [Projekt Zee - Epibenthos van het Belgisch Deel van de Noordzee 1970-1976]
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Description
Epibenthos sampled as part of the "Project Sea" research activities. The data are digitized from technical reports in the frame of the 4DEMON project. more

Inventory on epibenthos (fish and invertebrates species composition and abundance) sampled 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" Epibenthos :

* Rijksstation voor Zeevisserij Oostende (Min. Agr.)

* Laboratorium voor Ekologie en Systematiek (VUB)


Scope
Themes:
Biology > Benthos, Biology > Fish
Keywords:
Marine/Coastal, By-catch, Epibenthos, Shrimp fisheries, ANE, Belgium, Belgian Continental Shelf (BCS), Annelida, Arthropoda, Bryozoa, Chordata, Coelenterata, Crangon crangon (Linnaeus, 1758), Echinodermata, Echiurida, Mollusca, Porifera

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

Temporal coverage
1970 - 1976

Taxonomic coverage
Annelida [WoRMS]
Arthropoda [WoRMS]
Bryozoa [WoRMS]
Chordata [WoRMS]
Coelenterata [WoRMS]
Crangon crangon (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]
Echinodermata [WoRMS]
Echiurida [WoRMS]
Mollusca [WoRMS]
Porifera [WoRMS]

Parameters
Count, Epibenthic species, Species composition, Weight

Related datasets
Parent dataset:
Projekt Zee - Benthos of the Belgian part of the North Sea 1970-1976, more
Child dataset:
Monthly by-catches and stock recordings from scientific shrimp fishery surveys in Belgian Waters (1970-1976), more
Other relations:
Projekt Zee - Marine organisms in a dumping area of organic industrial waste along the Belgian Coast 1970-1976, more
Projekt Zee - Meiobenthos of the Belgian part of the North Sea 1970-1976, more
Projekt Zee - Microphytobenthos of the Belgian part of the North Sea 1970-1976, more

Dataset status: Completed
Data type: Data
Data origin: Research: field survey
Metadatarecord created: 2017-03-21
Information last updated: 2018-06-08
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