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Cross Sands broadscale survey 1998 (EUROBIS)
Entry ID: Eurobis_781

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Abstract: Broadscale benthic survey undertaken by CEFAS off the east coast of the United

The purpose of this study was to determine whether there was any evidence of a large-scale cumulative impact on benthic macro-invertebrate communities as a result of the multiple sites of aggregate extraction located off Great Yarmouth in the southern North Sea. Forty 0.1m2 Hamon grab samples ... View entire text
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Description: MarBEF Data System "Cross Sands broadscale survey 1998" metadata report
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 52.82   S: 52.18   E: 2.53   W: 1.7

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cooper, K.M., Boyd, S.E. and Rees, H.L
Dataset Title: Cross Sands broadscale survey 1998
Dataset Series Name: EUROBIS
Dataset Release Date: 05 Apr 2006
Dataset Release Place: Essex, UK
Dataset Publisher: Centre for Environment, Fisheries and Aquaculture, Burnham laboratory
Version: 2006-03-31
Data Presentation Form: MS EXCEL
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-01-01
Stop Date: 1998-12-31
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Flanders Marine Institute, Belgium Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +32-(0)59-34 01 55
Fax: +32-(0)59-34 21 31
Email: ward.appeltans at
Contact Address:
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Wandelaarkaai 7
City: Oostende
Postal Code: 8400
Country: Belgium
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Phone: +32-(0)59-34 01 55
Fax: +32-(0)59-34 21 31
Email: bart.vanhoorne at
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Contact Address:
Flanders Marine Institute (VLIZ)
Wandelaarkaai 7
City: Oostende
Country: BELGIUM
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Birchenough, S.; Cooper, K. (2004). SOP for the collection of macrofaunal samples using a 0,1 m? Hamon grab. Uncontrolled copy. Burnham Laboratory Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), 1380(1). CEFAS Burnham Laboratory: Burnham on Crouch, UK. 16 pp.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23

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