Underwater irradiance (PAR)

*DATASET-NAME : Underwater irradiance (PAR) measurements in the water column in the Southern Adriatic Sea, Otranto Strait and Ionian Sea.

*TIME-PERIOD : 1997 to present

*GEOGRAPHIC COVERAGE : Southern Adriatic Sea, Otranto Strait and Northern Ionian Sea

*PROJECT : MASTIII/MTPII/MATER, MAss Transfer and Ecosystem Response

*PARAMETERS : Continuous profiles of natural fluorescence and PAR in the upper 100m of the water column.

*INSTRUMENTS : Natural fluorescence and PAR profiles were measured with a Biospherical PNF-300 Profiling Natural Fluorometer.

*SUMMARY : Data were collected within the framework of multidisciplinary studies aimed at investigating the physical, chemical and biological characteristics of the Adriatic/Ionian basin.


Department of Oceanology
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tel : +39 40 21401

*STORAGE-MEDIUM : Hard disk.

*AVAILABILITY : OGS, Osservatorio Geofisico Sperimentale, charged as Regional Data Center for the Adriatic/Ionian Basin. Data availability is submitted to the originator permission

*COMPLETED-BY : Alfredo Boldrin IBM-(Italy)

*ENTRY-DATE : 1999-10-05

Available Data Set(s) Processing Level
MAI6 AUG 98 - Underwater irradiance (PAR) ARCHIVED
MAI8 FEB 98 - Underwater irradiance (PAR) ARCHIVED

Last update 07/10/1999

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