Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring data in function of wind energy development in the Belgian part of the North Sea

Epibenthos and demersal fish monitoring in function of wind energy development. Trawl samples were taken within the wind farms (between the turbine rows, just outside the edges of the concessions and at reference stations Sampling activities were in Febuary-March and/or in September-October from 2005.

8 meter shrimp trawl (22 mm mesh in the cod end) equipped with a bolder chain. The net was towed during 15 minutes at an average speed of 4 knots.

Data and Resources

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Additional Info

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Source http://www.gbif.org/dataset/ebedfe50-dd03-4028-9506-7d43f83878cd
Last Updated June 25, 2021, 07:44 (UTC)
Created June 25, 2021, 07:44 (UTC)
Dataset type SAMPLING_EVENT
Source DarwinCore Archive http://ipt.vliz.be/eurobis/archive.do?r=epi_benth_windmills
GBIF UUID ebedfe50-dd03-4028-9506-7d43f83878cd
Administrative contact Gert Van Hoey - Gert.Vanhoey@ilvo.vlaanderen.be
Metadata author Gert Van Hoey - Gert.Vanhoey@ilvo.vlaanderen.be