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Continuous Plankton Recorder - MF0422

Summary Objectives:-
Monitor and analyse the incidence of specific plankton species and oceanographic parameters in the North Sea and Shelf areas over an extended time frame.

Key Customer Purpose:-
Provide details of phytoplankton variation over an extended time frame in order to monitor responses to climate change and pollution.
Project Documents
• Final Report : The Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey - Fisheries Investigations   (58k)
Time-Scale and Cost
From: 1998

To: 2002

Cost: £2,561,531
Contractor / Funded Organisations
Sir Alistair Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science
Sea Fish Stocks              
Stock Assessment              
Stock Conservation              
Fields of Study
Marine Fisheries