Fish Database of European Streams

The aim of the FAME-project ("Development, Evaluation and Implementation of a standardised Fish-based Assessment Method for the Ecological Status of European Rivers") was developing, evaluating and implementing a fish-based assessment method for the ecological status of rivers. The database covers 12 countries and contains more than 15000 sites.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BF17 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 23, 2017, 14:49 (UTC)
Created June 23, 2017, 14:49 (UTC)
Bbox east long 28.12
Bbox north lat 68.38
Bbox south lat 36.22
Bbox west long -9.46
Contact email
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2005-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BF17
Licence IHG/BOKU was project partner of FAME and is allowed to use the data for analysis and publications. other partners/institutions must ask the data providers of the database if the data can be used.
Metadata date 2011-09-13
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Institute of Hydrobiology and Aquatic Ecosystem Management
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1955-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2002-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, environment, inlandWaters
harvest_object_id e3453825-8de6-4a76-97b8-8ba0d3dc21f6
harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb

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