French lakes - Phytoplankton database

This database contains phytoplankton surveys in France from national monitoring. 3 or 4 campaigns per year and per lake with chlorophyll-a concentrations and specific composition are available.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BF_W_83-L-CM (

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 8.33
Bbox north lat 42.20
Bbox south lat 51.21
Bbox west long -5.10
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2016-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BF_W_83-L-CM
Licence contact data holder for specifications
Metadata date 2014-08-21
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 2005-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2008-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, environment, inlandWaters
harvest_object_id 674ea341-3230-42e4-9d48-a79ef1305769
harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb

Dataset extent