Lake Vortsjarv hydrochemical and hydrobiological monitoring database

Monitoring data from Lake Vortsjarv dating back to 1964 (varies among parameters). Measured parameters include hydrochemistry, microbiology, phytoplankton, metazooplankton, protozooplankton, macrophytes, macrozoobenthos and background data. The fish data, also available for this lake, are not included in this database. An overview of the present database is given in the paper; Peeter Nõges, Andu Kangur, Ain Järvalt and Tiina Nõges (2001) History of Hydrological and Biological Investigations of Lake Võrtsjärv. Proc. Estonian Acad. Sci. Biol. Ecol. 50 (3): 180-193.

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Last Updated 23 June 2017, 16:48 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 23 June 2017, 16:48 (Europe/Berlin)
Access constraints internal
Contact email
Dataset language est
Dataset reference date 2001-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid BFE_8
Metadata date 2015-02-20
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Estonian University of Life Sciences
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1964-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2013-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, environment, inlandWaters