Northern GIG Lakes Phytoplankton data (WFD Intercalibration)

Collated for the purposes of intercalibrating the outputs of the Northern GIG WFD lakes phytoplankton classifcation tools. Includes data from a large number of lakes across the GIG region, provided by the participating countries. Excludes data from Norway. Raw phytoplankton data is provided as biovolumes. Raw supporting physico-chem data also included for appropriate time periods. Typology information also included. Note that not all data from this dataset will be made available to the BioFresh portal.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - BFE_32 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated June 23, 2017, 14:46 (UTC)
Created June 23, 2017, 14:46 (UTC)
Bbox east long 31.43
Bbox north lat 69.74
Bbox south lat 50.08
Bbox west long -9.93
Dataset language eng
Guid BFE_32
Metadata date 2014-08-21
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1994-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2009-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, inlandWaters
harvest_object_id 1b0a60f8-7912-4f68-a920-7ac4cd1bbd9c
harvest_source_id 65f99de1-ecac-4e1d-9081-b5dcd8eedffd
harvest_source_title fip-mdb

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