Sorraia catchment (Portugal)

The database presented here contains general and specific information for the Sorraia river basin in Portugal, compiled whithin the context of the FP7 MARS Project. The information is based on multiple datasets from multiple sources and contains data on hydrology, climate, water quality, geomorphological pressures and several biotic elements, including fish, macroinvertebrates, macrophytes and diatoms. The main source of information is the Portuguese Environmental Agency (APA) from the Ministry of the Environment, Territory and Energy.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - MARS_10 (

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated 23 June 2017, 16:46 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 23 June 2017, 16:46 (Europe/Berlin)
Access constraints internal
Bbox east long -7.24
Bbox north lat 39.50
Bbox south lat 38.58
Bbox west long -8.99
Contact email
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2014-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid MARS_10
Licence The dataset needs to be requested from dataset creator with specific conditions of use.
Metadata date 2015-04-22
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Instituto Superior de Agronomia, Universidade de Lisboa
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1990-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2014-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category biota, environment, inlandWaters

Dataset extent

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