Thames catchment (United Kingdom)

This database contains climatic, hydrologic, water quality and biological data for the Thames catchments and some of its main tributary in the UK. They were compiled during the European FP7 funded project MARS. The database is a compilation of datasets that contain mostly information on precipitation, potential evapotranspiration, air temperature, solar radiation, river discharge, groundwater levels, nutrient concentration in some rivers, macroinvertebrate of the basin Thames. The data was obtained from UK Met Office, the National River flow Archive and the National Groundwater Level Archive, the Environment Agency and the Centre for Ecology and Hydrology.

More information on this dataset can be found in the Freshwater Metadatabase - MARS_18 (

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Additional Info

Field Value
Last Updated 23 June 2017, 16:49 (Europe/Berlin)
Created 23 June 2017, 16:49 (Europe/Berlin)
Access constraints internal
Bbox east long -0.01
Bbox north lat 52.20
Bbox south lat 51.00
Bbox west long -2.50
Contact email
Dataset language eng
Dataset reference date 2015-01-01
Dataset reference type publication
Guid MARS_18
Metadata date 2016-09-06
Metadata language eng
Resource type dataset
Responsible party Centre for Ecology and Hydrology
Responsible party role Principal Investigator
Spatial data type Polygon
Spatial harvester true
Temporal extent begin 1961-01-01T00:00:00
Temporal extent end 2014-12-31T00:00:00
Topic category farming, biota, climatologyMeteorologyAtmosphere, environment

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