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Environmental impact assessment of oil pollution accident in Gialova lagoon and Navarino Bay

Latest version published by Test Organisation #1 on May 11, 2016 Test Organisation #1

National Project on the consequences of the Navarino Oil spill, in 1994. A data set of benthic brackish water invertebrates from Gialova lagoon (SW Pelopponese), Ionian Sea, Greece, collected on four sampling periods between April 1995 and March 1996. Includes seven sampling stations, each with five replicates for abundance counts for each sampling period and also biomass (dry weight and ash-free) for each station/sampling period. A set of 18 environmental variables, including temp, pH, Rdx, particulate organic matter, dissolved oxygen, salinity, chlorophyll-a, were also measured for each sampling station-sampling period combination.

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How to cite

Researchers should cite this work as follows:

Dounas C.,1996: Environmental impact assessment of oil pollution accident in Gialova lagoon and Navarino Bay. Hellenic Centre for Marine Research, Greece

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The publisher and rights holder of this work is Test Organisation #1. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non Commercial (CC-BY-NC) 4.0 License.

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Keywords

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Contacts

Who created the resource:

Stamatina Nikolopoulou
Data manager
Hellenic Center for Marine Research Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture GR

Who can answer questions about the resource:

Stamatina Nikolopoulou
Data manager
Hellenic Center for Marine Research Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture GR

Who filled in the metadata:

Stamatina Nikolopoulou
Data manager
Hellenic Center for Marine Research Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture GR

Who else was associated with the resource:

Owner
Costas Dounas
Dataset owner
Hellenic Center for Marine Research Institute of Marine Biology, Biotechnology and Aquaculture GR

Geographic Coverage

Gialova lagoon (SW Pelopponese), Ionian Sea, Greece

Bounding Coordinates South West [36.945, 21.662], North East [36.968, 21.677]

Taxonomic Coverage

Annelida, Crustacea, Chironomidae, Mollusca, Phoronida, Nemertina, Anthozoa, Nematoda, Echinodermata

Phylum  Annelida

Temporal Coverage

Start Date / End Date 1995-05-27 / 1996-03-24

Sampling Methods

Van Veen Grab, Hand operated 0.04m²

Study Extent Gialova Lagoon, Ionian Sea, Greece

Method step description:

  1. Area sampled by equipment is 0.04m². The following measurements were taken: (1) Dry weight (DW) and ash-free dry weight (AF) biomass; (2) Counts of individuals species present; (3) Environmental including: Tmp (sed): temperature at the bottom surface; Rdx(sed)0: Eh value at the bottom surface (0cm); Rdx(sed)2: Eh value at the first 2cm of the sediment; Rdx(sed)4: Eh value at the first 4cm of the sediment; POC: particulate organic matter concentration at the first 2 cm of the sediment; Chl-a: Chlorophyl-a concentration at the first 2 cm of the sediment; PhPgm: Total paheopigments concentration at the first 2 cm of the sediment; Md: sediment mean grain size; SlCl: percentage of slit clay in the sediments; Dst: distance from the canal opening; Sal: Salinity; dis.O2: dissolved oxygen consentration in the water column; pH; NH4: ammonium concentartion in the water column; NO3: nitrate concentration in the water column; NO2: nitrite concentration in the water column; PO4: phosphate concentration in the water column; SiO4: silicate concentration in the water column;

Bibliographic Citations

  1. ARVANITIDIS C, KOUTSOUBAS D, DOUNAS C, ELEFTHERIOU A (1999) Annelid fauna of a Mediterranean lagoon (Gialova Lagoon, South-West Greece): Community structure in a severely fluctuating environment. Journal of Marine Biological Association of the United Kingdom, 79: 849-856.
  2. KOUTSOUBAS D, DOUNAS C, ARVANITIDIS C, KORNILIOS S, PETIHAKIS G, TRIANTAFYLLOU G, ELEFTHERIOU A (2000) Macrobenthic community structure and disturbance assessment in a Mediterranean lagoon (Gialova lagoon, Ionian Sea). ICES Journal of Marine Science 57: 1472-1480
  3. TRIANTAFYLLOU G, PETIHAKIS G, DOUNAS C, KOUTSOUBAS D, ARVANITIDIS C, ELEFTHERIOU A (2000) Τemporal variations on benthic communities and their behaviour to physicochemical forcing. Α numerical approach. ICES Journal of Marine Science 57: 1507-1516

Additional Metadata

Alternative Identifiers http://eubon-ipt.gbif.org/resource?r=ionian-brackish-lagoon