NERC Land Ocean Interaction Study (LOIS) River-Atmosphere-Coast Study (RACS) data off the east coast of England (from 1992)
Entry ID: BODC_NERC_LOIS_RACS

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Summary
Abstract: The River-Atmosphere-Coast Study (RACS) of the Natural Environment
Research Council (NERC) of the United Kingdom studies land-sea
interactions in the coastal zone and the major exchanges (physical,
chemical & biological) between rivers and estuaries and the
atmosphere.

The east coast of Britain between Berwick-on-Tweed and Great Yarmouth
is the chosen site for RACS. The coastal marine study ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Land Ocean Interaction Study (LOIS) website at the British
Oceanographic Data Centre (BODC)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 56.0   S: 50.0   E: 3.0   W: -2.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1992-01-01
Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS > ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS > CONTAMINANT LEVELS/SPILLS Parameter Definition
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE > WATER QUALITY/WATER CHEMISTRY > CARCINOGENS > PCB Parameter Definition
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Platform
SHIPS Ancillary Description
Originating Center
Data Center
British Oceanographic Data Centre, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.bodc.ac.uk/

Data Center Personnel
Name: ROY K. LOWRY, DR.
Phone: +44 151 795 4895
Email: enquiries at bodc.ac.uk
Contact Address:
British Oceanographic Data Centre
Joseph Proudman Building
6 Brownlow Street
City: Liverpool
Postal Code: L3 5DA
Country: UNITED KINGDOM
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: gsfc-gcmduso at mail.nasa.gov
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-10-13
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