Pollution data from the Northwestern Pacific and Indian Ocean under the IOC/MARPOLMON ProjectEntry ID: JNODC_MARPOLMON
Abstract: The JODC Marpolmon Data contains Oil Slick, Tar Ball, Beach Tar and
Hydrocarbon collected by IOC Marine Pollution Monitoring
Programme(MARPOLMON)which was implemented in 1980 after taking over
Marine Pollution Monitoring Pilot Programme (MAPMOPP, 1975 to 1980) to
monitor marine pollution spreading in parts of oceans on a global
scale and to evaluate pollution problems in marine
environment. Samples may have been collected near marine discharge sites
or during monitoring surveys of large ocean areas. JODC is one of
RNODC for MARPOLMON for the WESTPAC region.
Data in these files are available as copies of specified data subsets
on magnetic tapes, floppy disks,CD-ROMs or printed form.
Start Date: 1975-01-01Stop Date: 1989-12-31
Distribution Media: magnetic tape,floppy disk, CD-ROM, online files
Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2007-03-08