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BioChem: Nutrients and phytoplankton in Prince Edward Island inlets during late summer to fall (OBIS Canada)
Entry ID: OBIS.BioChem_PEI_Phytoplankton_Monitoring_Program

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Abstract: Inlets of Prince Edward Island (PEI) provide an important source of income, offered by the rapidly growing molluscan shellfish (mostly blue mussels, Mytilus edulis) aquaculture industry. At the same time, some of those inlets have been described as being subject to eutrophication. Nutrient enrichment may be an advantage to the aquaculture industry by stimulating the growth of phytoplankton eaten ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: 46.6   S: 46.04   E: -62.48   W: -63.88

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Bates, S.S. and P.M. Strain
Dataset Title: Nutrients and phytoplankton in Prince Edward Island inlets during late summer to fall. In: Fisheries and Oceans Canada - BioChem archive
Dataset Series Name: OBIS Canada Digital Collections
Dataset Release Date: 2010
Dataset Release Place: Bedford Institute of Oceanography
Dataset Publisher: OBIS Canada
Version: 1
Data Presentation Form: Digital
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-09-26
Stop Date: 2003-12-03
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Bedford Institute of Oceanography, P.O. Box 1006
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-12-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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