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National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies - Trawling Surveys
Entry ID: instm_trawl

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Abstract: The National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies (INSTM) fo Tunisia
has four laboratories. Regular trawl surveys are done by the Laboratory of
Marine Living Resources to assess the exploitable resource stocks.

This dataset consists of 7664 records of 90 families.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 38.1   S: 17.1   E: 13.37   W: 5.14

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: National Institute of Marine Sciences and Technologies, Republic of Tunisia
Dataset Title: Trawling Surveys
Dataset Release Place: Salambo, Republic of Tunisia
Dataset Publisher: AfrOBIS, South Africa
Online Resource: http://www.iobis.org/
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-04-16
Stop Date: 2006-11-03
Data Resolution
Latitude Resolution: 10 m
Longitude Resolution: 10 m
Horizontal Resolution Range: 1 meter - < 30 meters
ISO Topic Category
TRAWL Ancillary Description
Quality A few records with obvious position errors were taken out.
Access Constraints None.
Use Constraints Acknowledge the use of specific records from contributing databases in the form
appearing in the 'Citation' field thereof (if any); and acknowledge the use of
the OBIS facility.

For information purposes, email to obissupport@marine.rutgers.edu the full
citation of any publication made (printed or electronic) that cites OBIS or any
constituent part.

Recognize the limitations of data in OBIS.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
International Ocean Biogeographic Information System Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.iobis.org/

Data Center Personnel
Phone: (732) 932-6555 x 565
Fax: (732) 932-8578
Email: evberghe at iobis.org
Contact Address:
Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences
Rutgers University
71 Dudley Road
City: New Brunswick
Province or State: NJ
Postal Code: 08901-8521
Country: USA
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Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Format: OBIS Schema
Fees: None
Phone: +216 1 730420
Email: belhassen.malika at instm.rnrt.tn
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-09-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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