Report on the Environmental Baseline Survery of the North Falklands Basin by Benthic Solutions 2008

The dataset is a report on the Environmental Baseline Survey in the southern region of the North Falklands Basin in the Falkland Islands to collect sediment and biological data from seven well sites.

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Last Updated December 14, 2020, 09:56 (PST)
Created January 30, 2020, 05:24 (PST)
Region Falkland Islands
Language eng
Topic Category Environment; environmental resources, protection and conservation
Temporal Extent Start 2008-08-28
Temporal Extent End 2009-09-02
Dataset Reference Date 2008
Lineage During August and September 2008, Benthic Solutions Limited carried out an Environmental Baseline Survey in the North Falklands Basin, on survey Vessel Pharos SG. Surveys carried out for Desire Petroleum PLC, Rockhopper Petroleum Limited and Arcadia Petroleum Limited. A double grab-sampler was used to take samples at 77 stations within the well sites to anlayse the sediment and macrofaunal communities, as well as the benthic physico-chemical properties. Report without data is available.
West Longitude -59.5527
South Latitude -50.3658
East Longitude -58.896
North Latitude -49.0926
Spatial Reference System WGS84
Responsible Organisation Name Hidden (personal data protection)
Contact Mail Address Hidden (personal data protection)
Responsible Party Role Hidden (personal data protection)
Access Limitations Restricted, send data request to point of contact
Use Constraints Open, but copyright and/or Intellectual Property Rights apply
Resource Reference Cite data source as: see pdf
Data Format pdf
Update Frequency completed
Accuracy Unknown
Resource Type Report
Original Title Hidden (internal use only)
Metadata Date 2018-04-02
Metadata Point of Contact
Contact Consent Contact details hidden
Unique Resource ID FK-DESIRE-478

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