Engure marine site - Latvia

Western part of the Gulf of Riga (the Baltic Sea) littoral and sublitoral zone. The marine site is located on the west coast of the Gulf, in the Engure Nature protected area. The monitoring activities are based on three transects which represent an open area of very similar substrate type. These transects are located on the tip of Mersrags, 2.5 km northwards from the port of Mersrags. Long-term studies of the Gulf of Riga coastal zone communities and macrophytes as the key component of littoral zone under natural and anthropogenic impact and possible threats to the littoral zone biological resources. The SCUBA diving is used in marine site assessment.

Identifier
Source https://deims.org/3706b1ea-2aad-4363-bf4d-ba3ccba584e6
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Metadata Access https://deims.org/api/sites/3706b1ea-2aad-4363-bf4d-ba3ccba584e6
Provenance
Creator Elmira Boikova
Publisher Long-Term Ecosystem Research in Europe
Contributor DEIMS-SDR Site and Dataset registry deims.org
Publication Year 2018
Rights No conditions apply to access and use; no limitations to public access
OpenAccess true
Representation
Language English
Format text/html
Discipline Environmental Monitoring
Spatial Coverage (23.133W, 57.337S, 23.167E, 57.347N)