Details of Integrated chlorophyll


Dataset identification

Title of datasetIntegrated chlorophyll
Narrative summary of datasetThis dataset contains monitoring data along the swedish coast for chlorophyll concentrations in the surface water. Usually a hose is lowered from the surface down to 10 or 20m and then enclosed, the water is then mixed and analysed for chlorophyll-a concentration.
Summary of processing methodologyHelcome combine manual
Project/programmeSwedish national monitoring of OSPAR and HELCOME stations for integrated Chl-a
Start date1982-01-01
End date2017-01-01

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Role of organisationDataset Holding Organisation

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Dataset formatDatabase
Public accessNo limitations
License for useCC-BY 4.0


Latitude north boundary66.60297718917
Longitude east boundary26.302227336773
Latitude south boundary52.991825835195
Longitude west boundary5.8237117117731
Coordinate reference systemWorld Geodetic System 84

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeOther organic chemical measurements
ParameterChlorophyll pigment concentrations in water bodies
Data quality processing informationAll data are qualitycontrolled by SMHI and ICES standards

Process information

Submitting organisationSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Submission identifier (UUID)817f9b91-4589-413b-8075-138e3517e2c4
Date of dataset creation2018-03-01
Date of metadata creation2018-03-26
Date of metadata latest revision2018-03-29
Date of publishing2018-04-03
Processing data centreSwedish Meteorological and Hydrological Institute
Summary record-ID108