Details of Marine Litter dataset 2022


Dataset identification

Title of datasetMarine Litter dataset 2022
Narrative summary of datasetThe dataset contains information regarding marine litter on the Romanian beaches, collected during 3 seasons: winter, spring and autumn. The methodology used is MSFD related and 9 beach sectors were monitored, from Vama Veche (South) to Edighiol (DanuBe Delta Biosphere Reserve).
Summary of processing methodologyThe data is processed by Mare Nostrum team, after the instructions included "Guidance on Monitoring of Marine Litter in European Seas" and MSFD.
Start date2022-02-01
End date2022-11-30

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameNon-governmental environmental organization "Mare Nostrum"
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability


Latitude north boundary44.58
Longitude east boundary28.9
Latitude south boundary43.74
Longitude west boundary28.55
Sea areaBlack Sea

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typePollution
ParameterBeach litter abundance
Instrument typeobservers
Platform typeland or seafloor

Process information

Submitting organisationNon-governmental environmental organization "Mare Nostrum"
Submission identifier (UUID)d1624682-b167-4741-81f6-3115e9720514
Date of dataset creation2023-05-15
Date of dataset revision2023-05-29
Date of metadata creation2023-05-26
Date of metadata latest revision2023-05-29
Date of publishing2023-05-31
Date of processed dataset publication2023-07-17
Processing data centreNational Institute for Marine Research and Development "Grigore Antipa"
Summary record-ID1338