Details of Beach litter monitoring data 2019 (Estonia)


Dataset identification

Title of datasetBeach litter monitoring data 2019 (Estonia)
Narrative summary of datasetData collected in frames of MSFD Marine Litter Monitoring from Estonian beaches
Summary of processing methodologyThe methodology used for monitoring has been used in the Baltic Sea Region since 2011. The methodology is based on the recommendations issued by UNEP / IOC in 2009, which have been further developed taking into account the recommendations of HELCOM, OSPAR and the European Commission's JRC Marine Litter working group.
Start date2019-04-17
End date2019-11-12

Responsible organisations

Organisation nameKeep the Estonian Sea Tidy Association
Role of organisationOriginator of Dataset

Dataset availability

Original dataset download link
Date of original dataset publication2020-12-02
Dataset formatDatabase
Public accessNo limitations
License for useODC-ODbL
Link to dataset after processing by data centre{6D672AD8-AA13-4297-854D-8A709655CC09}


Latitude north boundary59.581785449988
Longitude east boundary28.103985149273
Latitude south boundary57.660257931168
Longitude west boundary20.984844524273
Sea areaBaltic Sea

Data types, collection and processing

Observation typeOther physical oceanographic measurements
ParameterBeach litter abundance

Process information

Submitting organisationEstonian Environment Agency
Submission identifier (UUID)2a8725be-c62c-4721-a482-0e9afabbb851
Date of dataset creation2020-11-25
Date of metadata creation2020-11-26
Date of metadata latest revision2020-11-27
Date of publishing2020-12-02
Date of processed dataset publication2020-12-09
Processing data centreDepartment of Marine Systems at Tallinn University of Technology
Summary record-ID713