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  Resource Id: urn:geoss:csr:resource:urn:uuid:4b5ca97b-10b5-45d8-b11f-d939eeb311f3
  Name: Continuous Plankton Recorder Survey
  Abbreviation: CPR
  Description: Continuous Plankton Recorder dataset is unique in having comparable data on the geographical distribution, seasonal cycles and year-to-year changes in abundance of plankton over a large spatial area. There is no other survey in the world with 80 years of marine plankton data. The CPR Survey's marine monitoring programme has been collecting data from the North Atlantic and the North Sea on the ecology and biogeography of plankton since 1931, and the North Pacific since 1999. Currently there are plans to expand the survey into new seas and to provide a central data repository for all CPR surveys around the globe providing Global CPR dataset
  GEO Member or Participating Organisation :
United Kingdom
  Responsible Organisation: Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science
  Resource Information URL: http://www.sahfos.org
  Resource Interface URL:
Resource Contact Information
  Contact Name: Darren Stevens
  Contact Email: dpst@sahfos.ac.uk
Resource Category
  datasets
Societal Benefit Areas
  Biodiversity
  Climate
  Ecosystems
Resource Status
  continuousOperation
GEOSS Data Core
  GEOSS DataCore
Ontology Reference
  Water Algal Blooms
Standard Classification
  OpenGIS Web Feature Service (WFS) 1.1 Implementation Specification
Standard Supportive
  Darwin Core - Status: PENDING
Last Update Date
  2012-01-18
Date Modified
  2012-01-18