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Glass eel sampling by a volunteer in Wichelen [Glasaalbemonstering vrijwilliger Wichelen]
Contact: Coeck, Johan

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A volunteer samples daily glass eels at the discharge point of the WWTP in Wichelen. Monitoring starts in april-may (start of migration). Measurements available form 2004 and ongoing as long as the volunteer is available

Brackish water, Eels (anguilla anguilla), Elvers, Estuary, ANE, Scheldt Estuary, Belgium, Schelde R., Belgium, Wichelen, Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758)

Geographical coverage
ANE, Scheldt Estuary [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Schelde R. [Marine Regions]
Belgium, Wichelen [Marine Regions]

Temporal coverage
8 May 2004 - 30 May 2010

Taxonomic coverage
Anguilla anguilla (Linnaeus, 1758) [WoRMS]

Count of elvers Methodology
Count of elvers: Catching elvers under stones with a dip net

Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Omgeving; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek (INBO), moredata owner
Vlaamse overheid; Beleidsdomein Omgeving; Instituut voor Natuur- en Bosonderzoek; Aquatisch Beheer, more

Research to migratory fish species in the Scheldt basin, more

Dataset status: In Progress
Data type: Data
Data origin: Data collection
Metadatarecord created: 2010-09-27
Information last updated: 2014-04-15
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