Continuous Plankton Recorder database

Occurrence dataset published by Ocean Biogeographic Information System

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Continuous Plankton Recorder database


The Sir Alister Hardy Foundation for Ocean Science (SAHFOS) is an international charity registered in the UK, that operates the Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) survey. The Foundation has been collecting data from the North Atlantic and the North Sea on biogeography and ecology of plankton since 1931.

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