Meta-data-set: AMBER SP B4-B6

1.) General description of the data set:

Major elements, trace metals, methane and nutrient data of pore water and groundwater seepage and sediments (one core influenced by groundwater, one core not influenced) at Hel peninsula (Puck Bay/Poland). Pore water samples obtained with groundwater lances.

Second sampling campaign from 31.08.2009 - 04.09.2009

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3.) Last update:

4.) Keywords:

Groundwater discharge, pore water, major and trace elements, nutrients, methane, Puck Bay

5.) Area:

SE Baltic Sea, Puck Bay

6.) Spatial extension:

Transects of seepage of about 100 m length at the beach of Hel peninsula, water depth

about 1 m; two locations sampled with groundwater lances

7.) Spatial resolution:

Pore waters from 0-24 cm sediment depth

8.) Time window:


9.) Temporal resolution:

Selective sampling

10.) Data and arrays:

About 20 parameters

11.) Reference to other data sets:


12.) Data quality (degree of validation):

Geochemical analyses

13.) Where to find the data?

Data available from contact persons

14.) Contact person:

Dr. Olaf Dellwig and Susann Vogler
Seestrasse 15 
D-18119 Rostock