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Metadatabase view - dataset: Monitoring data from the federal state Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany)

General information

dataset entry ID:
BFE_92
name of the dataset:
full name of the dataset:
Monitoring data from the federal state Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany)
dataset short name:
Monitoring data Rhineland-Palatinate
type of dataset (more information):
species distribution data
data type:
point data/observation data
short description of the dataset/summary:
The dataset consists of occurrence data of the aquatic organism groups fish, macroinvertebrates and macrophytes that were sampled in the German federal state Rhineland-Palatinate between 2006 and 2009. The sampling was conducted according to the protocols of the national monitoring programme for implementation of the Water Framework Directive.
keywords according to GCMD:
topic:
Biosphere
ISO topic category according to ISO 19115:
Biota, Inland Waters
INSPIRE keywords according to GEMET:
own science keywords:
Monitoring data, Water Framework Directive, Fish, Macroinvertebrates, Macrophytes

Technical and administrative specifications

data format:
Excel
operating system:
all operating systems
German
current access level:
restricted access
currently available through GBIF:
no
exchange planned:
no
Do you plan to publish the data on the Freshwater Biodiversity Data Portal:
update level:
update planned
type:
internal description
language:
German
contact details:
metadata contact person:
first, last name:
Veronica
 
Dahm
phone:
(+49)2011834724
email:
veronica.dahm@uni-due.de
institution:
University of Duisburg-Essen
address:
Universitätsstrasse 5
postal code, city:
45141
 
Essen
North Rhine-Westphalia
country
Germany
technical contact person:
Veronica
 
Dahm
(+49)2011834724
veronica.dahm@uni-due.de
scientific contact person:
first, last name:
Jochen
 
Fischer
phone:
(+49)613160331814
email:
Jochen.Fischer@luwg.rlp.de
comments:
Address of scientific contact person:
Landesamt für Umwelt, Wasserwirtschaft und Gewerbeaufsicht Rheinland-Pfalz, Kaiser-Friedrich-Straße 7, 55116 Mainz, Germany, http://www.luwg.rlp.de/

Intellectual property rights and citation

BioFresh
dataset creator (data compiler):
contact name:
Landesamt für Umwelt, Wasserwirtschaft und Gewerbeaufsicht Rheinland-Pfalz
contact email:
Kaiser-Friedrich-Straße 7, 55116 Mainz, Germany; Jochen.Fischer@luwg.rlp.de
data contributors to/owners of this dataset:
single
criteria for using this dataset:
The dataset is publicly available (data portal, data archive) and can be used without restrictions, but must be acknowledged and cited correctly.
citation of this dataset:
author(s):
Landesamt für Umwelt, Wasserwirtschaft und Gewerbeaufsicht Rheinland-Pfalz
title and journal (name, number, pages):
River monitoring data from the federal state Rhineland-Palatinate (Germany) of the years 2006 - 2009.
year:
2011
doi (if applicable):
https://doi.org/10.13148/bfe92
citation of the metadata:
comments:
No claim is made that the data gives a complete picture of occurrence since the sampling stations in the dataset do not cover all waterbodies. The resource creator does not guarantee for the correctness of the data.

General data specifications

regional coverage of the dataset:
spatial extent of the dataset:
regional
continents:
Europe
spatial extent (bounding coordinates):
southernmost latitude [°]:
48.9
northernmost latitude [°]:
51
westernmost longitude [°]:
6.1
easternmost longitude [°]:
8.6
        
minimum altitude:
60
 
metres
maximum altitude:
495
 
metres
countries:
Europe: Germany
comments:
Federal state Rhineland-Palatinate
freshwater ecoregions of the world (FEOW) according to WWF:
 
Europe:
Central & Western Europe
European ecoregions according to Illies (WFD):
Western Highlands (ER8), Central Highlands (ER9)
ecosystem type:
rivers
covered timeframe:
year from
2006
 
year to:
2009

Site specifications

coordinate system/grid data:
datum (e.g. WGS84):
WGS84
grid data available:
no
site coding available:
yes
alphanumerical
example:
RP_2358891000
number of sites:
100 - 1000
exact number of sites:
670

Biological data

biological data origin:
from sampling
specify project:
WFD operational monitoring
specify method:
organism group addressed:
fish, macro-invertebrates, macrophytes

Sample resolution

fish

taxonomic resolution:
species
percentage of species level data:
100
taxonomic coding:
taxalist according to:
Bayerisches Landesamt für Umwelt: Taxaliste der Gewässerorganismen Deutschlands
coding system:
DV_NR
9020
sample specifications:

macro-invertebrates

taxonomic resolution:
family, genus, species
percentage of species level data:
65
comments:
Percentage is an approximate value.
taxonomic coding:
taxalist according to:
Perlodes: Operationelle Taxaliste (Version Mai 2011)
coding system:
ID_ART
5095
sample specifications:

macrophytes

taxonomic resolution:
species
percentage of species level data:
100
comments:
Percentage is an approximate value.
taxonomic coding:
taxalist according to:
Bayerisches Landesamt für Umwelt: Taxaliste der Gewässerorganismen Deutschlands
coding system:
DV_NR
2258
sample specifications:

Other specifications

GIS layers, shape files related to the dataset:
no data available
quality control procedures:
Were any quality control procedures applied to your dataset?
yes
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