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

General information

dataset entry ID:
BFE_87
name of the dataset:
full name of the dataset:
Monitoring data from the federal state Hesse (Germany)
dataset short name:
Monitoring data Hesse
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 Hesse between 2005 and 2008. 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:
Mechthild
 
Banning
phone:
(+49)611 6939718
email:
mechthild.banning@hlug.hessen.de
comments:
Address of scientific contact person:
Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie, Rheingaustraße 186, 65203 Wiesbaden, GERMANY, http://www.hlug.de/

Intellectual property rights and citation

BioFresh
dataset creator (data compiler):
contact name:
Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie
contact email:
Rheingaustraße 186, 65203 Wiesbaden, Germany; mechthild.banning@hlug.hessen.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):
Hessisches Landesamt für Umwelt und Geologie
title and journal (name, number, pages):
River monitoring data from the federal state Hesse (Germany) of the years 2005 - 2008.
year:
2011
doi (if applicable):
https://doi.org/10.13148/bfe87
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 water bodies. 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 [°]:
49.40
northernmost latitude [°]:
51.70
westernmost longitude [°]:
7.70
easternmost longitude [°]:
10.30
        
minimum altitude:
73
 
metres
maximum altitude:
670
 
metres
countries:
Europe: Germany
comments:
Federal state Hesse
freshwater ecoregions of the world (FEOW) according to WWF:
 
Europe:
Central & Western Europe
European ecoregions according to Illies (WFD):
Central Highlands (ER9), Central Plains (ER14)
ecosystem type:
rivers
covered timeframe:
year from
2005
 
year to:
2008

Site specifications

coordinate system/grid data:
datum (e.g. WGS84):
WGS84
site coding:
site coding available:
yes
alphanumerical
number of digits:
5
example:
HE_10010
number of sites:
>1000
exact number of sites:
1556

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:
genus, species
percentage of species level data:
95
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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