Drammensfjord recolonization study

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Occurrence data of living benthic foraminifera (>125µm) from Drammensfjorden, collected in 1984 and 1988. The research project was undertaken by the Department of Geociences, University of Oslo and focused on recolonization patterns after a period of nearly permanent anoxic bottom water conditions and the seasonal stability of the assemblages after recolonization in Drammensfjorden. Samples were taken with a gravity corer and data represent the occurrence of living benthic foraminifera in the upper sediment centimeter (0-1cm) .

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Silvia Hess
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Christian Svindseth

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