Norwegian fungi data

Norwegian fungi data


AbstractThis data set contains monitoring data for radiocaesium in various fungi species collected from around Norway. The majority of the data is from fungi collected in the areas that received most contamination after the Chernobyl accident.
STAR partnerNRPA
Type of dataMonitoring
Sample number>1000
Spatially referencedData from recent years usually have GPS coordinates, but earlier years are usually spatially referenced by municipality only.
Ecosystem typeTerrestrial
Sample typeFungi
Date1986 - ongoing
StatusOn-going programme
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Please to discuss access to, and use of, the data. A joint research cooperation between NRPA and the institution demanding data is preferable.

Key reference sources 
Data ownershipNRPA
Database formatExcel
Figure information1) Wild fungi (STUK)  2) Norwegian Mushroom data for 137Cs for 6 countries between 2001 - 2011 (NRPA) 3) Wild fungi (STUK)

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