May 5, 2010

RIM 17(7): A new method for phytoplankton quality assessment in the Basque estuaries (northern Spain), within the European Water Framework Directive

Author / Editor: Marta Revilla, Javier Franco, Maialen Garmendia and Ángel Borja (AZTI-Tecnalia) Year: 2010 Content: Since 2002, a modified method from Ifremer has been applied to the Basque estuaries for phytoplankton quality assessment, within the context of the European Water
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RIM18(2): Zooplankton Image Analysis Manual: automated identification by means of scanner and digital camera as imaging devices

Author / Editor: Eneko Bachiller, Jose Antonio Fernandes (AZTI-Tecnalia) Year: 2011 Content: Rapid development of semi-automated zooplankton counting and classification methods has carried out new chances when defining objectives for plankton distribution studies. Image analysis
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RIM17(8): Revision of criteria for the classification of postovulatory follicles degeneration, for the Bay of Biscay anchovy (Engraulis encrasicolus L.)

Author / Editor: Ana Alday, María Santos, Andrés Uriarte, Inmaculada Martín, Udane Martinez and Lorenzo Motos (AZTI-Tecnalia) Year: 2010 Content: This study proposes a detailed histological key for the examination of the postovulatory follicle’s (POF’s) degeneration
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RIM18(3): Investigation on the annual availability of gametes in two populations (south-eastern Bay of Biscay, Spain) of the sea urchin Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck, 1816) for toxicity tests

Author / Editor: Iratxe Menchaca, María Jesús Belzunce, Javier Franco, Joxe Mikel Garmendia (AZTI-Tecnalia) Year: 2011 Content: The reproductive cycle of the sea urchin, Paracentrotus lividus (Lamarck 1816), was studied on the Basque coast (innermost part of the Bay of Biscay),
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RIM 18 (1)

RIM18(1): Remarkable multidecadal variability in atmospheric and sea surface temperatures and sea level in the southeastern Bay of Biscay, as detected by the “Kolmogorov-Zurbenko” filters

Author / Editor: Manuel González, Almudena Fontán, Ganix Esnaola and Victoriano Valencia (AZTI-Tecnalia) Year: 2011 Content In this study, a novel approach is used to analyse the long-term variability of air temperature in Igeldo (1928-2009) and Hondarribia (1971-2009), sea
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