Choshi Rocky Shore - Japan

Choshi JaLTER site locate along the Pacific coast of Chiba Prefecture, Central Honshu. The coastal site consists of various types of habitats, including algal and seagrass beds, rocky intertidal and subtidal bottoms, boulder shore and high energy sandy beach. This site locates the region where the warm Kuroshio and the cold Oyashio meet, and is characterized by the co-occurrence of warm-water and cold-water derived marine organisms.

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Metadata Access
Creator Masahiro Nakaoka
Publisher Long-Term Ecosystem Research in Europe
Contributor DEIMS-SDR Site and Dataset registry
Publication Year 2012
Rights No conditions apply to access and use; no limitations to public access
OpenAccess true
Contact nakaoka(at)
Version 3.2.1
Discipline Environmental Monitoring
Spatial Coverage (140.858W, 35.695S, 140.858E, 35.695N)