The Nutrients in the Schelde Estuary is an app that let you visualize different physico-chemical data in the Schelde Estuary.
This application was created for ScheldeMonitor by the Flanders Marine Institute.
Data for this application is retrieved directly from ScheldeMonitor's databases, through a webservice URL from the ScheldeMonitor's toolbox.
In this way, data in the app is completely up-to-date and shows the most recent information available.


The visualized data is made available by ScheldeMonitor under a CC-BY license (More info). Please reference data and products as:

ScheldeMonitor Team; VNSC Werkgroep Onderzoek & Monitoring (2020). Data downloaded from ScheldeMonitor:
a data portal with information, data and products on the Scheldt Estuary. Accessed at (insert date) through the data analysis platform.

Plots, maps and charts.

From the left navigation panel you'll be able to choose a parameter and filter data according to the origin dataset, year range and distance to Vlissingen. All plots, maps and tables in this application are interactive. The visualized parameter, the time range and the distance to Vlissingen can be adjusted by using the sliders in the left menu. further visualization options are available for the countour plot.

For a quick walkthrough have a look at the video below.

Data availability

We are aware that for some of the parameters the download time is greater than 2 minutes. In order to solve this an update of the Schelde Monitor database is on its way, to improve performance and reduce download times. If you have any question you can contact data@vliz.be

Interactive apps in ScheldeMonitor

These applications are created and maintained by VLIZ, using R and RShiny programming. Visitors can use the apps to interactively create graphs and figures about nutrients, water levels, wave levels and species distribution in the Scheldt estuary. The apps are momentarily only available in dutch, but will receive an english version in 2023.

Take a look at the rest of the Interactive apps in ScheldeMonitor

Sediment in het Schelde-estuarium
Sediment in het Schelde-estuarium
Waterniveau in het Schelde-estuarium
Waterniveau in het Schelde-estuarium
Golfhoogte in het Schelde-estuarium
Golfhoogte in het Schelde-estuarium
Soortenverspreiding in het Schelde
Soortenverspreiding in het Schelde-estuarium
Verontreinigende stoffen in het Schelde-estuarium
Verontreinigende stoffen in het Schelde-estuarium
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Download data

Data shown in the table correspond to the mean value of the parameter per year and station, to download the raw data, please do so at the ScheldeMonitor's toolbox