Dataset Overview

Raw sonde profile data collected from Lake Kivu at the site Ishungu approximately every 2 weeks each year, 2002-2014. Parameters sampled include water temperature.

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Data Collection Status

Data collection for this dataset has been completed

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18990 records with 13 fields

Data Availability

Available for download

Data License

CC BY - Attribution license logo

Preferred Citation

Descy J-P, André L, Delvaux C, Monin L, Bouillon S, Morana C, Borges AV, Darchambeau F, Roland F, Van de Vyver E, Verleyen E, Steigüber C, Vyverman W, Cornet Y, Poncelet N, Tomazic I, van Lipzig N, Thiery W, Guillard J, Docquier D, Souverijns N, Isumbisho P, Yongabo P, Nyinawamwiza L (2015) East African Great Lake Ecosystem Sensitivity to changes. Final Report. Brussels : Belgian Science Policy 2015 – 151 p. (Research Programme Science for a Sustainable Development). Data available online at:

Update Frequency

As needed

Maintenance Plan

Not provided


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Previous Versions
    • Version 1 - 24Feb2021 (created 2021-02-24 by Jason Stockwell)