This is a platform for sharing open research datasets, with its initial inspiration coming from a project to share bedload data derived from impact plates.
It is hoped that by contributing to this site, academic researchers and practitioners can further collaborate and share additional information and gain new insights via access to a growing shared body of data.

A user guide to this portal can be found here:

The initial funding to create this open access portal and create new visualisations of the data was provided by Sustainable Earth Institute, University of Plymouth (

The Data Place is a new and growing social enterprise committed to building sustainable open data ecosystems. We work with public, private and third sector organisations to increase the flow and value of open data in local, regional and national economies. We also provide low cost open data infrastructure: find out more at