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1. A Survey of the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates in Streams and Lakes of Macquarie Island [ASAC_555]
In all, 15 sites on 12 streams were kick-sampled for invertebrates. Eleven fully aquatic taxa were found: a species of Iais (Isopoda: Janiridae); six species of oligochaetes (three enchytraeids, one ...


2. Anaesthetics and Ecology of the Southern Elephant Sea at Macquarie Island and Heard Island [ASAC_520]
A variety of different chemical restraints, or anaesthetics, were trialed on Southern Elephant Seals at Heard Island and Macquarie Island. The trials were performed on female and juvenile seals, ...


3. Analysis of Remotely Sensed Sea Ice Images Using an Expert System [ASAC_687]
From the abstract of some of the referenced papers: An expert system is being developed which will apply knowledge-based techniques to the automated interpretation of remotely ...


4. Antarctic wide seafloor geomorphology [ant_seafloor_geomorph]
Publicly available bathymetry and geophysical data can be used to map geomorphic features of the Antarctic continental margin and adjoining ocean basins at scales of 1:1-5 million. These data can ...


5. Burrowing petrels at Heard Island, 1987/88. [ASAC_1219_HIMI_Pet]   PARENT DIF
Surveys were conducted at the eastern and western ends of Heard Island during the 1987/1988 season. Burrow densities in different habitat types (vegetated and unvegetated) were determined from fixed ...


6. Chemtax version 1.95 for calculating the taxonomic composition of phytoplankton populations [CHEMTAX]
CHEMTAX V1.95 This program was written by Chris Boucher, assisted by Harry Higgins and Simon Wright, for the Australian Antarctic Division. It is a stand-alone program that takes input from a Microsoft ...


7. Corrosivity Mapping of Antarctica utilising exposure of standard alloy coupons [ASAC_537]
Antarctica is the world's coldest, driest, highest and least polluted continent. Accepted wisdom is that atmospheric corrosion rates in Antarctica should be low because of the extreme dry cold. ...


8. Data: The roles of sea-ice, light and sedimentation in structuring shallow Antarctic benthic communities [AAS_2691_Clark_et_al_2016]
Data repository for the paper: "The roles of sea-ice, light and sedimentation in structuring shallow Antarctic benthic communities" Graeme F. Clark, Jonathan S. Stark, Anne S. Palmer, Martin J. Riddle, ...


9. Diet and Foraging Area of Antarctic Fur Seals at Heard Island [ASAC_466]
Antarctic Fur Seals from Heard Island fed mainly on fish, but the prey species changed both seasonally and inter-annually. The majority of prey were pelagic myctophids characteristic of deep oceanic ...


10. Diving Physiology and Energy Requirements of Free Ranging Southern Elephant Seals [ASAC_589]
Southern elephant seals are among the deepest diving of all marine mammals. This study examined physiological and behavioural mechanisms used by the seals to conserve energy while diving and estimated ...


11. Ecological risks from oil products used in Antarctica: characterising hydrocarbon behaviour and assessing toxicity on sensitive early life stages of Antarctic marine invertebrates - bioassays of marine invertebrates [AAS_3054_bioassays_invertcontam]
This metadata record contains the results of bioassays conducted to characterise the response of Antarctic nearshore marine invertebrates to hydrocarbon contaminants in fuels commonly used in Antarctica. ...


12. Ecology and Zoogeography of Parasites of Antarctic Fish [ASAC_67]
The body surface, mouth, gills, internal organs and tissues of 368 teleost fish of 26 species from Prydz Bay, Heard Island, Macquarie Island, Davis Station and Casey Station in Antarctica were examined ...


13. Feeding of Antarctic Krill [ASAC_668]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 668 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Body shrinkage ...


14. Fish biological and stomach contents data - Casey 1988 [c88_data]
Data from fish captured by Erwin, Casey 1988. Includes fish size, weight, sex, reproductive stage data as well as quantitative stomach contents data and qualitative position data. Approximate locations ...


15. Foraging Ecology of Gentoo Penguins [ASAC_709]
Gentoo penguins are the least numerous of the penguins breeding at Macquarie Island, and the only species to rear two chicks. This project examined the interactions between diving behaviour, diet ...


16. Further Investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill at Macquarie Island: Have benthic communities recovered? [ASAC_756]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 756 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of one of the referenced papers: The shore environments ...


17. Heard Island soil samples from a range of habitats: Springtail abundance [AAS_4024_heard_springtails_2003-04]
In 2003-04 70mm soil cores were collected from locations with a range of vegetation types at Heard Island. The cores were collected at 112 sites with 3 to 4 samples per site and 431 samples in total. ...


18. Heavy metal and organochlorine pollutants in Antarctic vertebrates [ASAC_590]
As top predators seabirds have the potential to accumualte marine pollutants. This study quantified heavy metal loads in 3 species of albatross. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Cadmium ...


19. Kerguelen Plateau demersal fish assemblages- Regions of Common Profile Analysis Products [AAS_4124_Kerguelen_Plateau_demersal_fish_assemblages]
Demersal fish form an important component of sub-Antarctic ecosystems. While understanding the distribution of key commercial species is the subject of much current research, patterns in the distribution ...


20. Macquarie Island Poa annua soil samples 2010-11: Springtail abundance and habitat [AAS_4024_macquarie_springtails_2010-11]
In 2010-11 70mm soil cores were collected from locations at Macquarie Island rich in the invasive plant Poa annua. The cores were collected at 22 sites, with 10 samples per site. Processing and identification ...


21. Morphology, Taxonomy and Ecology of Terrestrial Antarctic Ciliates and Testaceans (Protozoa) [ASAC_565]
Project 565: The database provides a list of species of ciliates and testate amoebae (Protozoa: Ciliophora; Testacea) recorded in various edaphic habitats, e.g., mineral soils (fellfield), ornithogenic ...


22. Observations of ULF space plasma waves in Antarctica [ASAC_606]
This project records ultra-low frequency (ULF) waves in the 1mHz - 3Hz band at the Antarctic stations Davis, Casey, Mawson, and Macquarie Island and Zhongshan (PRC station). Search coil magnetometers ...


23. Observatory Operations - All Sky Imager Data from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Macquarie Island [ASAC_527_allsky]
All Sky Imager Systems (ASIS) are deployed at Casey, Davis, Macquarie island and Mawson. These systems are autonomous data collection systems which record All Sky Imager data during periods of darkness ...


24. Observatory Operations - Riometer and Magnetometer Data from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Riometer Data from Macquarie Island [ASAC_527]
An analogue data acquisition system (ADAS), designed to collect time-stamped, time series data from any analogue signal is currently used to log data from the riometer, magnetic pulsations and fluxgate ...


25. Pelagic Fishes of the Eastern Antarctic Ocean - data from BROKE-East survey [ASAC_865]
This study investigated distribution patterns of pelagic fish, larvae and juveniles collected by RMT trawls during ANARE's BROKE survey to CCAMLR Division 58.4.1 (80 degrees to 150 degrees E and from ...


26. Physical Basis for Forecasting Strong Wind Events in the Antarctic Coastal Regions [ASAC_632]
The data set generated in this project is a long (10 years) climate model simulation, with the data over the Antarctic coastal region extracted. A subsidiary data set is episodes of strong simulated ...


27. Phytoplankton Distribution in Surface Samples and Cores from Prydz Bay and Long Fjord and its Relationship to Sea Level and Climatic Change [ASAC_492]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 492 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: Diatom assemblages in two ...


28. Redox elements as indicators of biological processes in the Southern Ocean [ASAC_748]
Production of the arsenic species total inorganic arsenic [As(V+III)],arsenite [As(III)], monomethyl arsenic (MMA) and dimethyl arsenic (DMA) was studied in the Subantarctic Zone (SAZ) of the Southern ...


29. Southern Elephant Seal Foraging in the Southern Ocean [ASAC_468]
Twenty three juvenile (8-14 months of age) southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina L.) from Macquarie Island were tracked during 1993 and 1995. Migratory tracks and ocean areas with concentrated ...


30. Summer Zooplankton Composition of the Heard Island AFZ [ASAC_473]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 473 See the link below for public details on this project. Data for this project was primarily collected on two voyages to the Heard Island area - the HIMS ...


31. The Annual Cycle of Reproductive and Stress Hormones in the Gentoo Penguins - Penguins Restraint and Stress Level [ASAC_558]
The only work that went ahead as part of this ASAC project was to look at Penguins restraint and stress level (see the referenced paper below). From the paper: During most research on penguins it ...


32. The Extent of Antarctic Involvement in 'Cold Outbreaks' Over Southern Australia [ASAC_697]
The data set derived from this project consists of the extraction of unusually cold days at Melbourne and Perth. (The basic source was the Bureau of Meteorology daily data records.) Another part of ...


33. The Vertical Distribution of the Pelagic Fish 'Pleuragramma antarcticum' in Prydz Bay [ASAC_608]
A series of 6 sets of midwater trawls in Prydz Bay. Each trawl set took place over a 24 hour period to test the extent of diurnal vertical migration in P. antarcticum. Part of the KROCK cruise of ...


34. The spatio-temporal distribution of zooplankton communities in the Southern Ocean: high resolution sampling and its implications for long-term monitoring [ASAC_472_Hunt]
This thesis was conducted under the auspices of the Southern Ocean Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) Survey. The research conducted had the dual aims of providing baseline data for this long-term ...


35. To Establish the Baseline Parameters for the Haematology and Red Blood Cell Metabolism of the Southern Elephant Seal (Mirounga leonina) [ASAC_545]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 545 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Blood was collected ...


36. 10 year trend of levels of organochlorine pollutants in Antarctic seabirds [ASAC_2357]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2357 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Contaminants like PCBs and DDE have hardly been used Antarctica. ...


37. 2004 Snapshot of bird species in the Antarctic - data from World Bird Database [Avibase_WBDB_Ant_snapshot]
From the World Bird Database website: This checklist includes all bird species found in Antarctica, based on the best information available at this time. It is based on a wide variety of sources ...


38. 2007-08 CEAMARC-CASO VOYAGE TRACE ELEMENT SAMPLING AROUND AN ICEBERG [200708_CEAMARC_CASO_TRACE_ELEMENT_SAMPLES]
We collected surface seawater samples using trace clean 1L Nalgene bottles on the end of a long bamboo pole. We will analyse these samples for trace elements. Iron is the element of highest interest ...


39. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO 12kHz Bathymetry [CEAMARC_CASO_200708030_BATHYMETRY]
Bathymetry data was collected using a Simrad EK60 echosounder. The sample data have been corrected for the relative locations of GPS antenna, transducers and waterline. A sound-speed value of 1500 ...


40. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Bathymetry Plots Over Time During Events [CEAMARC_CASO_200708030_EVENT_BATHYMETRY_PLOTS]
A routine was developed in R ('bathy_plots.R') to plot bathymetry data over time during individual CEAMARC events. This is so we can analyse benthic data in relation to habitat, ie. did we trawl ...


41. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Benthic Trawl Samples [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_BENTHIC_TRAWL_SAMPLES]
Sampling strategy: Samples from trawls or sledges are sieved on the trawl deck then sorted in the wet lab per taxonomic group. Sorting may vary from high taxonomic levels (order, family) to specific ...


42. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Event List [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_EVENTS]
Two components. The first component is an even log for all station and instrument deployements. The second component is a log where start and end bottom times need to be recorded for instruments ...


43. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Samples for germanium and boron group [CEAMARC_CASO_200708030_BIOGEOCHEMISTRYL_SAMPLES]
These data describe the locations, dates, time, etc where biogeochemistry data were collected on the CEAMARC-CASO cruise in the 2007/2008 Antarctic season. See the CEAMARC-CASO events metadata record ...


44. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Underway Oceanographic and Meteorological Data [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_Underway_data]
Underway data extracts from ship database at 10 second, 1 minute, 10 minute and hourly intervals. This data is already imported to the Oracle AAD data centre database, however these files are still ...


45. 2007-08 Voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, CEAMARC-CASO Image Data - Stills and Video [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_IMAGES]
Image data (both stills and video) collected from the CEAMARC-CASO voyage of the Aurora Australis during the 2007-2008 summer season. The data consist of a large number of images, plus documents ...


46. 2007-08 Voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, CEAMARC-CASO Krill Data [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_KRILL]
Krill data collected from the CEAMARC-CASO voyage of the Aurora Australis during the 2007-2008 summer season. The data consist of a large number of images, plus documents detailing analysis methods ...


47. 2007-08 Voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, CEAMARC-CASO Mineralogy Biota Data [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_MINERALOGY]
Mineralogy data collected from the CEAMARC-CASO voyage of the Aurora Australis during the 2007-2008 summer season. The data consist of a large number of images, plus documents detailing analysis ...


48. 2010/11 VMS - Calcareous Zooplankton samples collected on the Aurora Australis [VMS_Calcareous_zooplankton]
Sampling for this program was carried out at nine stations co-located with CTD stations, using the AAD's Rectangular Midwater Trawl (RMT) system, and at three other sites using handheld dip nets also ...


49. 2010/11 VMS - Fast Repetition Rate Fluorometer (FRRF) sampling on the Aurora Australis [VMS_FRRF]
FRRF deployments were conducted at 22 sites in conjunction with ship stop times when the CTD was deployed. See event log for locations. Some underway FRRF sampling was conducted on the return voyage. ...


50. 2010/11 VMS Geonomics sampling [VMS_Genomics]
Purpose of future metagenomic (DNA), metaproteomic (protein) and metatranscriptomic (RNA) analysis: For each sample, two drums (~200L each) of seawater were collected. Samples were taken from CTD ...


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