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1. GRADES-IMAGE: Inverse Modelling of Antarctica and Global Eustasy [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00519]
GRADES will investigate the state and stability of the Antarctic ice sheet. The West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) may be unstable because its base lies on rock below sea level. Measurements from satellites ...


2. IPY-246_05 - ABACUS - Aircraft Fluxes and Remote Sensing [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00481]
The aircraft will be used in support of hypotheses 2, 3, 6 and 7. The system will produce area-averaged fluxes of CO2, CH4, water vapour and heat; it will also produce maps of the variability in the ...


3. IPY-460 - Cape Farewell, science, education and culture of climate change [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00489]
In September-October 2007 Cape Farewell is planning two expeditions in the High Arctic. The first expedition is part of Cape Farewell's Education Programme for 2007-2009. Setting off on September ...


4. Antarctic Peninsula Long Term Environmental Monitoring and Surveying [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00526]
LTMS will build on and extend BAS's past collection of long-term time-series of key environmental variables. Examples include the ongoing collection of the temperature record which shows that the ...


5. BIOFLAME-BIOPEARL: BIOdiversity dynamics: Phylogeography, Evolution And Radiation of Life [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00504]
Geological and biological sampling associated with recolonisation histories. BIOFLAME will study the DNA &fingerprints& of biological evolution to trace the way species adapt to environmental extremes ...


6. CACHE-PEP: Natural climate variability - extending the Americas Pole-Equator-Pole paleoclimate transect through the Antarctic Peninsula to the Pole [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00510]
To determine how the climate of the Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene (last 10,000 years) is related to global scale patterns and trends, in order to understand the significance of current environmental ...


7. IPY-100 - Polar Field Stations and IPY History: Culture, Heritage, Governance (1882-Present) [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00471]
Field stations have been through one of the most salient and tangible features of IPYs since 1882-83 and through to the coming IPY 2007-08. Field stations, and the scientific expeditions that created ...


8. IPY-246_04 - ABACUS - Tower Flux Measurements [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00480]
We will make measurements of the fluxes of energy, water and CO2 from a small number of distinct arctic surface types using the Eddy Correlation (EC) method. These measurements provide estimates across ...


9. SEC-HOLISTIC: HOlistic Links between the Ionosphere, Stratosphere and Troposphere and their Influence on Climate [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00524]
SEC will describe and quantify the key mechanisms by which variations in the solar wind and solar high-energy radiation affect the Earth's atmosphere, to determine whether or not these have a significant ...


10. ACES-ACCENT: Antarctic Climate Change and Nonlinear Teleconnections [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00500]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...


11. ACES-FOCAS: Forcings from the Ocean, Clouds, Atmosphere and Sea-ice [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00499]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...


12. BIOFLAME-BIOREACH: BIOlogical Responses to Extreme Antarctic Conditions and Hyper-extremes [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00507]
BIOFLAME will study the DNA "fingerprints" of biological evolution to trace the way species adapt to environmental extremes . We will use state-of-the-art genomics technology to investigate the DNA ...


13. CACHE-DRAM: DRivers and AMplifiers of late Quaternary climate change [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00509]
Ice core records provide highly detailed records of how different components of the climate system have behaved in the past. DRAM will make use of these and other data to pin down the main forcings ...


14. DISCOVERY-FLEXICON: FLEXIbility and CONstraints in life histories [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00516]
FLEXICON is investigating the life-cycles of some of the world''s most durable and abundant organisms that are vital to the Earth''s systems. Marine organism in the Southern Ocean must endure one ...


15. DISCOVERY-FOOD-WEBS: Scotia Sea FOOD-WEBS [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00514]
Ocean food webs modify the efficiency with which CO2 is absorbed from the atmosphere into the sea, fixed by phytoplankton in the surface layers and then transported to the ocean interior. This so-called ...


16. GEACEP-ISODYN: Icehouse Earth: Stability Or DYNamism? [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00518]
GEACEP will investigate the relationship between the evolution of Antarctic ice and the changing global environment over the last ~30 million years (My). We will do so through collecting and combining ...


17. GRADES-QWAD: Quaternary West Antarctic Deglaciations [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00521]
Current predictions of sea level rise do not correctly quantify contributions from Antarctica. Some sectors of the Antarctic ice sheet are showing considerable rates of change; are these changes a ...


18. IPY-246_01 - ABACUS - Plant Growth and Allocation [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00476]
The aim of WP1 is to understand how plant growth and C allocation drive C dynamics at the community level and how this relates to plant N status and site fertility.It therefore focuses on testing ...


19. IPY-246_02 - ABACUS - Soil Processes [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00478]
One of the key uncertainties in the interpretation of landscape scale C flux measurements is the contribution of CO2 released from soils to the observed net ecosystem flux (Shaver et al. 1992; Boone ...


20. IPY-246_06 - ABACUS - Satellite Remote Sensing and Geostatistics [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00482]
WP6 will provide spatial observations (with errors) for assimilation into the ecosystem models of WP7. Provision of spatiotemporal data will be key to WP7 and addressing hypotheses H2, H3 and H7. ...


21. CACHE-CEFAC: Chemical Exchange and Feedbacks between the Atmosphere and Cryosphere [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00508]
We will conduct year-round atmospheric chemistry measurements at Halley of key oxidants (OH, HO2, NO, O3, CO, Js), to study the role of the snowpack in determining the oxidant system. This will be ...


22. DISCOVERY-CEMI: Circumpolar Ecosystems; Modelling and Integration [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00517]
DISCOVERY 2010 will investigate and describe the response of an ocean ecosystem to climate variability, climate change and commercial exploitation. The programme builds on past studies by BAS on the ...


23. DISCOVERY-OEM: Ocean Ecosystems and Management [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00513]
Maintaining long-term food security in a changing environment is one of the greatest challenges to the sustainable exploitation of the Earth System, including its oceans. The well publicised collapses ...


24. NC-NCP: Natural Complexity Project [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00511]
COMPLEXITY will apply new mathematical methods to data sets drawn from across the GSAC programme to reveal previously hidden underlying patterns and laws, and to develop new mathematical models to ...


25. SEC-WARP: Whole Atmosphere consequences of Radiation-belt Processes [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00525]
SEC will describe and quantify the key mechanisms by which variations in the solar wind and solar high-energy radiation affect the Earth's atmosphere, to determine whether or not these have a significant ...


26. IPY-246_03 - ABACUS - Soil/Plant Flux Measurements [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00479]
We will provide to WP7 high temporal resolution of C exchange of the key tundra-dwarf-shrub and forest understory communities through diurnal cycles at different times of year, coupled with, where ...


27. IPY-264_07 - ABACUS - Modelling and Synthesis [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00484]
The aim of the modelling WP is to provide the means to extrapolate and scale information to test H7 by determining (1) whether flux tower measurements are consistent with multiple chamber measurements ...


28. AFI 01/05_01 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Borehole sensors data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00361]
Approximatively 1MB of ice temperature data acquired during the RABID Project. Measured on a thermistor cable with 10 sensors located at depths between 15 m and 300 m below the surface. Collected ...


29. AFI 01/05_02 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Drill monitoring data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00367]
Digital time series data collected for monitoring of drilling during the RABID Project. Water temperature, pressure, flow. Drill depth and hose tension. Instrumentation: SENSORS Flow meter - Kobold ...


30. AFI 01/05_03 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - GPS data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00368]
GPS positions from sensors monitoring ice flow during the RABID Project (Leica and Trimble receivers). Five stations on the ice stream, plus one on slow-moving adjacent ice sheet (Fletcher Promontory), ...


31. AFI 01/05_04 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Seismic reflection data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00369]
Digital seismic reflection data (BISON 9024 seismograph) acquired during the RABID Project. Data collected using 24 channels, active source (explosives). Four single-fold lines. Line length 3.6 km. ...


32. AFI 01/05_05 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Ice core samples, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00371]
Sections of ice core acquired from upper 100 m of the ice stream during the RABID Project. Retrieved using hot-water corer. Cores taken at selected depths in two adjacent holes. Core section length ...


33. AFI 01/05_06 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Radar data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00373]
Ground-Penetrating Radar (GPR) data acquired during the RABID Project with a Mala GPR.


34. AFI 01/05_07 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Weather data, 2004/06 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00374]
Weather data acquired on Rutford Ice Stream during the RABID Project. Wind speed, wind direction, temperature, pressure, humidity, solar radiation recored with an HOBO AWS (Automatic Weather Station: ...


35. AFI 01/08 - Imaging the plasmasphere from Antarctica - VLF Doppler (Doppler Radio Receiver) at Rothera 2001-2002 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00284]
New instrumentation was deployed in the Antarctic Peninsula region to monitor conditions occurring in the region of near-space surrounding the Earth. The opportunity was taken to link into a NASA ...


36. AFI 04/09_01 - Improving ice-core interpretation - AWS data, Rothschild, Latady and Smyley Islands, 2005 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00293]
The project was concerned with understanding how air mass origin and meteorology affect the mass accumulation of snow in areas of the Antarctic Peninsula, and how the atmosphere''s properties are ...


37. AFI 04/09_02 - Improving ice-core interpretation - Analysis of Snow/Ice cores collected from Rothschild, Latady & Smyley Islands, 2006 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00294]
The project was concerned with understanding how air mass origin and meteorology affect the mass accumulation of snow in areas of the Antarctic Peninsula, and how the atmosphere''s properties are ...


38. AFI 04/16_01 - Satellite-Derived Elevation Changes on the Antarctic Peninsula CVaCS-DECAP - Glacier flow vertical motion measurements, Antarctic Peninsula, 2005/07 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00296]
Correction, Verification and Context, of Satellite-Derived Elevation Changes on the Antarctic Peninsula CVaCS-DECAP The aim of the project was to measure the various factors that affect altitude ...


39. AFI 07/02_01 - Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - SEISMIC data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00342]
Seismic reflection data acquired in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Recording instrument: Geometrics Geode, 48 channels, active source (explosives). Five single-fold lines. Line length between ...


40. AFI 07/02_02 Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - GPS data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00343]
Geographical Positioning System (GPS) data recorded in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Recording instruments: Leica geodetic receivers. Four locations with continuous data records; all other ...


41. AFI 07/02_03 Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - RADAR data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00344]
Radar data acquired in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Recording instrument: the British Antarctic Survey's (BAS) DELORES 1 and DELORES II radar systems. Line length between 1 and 45 km. ...


42. AFI 07/02_04 - Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - METEOROLOGICAL data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00347]
Meteorological data acquired in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Recording instrument: HOBO Weather Station (HOBO AWS) recording wind speed, wind direction, temperature, pressure, humidity, ...


43. AFI 07/02_05 - Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - ICE CORE samples, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00348]
Shallow ice cores collected in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Three cores drilled to ~20 m depth. Two cores returned to UK for analysis. One core measured for density-depth in the field, ...


44. AFI 07/02_06 - Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - ICE CORE data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00349]
Analysis of shallow ice cores collected in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Three cores drilled to ~20 m depth. Two cores returned to UK for analysis. One core measured for density-depth in ...


45. AFI 07/02_07 Subglacial Lake Ellsworth - GRAVITY data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00350]
Gravity data acquired in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Instrument Lacoste and Romberg land gravity meter. Drift control primarily contained within the local area. Single, one-way tie to ...


46. AFI 07/02_08 Subglacial Lake Ellsworth 20-m - TEMPERATURE data, Antarctica, 2007/08 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00351]
Measurement of temperature at the base of a 20-m deep borehole in the region of Subglacial Lake Ellsworth. Resistance of two calibrated thermistors measured at the base of a 20 m deep borehole.


47. Antarctic Snow Accumulation Map and Data [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00270]
The map is derived from a compilation of field measurements. Satellite observations from AMSR-E and AVHRR instruments are used to guide the interpolation. The effective resolution of the map is approximately ...


48. BEDMAP ice-thickness database [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00252]
Data describing the thickness of the Antarctic ice sheet collected on surveys undertaken over the past 50 years have been brought together into a single database. These data have allowed the compilation ...


49. CACHE PEP-P: James Ross Island Ice Cap Drilling - PROJECT [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00303]
A team of eight scientists will visit James Ross Island to recover the first complete ice core climate record from the northern Antarctic Peninsula spanning for the Holocene (which began over 10,000 ...


50. Magnetometer data from 2001 - LPM network [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00263]
The British Antarctic Survey holds magnetic data measuring the plasmaspheric mass loading on magnetic field lines in Antarctica. The network of Low Power Magnetometer instruments consists of permanent ...


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