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1. Weddell Seal underwater calling rates during the winter and spring near Mawson Station, Antarctica [ASAC_1132-1]
During the winter and spring of 2002, underwater calling rates were measured near mid-day on an opportunistic basis at 7 breeding sites and, at two breeding sites, over 24 hour periods once a month. ...


2. Macquarie Island Elephant Seal Populations 1950 to 1965 [AADC-00101]
This dataset contains the results from studies of the Elephant Seal (Miraunga leomima) at Macquarie Island. Results from branding surveys and photographs between 1950 and 1965 are reported. Numbers, ...


3. Macquarie Island Elephant Seal Populations 1985 Onwards [AADC-00102]
This dataset contains the results from studies of the Elephant Seal (Miraunga leomima) at Macquarie Island. Results from branding surveys and photographs from 1985 onwards are reported. Numbers, life ...


4. Shallow Coastal Marine Fauna of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island Antarctica [AADC-00047]
This dataset is a description of the shallow coastal marine fauna found in the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Island area, Antarctica. The results are from various surveys in this region over a 12 month ...


5. Weddell Seals of the Vestfold Hills Antarctica [AADC-00048]   CHILD DIFs
This dataset contains the results from studies of the Weddell Seal (Lepotonychotes weddellii) in the Vestfold Hills region, Antarctica. Results from tagging surveys, photographs and aerial surveys ...


6. Temperature Data from the Lakes of the Vestfold Hills Antarctica [AADC-00012]
This dataset contains temperature profile data from 16 saline lakes of the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica. The data were obtained during the 1985-86 summer season and the latter half of 1987. These lakes ...


7. A bathymetric survey of Winston Lagoon [winston_bathy]
During the 1986-87 Expedition to Heard Island, a 3m inflatable boat was depoted at the shores of Winston Lagoon, on the islands' south-east coast. The boat was to allow access to the important Long ...


8. Aerial surveys of Weddell seals throughout Prydz Bay. [wed_aerial]
This data set is from aerial surveys conducted by helicopter over Weddell seal habitat throughout Prydz Bay in February 1999, and again in February 2001. Ice conditions differed dramatically between ...


9. Behaviour of Weddell seals during winter recorded by satellite tracking. [wed_sat_99]
This data set contains the results from a study of the behaviour of Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddelli) at the Vestfold Hills, Prydz Bay, Antarctica. Three satellite transmitters were deployed ...


10. Distribution of Weddell seals pupping at the Vestfold Hills. [Wed_distrib]   PARENT DIF
The information in the dataset is the location of Weddell seals with pups at the Vestfold Hills. Resolution of locations is 0.63 sq. kilometres because the data are recorded as x-y coordinates of ...


11. Elephant Seal Sightings, Heard Island (1949 to 1960) [Tags_heard_1949]
At Heard Island, Southern Indian Ocean, seals were branded between 1949-1953. Seal length was measured in feet and inches. Recaptures of seals were made up until 1955, and growth and age-specific ...


12. Emigration of tagged Weddell seals from the Vestfold Hills. [wed_emigrat]
This dataset is from a study of the proportion of tagged seals at increasing distance from the Vestfold Hills. We have three years of data from the moulting season (January to March). In 1997, 1 870 ...


13. Locations of samples from Organic Lake, Deep Lake and Ellis Fjord in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [vest_lake_samples_gis]
This data set contains locations of sample sites for Ellis Fjord (1989), Organic Lake (1985) and Deep Lake (1975, 1975) in the Vestfold Hills. Unfortunately little is known as to what samples ...


14. Population segregation and birth-site fidelity of Weddell seals at the Vestfold Hills [Wed_biopsy]   PARENT DIF
This collection of biopsy samples, and the associated tag and resight data set, will contribute to an investigation of the degree of population segregation of Weddell seals. Biopsy samples were collected ...


15. Prawns (Chorismus antarcticus) caught by mesh traps at the Vestfold Hills [Wed_fish]
This record describes the collection of marine fauna sampled from coastal areas of the Vestfold Hills in 1999. The project was undertaken to compile morphometric data on Weddell seal prey species. ...


16. Seal database of known-age animals [TAGS]
This database is a compendium of histories of known age seals (Weddell and Southern elephant) from observations across the Southern Ocean but focussed on Macquarie Island, Marion Island, Heard Island, ...


17. Sight surveys of Weddell seals during winter made by tracked vehicle. [wed_survey]
This data set contains the results from a study of the haul-out distribution of Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddelli) at the Vestfold Hills, Prydz Bay, Antarctica during winter. The distribution ...


18. Vestfold Hills Lake Bathymetry [vest_lake_bathy_gis]
This data set contains the most recent bathymetric contour data for some of the lakes of the Vestfold Hills. Lake depth data (all data except Ellis Fjord) was collected from echo sounding records ...


19. Vestfold Hills Lake Bathymetry - Yearly Changes [vest_lake_bathy_yr_gis]
This dataset contains the outdated and redundant bathymetric contour data for some of the lakes of the Vestfold Hills. Lake data for Burton Lake, Deep lake and Ellis Fjord.


20. Weddell seal diet data and samples collected and compiled by Sam Lake [wed_diet]   PARENT DIF
This data set consists of Weddell seal prey identifications made using the remains of prey recovered from faecal samples. The data are stored in an ACCESS database, and available from Harry Burton ...


21. Weddell seal reporting grid of the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [Wed_map]   PARENT DIF
This is a digital version of the grid reference map used to plot all sightings of Weddell seals in the Vestfold Hills. The point of origin is the same as the original map and each grid cell is numbered ...


22. Weighing Weddell seal pups and mothers as a measure of ecosystem conditions. [wed_mass]
This data set is from trialing different methods of measuring the mass of Weddell seal mothers and pups. Trials of the various ethods were recorded on video tapes. For it to be feasible to monitor ...


23. Ellis Fjord Depths [ellis_fjord_depths_gis]
This data set contains sounding data for Ellis Fjord, one of the fjords of the Vestfold Hills.


24. Marine debris database of Heard Island and Macquarie Island beaches [DB_Marine_Debris]
Debris records from beaches on Heard and Macquarie Islands and floating debris spotted on voyages. This database is currently incomplete, and still in development.


25. Marine plastics found at Heard Island and Macquarie Island [Marine_Plastics_Heard_Macquarie]
This project monitored plastics at the four-bays area on Heard Island and at Sandell Bay on Macquarie Island. It characterised plastics by infra-red spectroscopy both from the beach collection and ...


26. Origins and Biological Accumulation of Small Plastic Particles in Fur Seals From Macquarie Island [plastics_fur_seals]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: One hundred and sixty four plastic particles (mean length 4.1 mm) recovered from the scats of fur seals (Arctocephalus spp.) on Macquarie Island were examined. ...


27. Report from the 1985 ANARE expedition to Heard Island [Heard_Island_Report_1985]
Report of the 1985 A.N.A.R.E to Heard Island. This document contains the following scientific reports: Zoology - elephant seals, fur seals, General Zoology - leopard seals, fish, insects, birds; Botany ...


28. The 1987/1988 Field Season at Heard Island [Heard_Island_Report_1987_1988]
1987/88 Field Season at Heard Island. Harry R. Burton. Field Leader, Antarctic Division. The 1987/88 ANARE to Heard Island was the last of a series of three summer programs there ...


29. Volumes of the catchment of Deep Lake in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [deep_lake_catchment_volumes]
Volumes of the catchment of Deep Lake in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica were calculated by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre at the request of Harry Burton of the Australian Antarctic Division. ...


30. 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, ...


31. Coring Analyses of Cores from Near Shore Sites in the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_310]
The sedimentological, chemical and isotopic characteristics of sediment cores from three slightly saline to hypersaline lakes (Highway, Ace and Organic Lakes) and two marine inlets (Ellis Fjord and ...


32. Diet and Feeding Ecology of Emperor Penguins [ASAC_419]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 419 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: The ...


33. 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 ...


34. Ecology of Southern Elephant Seals [ASAC_257]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 257 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Anatomical ...


35. Major ion chemistry of Antarctic Saline Lakes [ASAC_70]
Major ion data for 41 samples from 10 lakes in the Vestfold Hills. Lakes: Cemetery, Club, Deep, Dingle, Jabs, Laternula, Lebed', Oblong, Organic and Stinear Parameters (measured and calculated): ...


36. Periodicity in foraging areas of leopard seals in the region south of Macquarie Island [ASAC_2268]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- Leopard seals are usually seen in the pack-ice where they pup on the ice and where they must first face life at sea. However at Macquarie Island, well to ...


37. Physiological Tolerances of Some Antarctic Zooplanktons [ASAC_308]
Colonisation of Lake Fletcher, a hypersaline, meromictic lake in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica, by the calanoid copepod Drepanopus bispinosus, the cyclopoid copepod Oncea curvata and an undescribed ...


38. Post weaning dispersal and survival in the southern elephant seal [ASAC_862]
The objectives for this project were: The project aims to quantify the patterns of dispersal and survival of newly weaned southern elephant seal pups to provide information on position at sea and ...


39. 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 ...


40. 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 ...


41. Archaeological sites on Heard Island compiled by Eric Woehler [ASAC_1219_HIMI_archaeology]
Two excel spreadsheets of archaeological data/sites from Heard Island. Compiled by Eric Woehler from his, and others, work in February of 2004. The spreadsheets contain: Locations Site Names Descriptions ...


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