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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. 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 ...


4. Cryptobiosis in Terrestrial Antarctic Invertebrates [ASAC_58]
An analysis of bedrock and associated soils was conducted at a series of coastal localities in East Antarctica as well as further inland in the Prince Charles Mountains. Protozoans and micrometazoans ...


5. 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, ...


6. Development of Fluvioglacial Landforms in the Larsemann Hills, Eastern Antarctica [ASAC_570]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 570 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: The Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica, ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 will contain the results of bioassays conducted to characterise the response of Antarctic nearshore marine invertebrates to hydrocarbon contaminants in fuels commonly used in ...


9. 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 of most sub-Antarctic ...


10. Geological Development of the Proterozoic Basement of East Antarctica in the Prydz Bay-Prince Charles Mountains Region [ASAC_51]
The structural and metamorphic history of the Proterozoic of the northern Prince Charles Mountains will be determined and compared with the geological history of the Prydz Bay region. The nature of ...


11. 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. ...


12. Law Dome d18O data 2100BP to 1996 as 4-year averages [ASAC_757_LD_d18O]   PARENT DIF
LD2.1ky-grid4y - Law Dome d18O data 2100BP (Present=2000AD) to 1996 as 4-year averages. Data set used in: Jones, P.D. and M.E. Mann, Climate Over Past Millennia, Rev. Geo. 42(2), RG2002, doi:10.1029/2003RG000143, ...


13. 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 ...


14. Metamorphic and Structural Evolution of the Precambrian Basement in the Northern Prince Charles Mountains [ASAC_56]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 56 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Thin mafic dykes emplaced in ca. 100 Ma granulite-facies ...


15. Morphology, Origin and Significance of Ice Gullies in the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_562]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 562 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: A regional chemical boundary termed the 'salt line',in ...


16. 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 Holocene sediment cores ...


17. Population estimates of emperor penguins, Mawson coast, Antarctica [ASAC_484]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 484 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Emperor penguins are the only birds that breed in the Antarctic ...


18. Production and Fate of Dissolved and Particulate Organic Matter During Antarctic Phytoplankton Blooms [ASAC_630]
From the abstract of one of the papers: Phytoplankton biomass and speciation were monitored at an inshore site near Davis Station, East Antarctica during three consecutive summer seasons (December-February, ...


19. Sedimentary Processes in the Fjord-like Embayments of the Vestfold and Larsemann Hills [ASAC_705]
Ellis Fjord is a small, fjord-like marine embayment in the vestfold Hills, eastern Antarctica. Modern sediment input is dominated by a biogenic diatom rain, although aeolian, fluvial, ice-rafted, ...


20. Surface ice flow characteristics in the Framnes Mountains [ASAC_599]
From the abstract of one of the referenced papers: Ice-movement surveys in the Framnes Mountains from austral summers 1993-1994 and 1994-1995 are presented with complementary surface elevations and ...


21. Survey report 1998/99 summer season Voyage 5.1 Australian Antarctic Division Author - J.Hyslop / AAD [survey_1998-99_V5.1]
Taken from sections of the report: The aim of the survey and mapping program on V5.1 was to carry out various surveying tasks at Mawson and Casey as listed later in this report. The vessel used ...


22. Testing methods for marine sediment characterisation from a nearshore environment: Davis Station, Australian Antarctic Territory [GA_Davis_Marine_Sediment]
This is a copy of a metadata record held at Geoscience Australia. See the provided URL for a link to the master copy of the metadata record. This study tested and assessed several methods for identifying ...


23. 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 ...


24. 0.5 hour 1 M HCl extraction data for the Windmill Islands marine sediments [ASAC_2201_HCL_0.5]
These results are for the 0.5 hour extraction of HCl. See also the metadata records for the 4 hour extraction of HCl, and the time trial data for 1 M HCl extractions. A regional survey of potential ...


25. 10 m firn temperature data: LGB traverses 1990-95 [LGB_10m_traverse]
The Lambert Glacier Basin (LGB) series of five oversnow traverses were conducted from 1989-95. Ten metre depth (10 m) firn temperatures, as a proxy indicator of annual mean surface temperature at ...


26. 1988/89 Summer season, surveying and mapping program, Mawson - North Prince Charles Mountains - Davis [Survey_1988_89_Mawson_npcms]
Field season report of these programs: 1988/89 Summer Season surveying and mapping North Prince Charles Mountains; ...mapping program Northern PCM's - Mawson Doppler Translocation Support; ....mapping ...


27. 700 Year Record of Winter Sodium Concentrations (May June July averages) from Law Dome [law_dome_700yr_na]   PARENT DIF
This file is a 700 year record of winter sodium concentrations (May June July averages) from Law Dome. This was calculated by dividing each annual cycle into 12 even time bins (nominally months) and ...


28. A GIS dataset of Wilson's storm petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [WISPMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Wilson's storm petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains locations of Wilson's stoorm petrel nests, mapped ...


29. A GIS dataset of bird nests mapped in the Windmill Islands by Frederique Olivier and Drew Lee during the 2002-2003 season [BIRDSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of bird nests, mostly snow petrels, mapped in the Windmill ...


30. A biological reconnaissance of the Bunger Hills, March 1977 - R.J. Barker [Biology_Bunger_Hills_1977]
Scanned copy of the title document. Taken from the abstract of the report: The Bunger Hills, situated between latitudes 65 degrees, 51 minutes and 66 degrees 20 minutes South and longitudes 100 ...


31. A log of biological and sea ice observations made at Mawson station between 1971 and 1974 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1971_1974]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station between 1971 and 1974. The observed animals include: Wilson's Storm Petrels, Petrels, Giant Petrels, Skuas, Emperor ...


32. A log of biological and sea ice observations made at Mawson station between 1977 and 1978 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1977_1978]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station between 1977 and 1978. The observed animals include: Weddell Seals, Skuas, Snow Petrels, Wilson's Storm Petrels, Pintado ...


33. A log of biological observations at Mawson station during 1980 and 1981 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1980_1981]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station in 1980 and 1981. The logs include observations of adelie penguins, snow petrels, leopard seals, pintado petrels, ...


34. A log of biological observations at Mawson station in 1982 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1982]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station in 1982. The logs include observations of pintadoo petrels, emperor penguins, killer whales, elephant seals, leopard ...


35. A log of biological observations at Mawson station of skuas from 1982 to 1990 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Skuas_1982_1990]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station between 1982 and 1990. The logs comprise observations of skuas. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the ...


36. A log of biological observations made at Mawson, Davis and Wilkes stations between 1958 and 1962 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1958_1962]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson, Davis and Wilkes stations between 1958 and 1962. The observations are primarily on flying birds (petrels, skuas, gulls), ...


37. A log of biological observations of Antarctic Petrels made at Mawson station between 1972 and 1990 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Antarctic_Petrels_1972_1990]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations of Antarctic Petrels taken at Mawson Station between 1972 and 1990. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian Antarctic Division ...


38. A log of biological observations of Pintardo Petrels made at Mawson station between 1972 and 1988 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Pintardo_Petrels_1972_1988]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations of Pintardo Petrels taken at Mawson Station between 1972 and 1988. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian Antarctic Division ...


39. A log of biological observations of Snow Petrels made at Mawson station between 1971 and 1990 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Snow_Petrels_1971_1990]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations of Snow Petrels taken at Mawson Station between 1971 and 1990. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian Antarctic Division ...


40. A log of biological observations of Weddell Seals and Leopard Seals made at Mawson station between 1974 and 1979 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Seals_1974_1979]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of biological observations of Weddell Seals and Leopard Seals taken at Mawson Station between 1974 and 1979. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian ...


41. A log of bird banding and zoological observations made at Wilkes Station and the Windmill Islands, 1962-1963 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_Bird_Banding_1962_1963]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a record of bird banding activities undertaken at Wilkes Station in 1962 and 1963. It also contains a log of observations made on animals in the area, as well as some hand-drawn ...


42. A log of fishing activities at Mawson station during 1979 and 1985 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Fishing_1978_1985]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of fishing activities undertaken at Mawson station in 1979 and 1985. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian Antarctic Division library.


43. A log of meteorological observations made at Commonwealth Bay between 1977 and 1978 [Meteorology_Log_Commonwealth_Bay_1977_1978]
This document contains a report/log on meteorological observations from Commonwealth Bay in 1977-1978. Some references are also made to the Australasian Antarctic Expedition of Sir Douglas Mawson, ...


44. A log of zoological observations made at Wilkes Station and the Windmill Islands, 1959-1961 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_Zoology_1959_1961]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a log of zoological observations made by Richard Penney at Wilkes station from 1959 to 1961. The observations were made in the Windmill Islands, at locations such as Clarke Island, ...


45. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of heavy metal and hydrocarbon contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE3]
The effects of hyrdocarbon and heavy metal contamination of marine sediments on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Three ...


46. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of mobile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_mobile]
The recruitment of mobile epifauna on hard-substratum was examined in a field experiment using tiles. A total of 160 tiles were deployed at five locations, with 32 tiles at each location, arranged ...


47. A map of banding stations for a study on the distribution of south polar skuas in 1957-1958 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_Skuas_1957_1958]   PARENT DIF
This file contains a map of banding stations for a distribution study of south polar skuas. The map is of the entire Antarctic continent and shows stations from the International Geophysical Year, ...


48. A practical approach to the assessment of risk to Antarctic marine organisms from environmental contaminants: Modelled 10 day and 4 day LC50 from rapid tests at Casey 2005/06 [ASAC_2677]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2677 See the link below for public details on this project. If traditional methods are used it will be decades before there are valid assessments of risk ...


49. A report on winter scientific work undertaken at Davis Station 1989 - Simon Townsend [Davis_Winter_Report_1989]
This is a scanned copy of the report written by Simon Townsend on work undertaken at Davis Station during the wintering year of 1989. The report covers the following topics: - Tierny Drainage System ...


50. Abatus Microsatellites data set [AAS_3051_AbatusMicrosatellites]   PARENT DIF
The present data set corresponds to the genotypes for seven microsatellite markers for three Antarctic sea urchin species of the genus Abatus. Sea urchin individuals were collected in five sites separated ...


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