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1. Differential GPS data collected at Heard Island 2003/04 for the Regional Sensitivity to Climate Change in Terrestrial Ecosystems (RiSCC) program [ASAC_1015_HIGPS03_04]
Metadata notes for RiSCC Heard Island 2003_04 season (ASAC 1015) - DGPS data and Base Station data DGPS data are described below, and associated data files listed. 1. Three Island study - Phenology ...


2. Mapping of Poa litorosa and Carex trifida in the Handspike Point area at Macquarie Island 28 March 2003 [ASAC_1015_MIGPS03]
Current positional data for Poa litorosa and Carex trifida at Handspike Point area (Macquarie Island) were collected using Global Positioning System (GPS) equipment and standard observational techniques. ...


3. Regional Sensitivity to Climate Change in Antarctic Terrestrial Ecosystems [RiSCC]: the periantarctic region [ASAC_1015]
This project is looking at how subantarctic plants and ecosystems will respond to climate change. Global warming is already causing changes in terrestrial ecosystems, and the effects on terrestrial ...


4. Vegetation communities, species distribution and foliar morphology as indicators of climate change on Marion Island [ASAC_1015_MarionIs]
Altitudinal variations in vegetation community composition, species ranges and foliar morphology were collected on subantarctic Marion Island. Two altitudinal transects on the eastern slopes of the ...


5. Type Localities for organisms and fossils first described from Antarctica [Type_localities]
This data set lists over 300 organisms that were first described from locations either on the Antarctic continent, or on islands immediately to the north of the Antarctic Peninsula. Sub-Antarctic ...


6. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


7. Heard Island Vegetation Survey 1986-1987 and 1987-1988 [Heard_veg_survey_86-88]
Vegetation surveys were conducted on Heard Island during the 1986/87 and 1987/88 Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE). A stratified sampling approach was adopted. Given the limited ...


8. Heard Island, Laurens Peninsula, Coastal Orthophoto Mosaic derived from Non-Metric Photography [photo_mosaic_laurens_or]
The orthophoto mosaic is a rectified georeferenced image of the Heard Island, Laurens Peninsula Coastal Area. Distortions due to relief and tilt displacement have been removed. Orthophotos were derived ...


9. Heard Island, Laurens Peninsula, Topographic Mapping from Orthophoto Mosaic derived from Non-Metric Photography [photo_mosaic_laurens_or_TopoMapping]
The Heard Island, Laurens Peninsula, Topographic Data was mapped from Ortho-rectified non-metric photography. The data consists of Coastline, Crater, Volcano, Island, Lagoon, Water Storage and Watercourse ...


10. Heard Island: Baseline Data for Monitoring Longterm Change. (a) Vegetation Mapping from Orthophotos. [HI_VEG_ORTHO_VEGMAP]   PARENT DIF
Vegetation mapping from orthophotos derived from non-metric photography for the north eastern, south eastern, south, west and north west coastal areas of Heard Island. More information about the ...


11. Heard Island: baseline data for monitoring longterm change. (b) Vegetation mapping from non-rectified aerial photographs and satellite imagery with accompanying data. [HI_VEG_NON_ORTHO_VEGMAP]   PARENT DIF
The majority of the coastal areas of Heard Island have had their vegetation mapped using orthophotos (HI_VEG_ORTHO_VEGMAP). For the remaining areas, five sets of shapefiles cover the vegetation mapping ...


12. Heard Island: baseline data for monitoring longterm change. (c) Orthophotos used for vegetation mapping. [HI_VEG_ORTHOPHOTOS_VEGMAP]   PARENT DIF
The vegetation mapping project used a set of 1987 and 1980 orthophotos and orthophoto mosaics for mapping and screen-digitising (see "Quality" section). Contact AADC for access to these. A shapefile ...


13. Heard Island: baseline vegetation data for monitoring longterm change. [HI_VEG_OVERALL]   CHILD DIFs
The production of a detailed vegetation dataset which can act as a sound baseline for detection of change has been a longterm process and has now been completed. There are seven &child& metadata ...


14. RiSCC Research Support Bibliography [RISCC_Bibliography]
RiSCC Research Support Bibliography compiled by RiSCC group members. There is 1 record in this bibliography. This bibliography contains references to the RiSCC program (Regional Sensitivity to Climate ...


15. 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 ...


16. Aliens in Antarctica [ASAC_2904]   CHILD DIFs
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2904 See the link below for public details on this project. International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica will assess the threat of humans ...


17. Biodiversity, biogeography, reproduction and conservation of the Macquarie Island orchid Nematocerus (Corybas) dienema [ASAC_2545]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2545 See the link below for public details on this project. The orchid Nematoceras (Corybas) dienema has been found in several ...


18. Changes in vegetation on Macquarie Island 2000 to 2007 [ASAC_3095_Vegetation_Change]   PARENT DIF
Plot data and satellite imagery were used to examine changes in vegetation between 2000 and 2007. These data were examined in light of changes in rabbit numbers (data owned by and provided to the ...


19. Distribution and Dynamics of Vegetation in Relation to Natural Disturbance Factors, Heard and McDonald Islands [ASAC_423]
Metadata record for data expected ASAC Project 423 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: Eight species ...


20. Macquarie Island Aerobiology and Wind Climate Project: Phase 3 [ASAC_246]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 246 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Analyses of data collected ...


21. Photosynthesis of subantarctic plants as affected by leaf and canopy temperature variation [ASAC_2544]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2544 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Summary Recent global warming is evident for many subantarctic islands. Rising temperatures ...


22. Understanding the impact of change on Australia's World Heritage subantarctic islands [ASAC_3095]   CHILD DIFs
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3095. Public Global warming and the impact of feral animals or weedy plant species are causing changes in terrestrial sub-Antarctic ecosystems. We ...


23. Cultivation of novel Sub-Antarctic Plants [ASAC_1264]
Metadata record for data expected ASAC Project 1264 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project---- Australia's subantarctic islands are both precious ...


24. Effects of Elevated UV Irradiation and CO2 Levels on Antarctic and Subantarctic Plants, Including Implications for Ecosystem Management [ASAC_115]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 115 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Umbilicaria decussata, ...


25. Global change, biodiversity and conservation in terrestrial and coastal ecosystems on Heard and McDonald Islands: overall [ASAC_1174]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1174 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Australia's World Heritage ...


26. Heard Island: Terrestrial Biology: Documenting vegetation change on Heard Island. [ASAC_1181]   CHILD DIFs
2000-01 fieldwork undertaken Heard Island 53 deg. 05 min. S., 73 deg. 30 min. E. Field area covered: southeast end of island from Long Beach to Gilchrist Beach. 150 GPS control points collected on ...


27. Return of the megaherbs: plant colonisation of derelict ANARE station buildings on sub-Antarctic Heard Island [ASAC_1187_megaherbs]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: Buildings were constructed and artefacts left behind on sub-Antarctic Heard Island, associated with Antarctic research expeditions since 1926. ...


28. The potential and actual threats of introduced organisms to sub-Antarctic islands - do subantarctic expeditions pose a risk for the introduction of alien species? [ASAC_1187_Aliens]   PARENT DIF
The main objective for this study was to establish whether subantarctic expeditions pose a risk for the introduction of alien species. Our main focus was the examination of the logistic operations ...


29. Status Evaluations of Four Rare Plant Species in the Organ Mountains of NM [BRD003]
The Organ Mountains of south central New Mexico support four rare plant Species of Concern, three of them endemic to this small, isolated range. Surveys of these species on public land managed by ...


30. A Missouri Survey for Climbing Milkweed and Pale Gerardia [brdsar0015]
Report Prepared by the Missouri Department of Conservation, Jerry Presley, Director, under Cooperative Agreement No. 14-45-0009-94-1019, with the National Biological Service A Missouri survey for ...


31. The Gap Analysis Program (GAP) : A Land Management Tool for Native Vertebrate Species and Natural Land Cover Types. [USGS_GAP]
The mission of the Gap Analysis Program (GAP) is to provide regional assessments of the conservation status of native vertebrate species and natural land cover types and to facilitate the application ...


32. A Missouri Survey for Climbing Milkweed and Pale Gerardia [BRD001]
Report Prepared by the Missouri Department of Conservation, Jerry Presley, Director, under Cooperative Agreement No. 14-45-0009-94-1019, with the National Biological Service A Missouri survey for ...


33. Vibracore X-radiographs for Simpson Lagoon NSF 09035336 [vibracore_x-radiographs_for_simpson_lagoon_nsf_09035336]
This is analytical data collected in the Simpson Lagoon area of northern Alaska in field studies in August 2010. Data was two types: 1. Submersible vibracores (Rossfelder P-3) and 4" diameter gravity ...


34. Sediment Core and Land Sample Data for NSF 0935336 [sediment_core_and_land_sample_data_for_nsf_0935336]
This is analytical data collected in the Simpson Lagoon area of northern Alaska in field studies in August 2010. Data was two types: 1. Submersible vibracores (Rossfelder P-3) and 4" diameter gravity ...


35. Central Mojave Plots Map [usgs_fresc_cpfs_mojaveplotsmap]
The Central Mojave Plots Map (plots.e00) is a digital map database (point coverage) that shows the location and vegetation type for all field reference data used in developing the Central Mojave Vegetation ...


36. Central Mojave Special Features Map [usgs_fresc_cpfs_mojavemap]
The Central Mojave Special Features map shows point locations for known or potential places where vegetation alliances or unique stands with less than 5 hectares (ha) of spatial extent occur. Many ...


37. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


38. Predicted Terrestrial Vertebrate Species Distributions for Wyoming [wygisc_vertmodel]
The purpose of the vertebrate species maps developed for gap analysis is to provide more precise information about the current distribution of individual native species within ...


39. British Columbia Endangered Species and Ecosystems Information [Canada_BCCDC_EndangeredSpecies]
The British Columbia Conservation Data Centre (CDC) systematically collects and disseminates information on species and ecosystems at risk in British Columbia. This information ...


40. California Flora Database (CalFlora) [CALFLORA]
CalFlora is a comprehensive database of plant distribution information for California, a web accessible, publicly available tool for synthesis of data from disparate sources. ...


41. Long-term Tillage: Effects on Soil Carbon, Nitrogen, and Yield; University of Nebraska Lincoln [UNE.LongtermTillage]
The site was in native short-grass prairie until 1969. The prairie was grazed by cattle and wildlife. Soil parent material is alluvium mixed with aeolian deposits. It has been cropland now for 25 ...


42. Species and Elements of Conservation Concern for Alberta, Canada [Canada_ANHIC_ConservationConcrn]
The Alberta Natural Heritage Information Centre (ANHIC) systematically collects and disseminates information on the location of plants, animals and vegetation communities of conservation concern in ...


43. Analysis Products on Wildlife Habitat [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WILDLIFE]
The NRI's Wildlife Habitat contains one map, Threatened and Endangered Species, 1995 This map shows the number of threatened and endangered plant and animal species by county. There is also a table, ...


44. BLM OR/WA Interagency Vegetation Mapping Project (IVMP) [BLM_OR_WA_VEG_MAPPING]
(Summary adapted from Interagency Vegetation Mapping Project) The Regional Interagency Executive Committee decided to accept effectiveness monitoring plans for the Northwest Forest Plan. Effectiveness ...


45. Oregon/Washington Major Plant Groupings [BLM_OR_WASH_GIS_PLANT_GROUP]   PARENT DIF
This theme shows the areas where thirteen major plant groups may be found on all lands in Western Oregon. Ponderosa Pine/Snowbrush-Manzanita/Herbaceous Shasta Fir/Shrub/Herbaceous Douglas fir-Ponderosa ...


46. Sand Dune and Climate Change Studies in the Prairie Provinces in Canada [Canada_GSC_SandDuneClimatChange]
There are over 120 sand dune fields in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba occurring throughout the prairie and boreal ecozones. These dune areas have been less modified by human activities compared ...


47. Species and Plant Community Database, Manitoba, Canada [Canada_MBCDC_SpeciesPlantComm]
The Manitoba Conservation Data Centre (MBCDC) systematically collects and disseminates information on the rare and endangered plant and animal communities of Manitoba. The data set includes ...


48. National Forest Health Database - Tree Sapling and Tree Regeneration Data for Canadian Forest Health Network [Canada_CFS_TreeSapRegenData]
Since 1984, Canadian Forest Service has been collecting data to help monitor the health of Canada's forests. Data is collected from a large number of strategically located plots all across Canada. ...


49. Paleoclimatological observations of the late Holocene on Isla de los Estados, Argentina [CDA_AR_GEO_ISLA_DE_LOS_ESTADOS]
PALEOCLIMATOLOGICAL OBSERVATIONS ABOUT THE LATE HOLOCENE ON ISLA DE LOS ESTADOS (STATEN ISLAND) Isla de los Estados is an important nexus betwen South America and Antarctica. A large amount of paleoclimatological ...


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