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1. Chemistry of Atmospheric Deposition - Effects on Agriculture, Forestry, Surface Waters, and Material [USDA0422]
The "Chemistry of Atmospheric Deposition - Effects on Agriculture, Forestry, Surface Waters, and Material" is a dataset that contains weekly measurements of rainfall and chemistry, including pH, conductivity, ...


2. Marine Toxic Substances and Pollutants (F144) from In-Situ Samples [FW00222]
This data type contains data on ambient concentrations of toxic substances and other pollutants in the marine environment. The data derive from laboratory analyses of samples of water, sediment or ...


3. NODC Standard Format Pathology Data Sets (1973 -1980): Fish Pathology (F013) Data [NODC_F013]
Fish Pathology (F013) contains data from examinations of diseased fishes. Although these data may be from field observations, they derive primarily from laboratory analyses. Data include: location, ...


4. Physical and Biological Factors Associated with Avian Cholera in Wetland Ecosystems [brdnwhc0002]


5. State of the Environment - Norway 2004 [SOE_NORWAY]
State of the Environment Norway ("http://www.environment.no/" provides the latest information about the state and development of the environment. The service presents environmental topics ...


6. Storage and Retrieval of U.S. Waterways Parametric Data (STORET) [CIESIN0178]
The "Storage and Retrieval of U.S. Waterways Parametric Data (STORET)" was developed as a uniform data collection and reporting system for chemical, physical, and biological water quality data in ...


7. The State of Canada's Ecosystems in Maps [Canada_GeoGratis_StateCanEco]
EcoMAP (Ecological Mapping Analysis and Protocols) is a suite of geospatial data sets and analysis applications which has been developed by GeoInsight Corporation and A.M. Turner and Associates ...


8. Lead isotopes in snow and ice as an indicator of past changes to the Antarctic environment [ASAC_966]
From the abstracts of the referenced papers: Techniques for Pb measurements have reached the stage where Antarctic ice with sub-picogram per gram concentrations can be reliably analysed for isotopic ...


9. Marine Chemistry Data from the Northwest Atlantic and Maritimes Region of Canada [CANEMRCCRS_MARINE_CHEM]
These data are contained in either the Regional BioChem or National NCIS databases This dataset includes data related to contaminants in fish and in fish habitat collected by the Marine ...


10. Organochlorine Contaminant Residues and Transfers from Mother to Young in Seals, Canada [CANEMRCCRS_ORGANOCHL_SEALS]
The data is available from 1972 to the present. Samples are collected in the field with an annual growth of 30 records per site per year. The area of coverage includes ...


11. Waste Water Discharge Inventory Database for British Columbia, Canada [CANEMRCCRSDISCHARGE]
This database provides information on wastewater discharge under provincial permits (municipal, industrial, mines, wood industries) and from federal facilities. Its variables include: site name, location, ...


12. Aquatic Toxicity: Protocols, Results, and Literature, Canada [Canada_EC_AQUATOX]
The Aquatic Toxicity: Protocols, Results, and Literature, Canada, contains the results of toxicity tests on industrial wastewaters and chemicals; toxicity test methods; videos (for training); and ...


13. ERS-1 and ERS-2 SAR Data over Canada [CANEMRCCRSERS1]
The European Space Agency ERS-1 satellite was launched on July 17, 1991 with a projected lifespan of two to three years. CCRS began reception of its successor, ERS-2, on July 9, 1995 and is still ...


14. Environment Maps (Wastewater Treatment Facilities), Manitoba, Canada [Canada_GoM_EnvironmentMaps]
The 1:1 000 000 scale map shows wastewater treatment facilities located across Manitoba. Locations of wastewater treatment facilities in southern Manitoba are fairly accurate and about 95% have been ...


15. Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), Global Lead Emissions Inventory, Version 1 [Canada_GEIA_LeadEmm]
The Canadian Global Emissions Interpretation Centre, in collaboration with the UN Global Emissions Inventory Activities working group (GEIA), have completed emissions inventories on a 1? x 1? latitude/longitude ...


16. Global Emissions Inventory Activity (GEIA), Global Mercury Emissions Inventory, Version 1 [Canada_GEIA_MercEmm]
The Canadian Global Emissions Interpretation Centre, in collaboration with the UN Global Emissions Inventory Activities working group (GEIA), have completed emissions inventories on a 1? x 1? latitude/longitude ...


17. Marine Monitoring Data (Physical, Chemical, Biological) from the Canadian East Coast [ACZDD_MIS_76]
This marine monitoring data includes physical (temperature, currents, sediment grain size analysis), chemical (oil & grease, cadmium, mercury, lead, zinc, PCB, DDT, salinity), and biological ...


18. MassDEP Oil and/or Hazardous Material Sites with Activity and Use Limitations (AUL) [MassGIS_GISDATA.AUL_PT]
Releases of oil and/or hazardous material to the environment are required to be reported to the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection's (MassDEP) Bureau of Waste Site Cleanup (BWSC), ...


19. MassDEP Tier Classified Chapter 21E Oil and Hazardous Materials Release Sites [MassGIS_GISDATA.C21E_PT]
The MassDEP Tier Classified Oil and/or Hazardous Material Sites datalayer is a statewide point dataset containing the approximate location of oil and/or hazardous material disposal sites that have ...


20. National Pollutant Release Inventory, Canada [Canada_EC_NatPollutantRelInvCan]
The National Pollutant Release Inventory (NPRI) is a Federal Government initiative, designed to collect annual, comprehensive and national data on releases to air, water, and land, and transfers for ...


21. RADARSAT Inventory Held by Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS) [CANNRCANCCRSRADARSAT]
RADARSAT is an advanced Earth observation satellite project developed by Canada to monitor environmental change and to support resource sustainablility. With RADARSAT's launch on Nov. 4, ...


22. Two-Level, Seasonal SOx/NOx Global Emissions Inventory Versions 1A and 1B, IGBP/IGAC/GEIA [Canada_CGEIC_2levSOxNOxGlobeEmm]
The Canadian Global Emissions Interpretation Centre (CGEIC), in collaboration with the UN Global Emissions Inventory Activities working group (GEIA), have completed emissions inventories on a 1? x ...


23. 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, ...


24. 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 ...


25. Hazardous Materials Guide [CZM_hmr]
Authorities: 42 U.S.C. ?? 6901 et seq.: Resource Conservation and Recovery Act; 40 CFR 265: Solid Waste; M.G.L. c. 21C, ?? 4, 6 and M.G.L. c. 21E: Hazardous Waste Management Act; 31 CMR 30.000: Hazardous ...


26. Disease, Parasite, and Immunological Study of Birds Through Blood and Feces Samples in the Netherlands and Norway [IPY-NL-birdhealth-Loonen-samples]
Blood (plasma, red blood cells and blood smears) and feces samples of birds collected during IPY to study diseases, parasites and immunological parameters. The data set is collected as part of IPY-project ...


27. 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. ...


28. 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 ...


29. A Geographic Information System Database for Environmental Contaminants in the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo Basin [USGS_CERC_RioGrand_Contaminants]
ABSTRACT: The assessment of contaminant stressors on biota of the Rio Grande/Rio Bravo resulted from an effort of the Biomonitoring for Environmental Status and Trends (BEST) program, to implement ...


30. A Passive Integrative Sampler for Mercury Vapor in Air and Neutral Mercury Species in Water. [usgsbrdcerc_mercurysampler]
A passive integrative mercury sampler (PIMS) based on a sealed polymeric membrane was effective for the collection and preconcentration of Hg0. Because the Hg is both oxidized and stabilized in the ...


31. A Study of Chemical Contamination of Marine Fish From Southern California [CEPA_OEHHA_marfishcontam]
This report describes the results of a comprehensive study and health evaluation (risk assessment) of chemical contaminants in sports fish species in southern California. The study was conducted ...


32. A bibliography containing references to contaminated sites from the Antarctic and subantarctic regions [CS_Bibliography]
A bibliography of references relating to contaminated sites from the Antarctic and subantarctic regions, dating from 1992 to 2003. The bibliography was compiled by Colin Davis, and contains 17 references.


33. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE1]
The effect of location, depth and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a pilot experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Two locations were used, ...


34. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna (Mar 1998 - Feb 1999). [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE2]
The effect of location and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Four locations were used, a polluted ...


35. 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 ...


36. 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 ...


37. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of sessile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_sessile]
The recruitment of epifauna (sessile and mobile) 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, ...


38. 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 ...


39. AIDS Public Information Data Set [cdc_aidspublichealth]
The AIDS Public Information Data Set is computer software designed to run on a Microsoft Windows microcomputer, and contains information abstracted from acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) cases ...


40. ATSDR Toxicological Profiles [ATSDRtoxicology]
Constantly updated, ATSDR'S Toxicological Profiles (Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry - U.S. Public Health Service) translates over 40,000 pages of data into a comprehensive, current, ...


41. Abatus Microsatellites data set [AAS_3051_AbatusMicrosatellites]   PARENT METADATA
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 ...


42. Accumulation of Dioxins and Furans in Sediment and Biota [BESTsed24]
Monitoring of sediment and crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) was conducted in order to satisfy monitoring requirements set forth in the City of St. Helens National Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) ...


43. Accumulation of Dioxins and Furans in Sediment and Biota in the Lower Columbia Wauna River Area [BESTsed25]
Monitoring of sediment and crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) was conducted in order to satisfy monitoring requirements set forth in the James River Wauna Mill's National Discharge Elimination System ...


44. Acid Rain in the Northeastern United States, 1980-90 [USDA0045]
This database contains spring (April-June) and summer (July-September) nitrate and sulfate wet deposition records for 1980-90, at the state and county levels of aggregation for the states in the northeastern ...


45. Acidic Surface Waters of the Conterminous United States GIS Data for the EPA Clean Air Mapping and Analysis Program (C-MAP) [A_Water_EPA]
This coverage contains information about estimates of current acid-base status of surface waters in National Surface Water Survey regions in the conterminous U.S., as reported in the National Acid ...


46. Acute Toxicity of Fire-Control Chemicals, Nitrogenous Chemicals, and Surfactants to Rainbow Trout [usgs_npwrc_acutetoxicity]
Laboratory studies were conducted to determine the acute toxicity of three ammonia-based fire retardants (Fire-Trol LCA-F, Fire-Trol LCM-R, and Phos-Chek 259F), five surfactant-based fire-suppressant ...


47. Adelie penguin liver P450 enzymes [K065_1996_1998_NZ_1]
Animlas can be harmed by artificially introduced chemicals either through the food chain or directly. This study aimed to determine how penguins detoxify chemical pollutants they may be exposed to. ...


48. Air Pollutants Affecting Cellular Events in Seedling Growth [USDA0578]
The purpose of "Air Pollutants Affecting Cellular Events in Seedling Growth" is to determine the growth pattern, percent survival and visible injuries to selected crop and weed seedlings when exposed ...


49. Aliens in Antarctica Project - Inspection of fresh food for alien propagules [ASAC_2904_Food]   PARENT METADATA
International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica project aims to identify human-mediated pathways for alien propagules into the Antarctic ecosystem (www.aliensinantarctica.aq). As part of this ...


50. Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Pest Control in Tomatoes [USDA0538]
The purpose of "Alternatives to Methyl Bromide for Pest Control in Tomatoes" is to investigate methyl bromide alternatives in vegetable and cut-flower crops on sandy soils. The goal of this research ...


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