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1. Sea ice primary production off eastern Antarctica [ASAC_1307]
Sea ice covers up to 20 million km2 of the Southern Ocean. When present it supports a vigorous ecosystem that provides energy and food for all other marine organisms. Using the latest micro sensor ...


2. Diet and Population of Fish Predators at Heard Island [ASAC_131]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC project 131 (ASAC_131). Taken from the referenced publication: The diet of Heard Island cormorants was investigated by examination of casts over three ...


3. Law Dome Gravity Readings, 1973-1974 [lawdome_gravity_1973_74]
Gravity readings on Law Dome for the International Global Aerosol Programme (IGAP) during the 1973/1974 season. The Casey 1973 wintering team included physicists Lyle H Supp (Arizona, USA) and Ian ...


4. Law Dome Gravity Readings, 1975 [lawdome_gravity_1975]
Gravity readings taken on Law Dome during 1975. The Casey 1975 wintering team included the geodesist from the US, Richard Joe Neff, who may have collected these data. These documents are only available ...


5. The carbon cycle in the Australian sector of the Southern Ocean. [ASAC_1302]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- The Southern Ocean is one the most significant regions on earth for regulating the build up of anthropogenic CO2 in the atmosphere, and the capacity for carbon ...


6. The carbon cycle in the Australian sector of the Southern Ocean. Data from VMS - 2010-2011 [ASAC_1302_VMS]
The Southern Ocean is one the most significant regions on earth for regulating the build up of anthropogenic CO2 in the atmosphere, and the capacity for carbon uptake in the region could be altered ...


7. The distribution and abundance of nesting sites of flying seabirds in eastern Prydz Bay [ASAC_1306]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1306 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The locations and characteristics of nest sites in the ...


8. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 1300 - Development and application of technologies for the removal of heavy-metal contaminants from run-off associated with abandoned waste disposal sites [ASAC_1300_field_lab_books]
These are the scanned electronic copies of field and lab books used at Casey Station between 1998 and 2003 as part of ASAC (AAS) project 1300 - Development and application of technologies for the ...


9. Development and application of particle separator technology for removal of contaminants from water in Antarctica; Site Characterisation, geochemistry [ASAC_1300_UMELB_SC]
The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) has identified the Thala Valley Tip near Casey Station as a high priority site for remediation. However there are difficulties with regards to contaminant dispersal ...


10. Development and application of technologies for the removal of heavy-metal contaminants from run-off associated with abandoned waste disposal sites - Permeable Reactive Barrier Data [ASAC_1300_PRB]
The contamination of soils by heavy metals is a problem that faces communities the world over. Contamination is of particular concern when it is mobilised into ground and surface waters, where it ...


11. Iron Distribution and Effects on Phytoplankton Growth in the Seasonal Sea Ice Zone [ASAC_1301]
Peter Sedwick collected water column samples (6 depths, less than 350m) and measured dissolved iron in these samples, using specialised trace-metal clean techniques, at 9 stations along the SR3 transect ...


12. Balance ice velocities for the Antarctic Ice sheet [ASAC_1261_Balance_Velocities]   PARENT DIF
Balance Ice Velocities for the Antarctic ice sheet. These ice velocities (in m/yr) represent the (hypothetical) distribution of depth-averaged ice velocities that would keep the Antarctic ice sheet ...


13. Biodegradation of Petroleum in Soils and Beach Sands at Davis Station, Antarctica [ASAC_127]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 127 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: The effect of nutrient and water enhancement on the ...


14. 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 ...


15. Diatom species of the Australian sector of the Southern Ocean [AAS_4078_Diatom_Images]
The collection aims to showcase the range of Southern Ocean diatom species found in the major hydrological provinces of the Australian Sector of the Southern Ocean along the 140 degrees E. The collection ...


16. Electron Microscope Database [em_database]
This database contains information pertaining to the negatives taken by the laboratory since its inception. Both scanning and transmission electron micrographs are catalogued within this database. ...


17. GLAS Validation on the Amery Ice Shelf [ASAC_1263]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1263 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The project will involve making a series of measurements ...


18. Heard Island Geodesy. [ASAC_1265]
National Mapping Division (Geoscience Australia) has produced a Technical Report on the Heard Island Geodesy project (ASAC 1265). The main objectives of the 2000 geodetic survey of Heard Island were ...


19. Human interaction with the Antarctic environment [ASAC_13]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 13 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Personnel wintering on the Australian National Antarctic ...


20. Antarctica continental-scale temperature variability during the past two millennia [PAGESAntTemp2013]
As part of a larger reconstruction of global temperatures over the last 2000 years, work was done to bring together all the Antarctic temperature datasets into one combined dataset. Taken from the ...


21. Balance ice fluxes for the Antarctic Ice sheet [ASAC_1261_Balance_Flux]   PARENT DIF
Balance Ice Fluxes for the Antarctic ice sheet. These ice fluxes (in km^2/yr)represent the (hypothetical) distribution of ice flux that would keep the Antarctic ice sheet in its present shape (i.e. ...


22. Diatom species and biogenic particle fluxes in the Australian sector of the Subantarctic and Polar Frontal Zones at ~ 1 km depth [AAS_4078_diatoms_biogenic_flux_subantarctic]
Diatom and biogenic particle fluxes were investigated over a two-year and six-year periods at the Subantarctic and Polar Frontal Zones, respectively, in the Australian Sector of the Southern Ocean. ...


23. Ground-based imaging spectroscopy data for estimation of Antarctic moss relative vigour from remotely sensed chlorophyll content and leaf density at ASPA 135 [AAS_4046_Spectroscopy_Moss_Vigour]
(Two supporting figures are contained within the metadata document in the download file) The ground-based imaging spectroscopy data were acquired with the Headwall Photonics Micro-Hyperspec VNIR ...


24. Shirley Island Adelie Penguin Colonies, GIS layer [ASAC_1219_AAT_SI_ADPE_Colonies]
An ArcGIS shapefile layer showing the extent of all extant and relic Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) colonies on Shirley Island, Windmill Islands, February 2006. The field Status describes each ...


25. Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) remote sensing datasets for ASPA135, Robinson Ridge, and Red Shed [AAS_4046_UAS]
These datasets were acquired in the 2010/2011 and 2012/2013 Summer seasons from a multi-rotor unmanned aircraft system (UAS), also known as OktoKopter. This research focuses on the development of ...


26. Field measurements of temperature, moisture and photosynthetic activity in three species of moss at Casey over a two week period in January 2003 [ASAC_1313_Moss_Field_Measurements]
Samples were collected at ASPA 135, at the melt lake, northeast side. This metadata record provides data collected during 2002/3 at Casey. Temperature sensors (i-buttons) were inserted into moss ...


27. Computer modelling of the mass balance and dynamics of the Antarctic Ice Sheet [ASAC_1261]   CHILD DIFs
Computer models have been developed to investigate the present and future balance of ice accumulation and loss for the Antarctic ice sheet. New information about the flow properties of ice has been ...


28. Distribution of foraging effort of Antarctic fur seals in relation to oceanographic features around Heard and Kerguelen Islands [ASAC_1251]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1251 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The aim of this study is to develop spatial GIS models ...


29. Foraging ecology of emperor penguins in summer and potential overlap with fisheries [ASAC_1252]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1252 See the link below for public details on this project. Currently three datasets are attached to this metadata record. Dive data collected in 1988, ...


30. Foraging zones of Macaroni Penguins breeding at Heard Island [ASAC_1257]
With a population of about 2 million pairs macaroni penguins are the most abundant penguin in the HIMI region. These birds feed on mesopelagic fish and, to a lesser extent, mackerel icefish. Despite ...


31. Hydrographic survey HI545 by the RAN Australian Hydrographic Service at Casey, December 2013 to January 2014 [HI545_hydrographic_survey]   PARENT DIF
The RAN Australian Hydrographic Service conducted hydrographic survey HI545 at Casey, December 2013 to January 2014. The survey areas were Newcomb Bay and O'Brien Bay. A multibeam sonar system was ...


32. ITASE reconnaissance firn core drilling and climate variability studies [ASAC_1236]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1236 The dataset will include snow accumulation time series 1980-2000, with major ion chemistry, stable oxygen isotopes. ---- Public Summary from Project ...


33. Ice Sheet Balance Flux computer code BalanceV2.f [ASAC_1261_Balance_Code]   PARENT DIF
Ice Sheet Balance Flux computer code BalanceV2.f Fortran computer source code. This program computes the ice fluxes and optionally the ice velocities that would maintain an ice sheet of specified ...


34. Islands NE of Brattstrand Bluff penguin GIS dataset [bratts_penguin_gis]
Aerial photography (35mm film) of penguin colonies was acquired over some islands north east of Brattstrand Bluff islands (Eric Woehler). The penguin colonies were traced, then digitised (John Cox), ...


35. Krill flux, acoustic methodology and penguin foraging - an integrated study. [ASAC_1250]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- This project is designed to provide an understanding of the interactions between krill, other zooplankton, the physical environment and the predators dependent ...


36. Satellite tracking of emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) fledglings at Amanda Bay in 2011 [ASAC_1252_IMOS_11068_201011]
As seabirds emperor penguins spent a large proportion of their lives at sea. For food they depend entirely on marine resources. Young penguins rarely return to their natal colonies after their first ...


37. Satellite tracking of emperor penguin (Aptenodytes forsteri) fledglings at Amanda Bay in 2012 [ASAC_1252_IMOS_11068_201112]
As seabirds emperor penguins spent a large proportion of their lives at sea. For food they depend entirely on marine resources. Young penguins rarely return to their natal colonies after their first ...


38. Snow Petrel data collected around Casey Station during the summer of 2001/02 by Frederique Olivier and Eric Woehler. [ASAC_1219_AAT_SPet_C_0102]   PARENT DIF
The survey was completed as part of ASAC project 1219 (ASAC_1219) during 2001/02 summer at Casey. GPS data were collected for all snow petrel nests and wilson's storm petrel nests located during ...


39. ANARE Health Register [ASAC_12]
The ANARE Health Register, which has been in operation since 1987, is designed to gather, store, analyse and report on all health related events occurring in the ANARE population. The principal aims ...


40. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Davis Area, Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_D_73]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) along the Vestfold Hills coast (including colonies on the mainland and offshore islands) ...


41. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Mawson Area Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_M]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) in the Mawson area, Antarctica during 1981 and 1988. The data are obtained from aerial ...


42. Aerial Photographic Census of Birds in the Windmill Islands in 1990-91 [ASAC_1219_AAT_Img_C_90]   PARENT DIF
Population data derived from counts of penguins on aerial photographs taken at 500m altitude. Odbert Island colonies were not photographed as the island is within ASPA 103. 23 flight runs were made. ...


43. Aerial photography at Heard Island 1987/88 [ASAC_1219_HIMI_Img87]
Aerial photographs of Heard Island taken by 1987/88 ANARE. The information below was taken from the ANARE report prepared after the Heard Island visit. PHOTOGRAPHIC ACTIVITIES, 1987/88. Eric J. ...


44. Amery shallow ice coring [ASAC_1224]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1224 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Ice core drilling is used to extract information from glacial ...


45. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...


46. 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 ...


47. Area - population relationships for Adelie Penguin colonies at Mawson. [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_M_Area]   PARENT DIF
The relationship between colony area and population density of Adelie Penguins Pygoscelis adeliae was examined to determine whether colony area, measured from aerial or satellite imagery, could be ...


48. Biodiversity of lacustrine Antarctic crustaceans: local and regional genetic diversity of copepods and cladocerans [ASAC_1200]
The aim of the study was to characterise the genetic biodiversity of populations of the copepod Paralabidocera antarctica and the cladoceran Daphniopsis studeri in the Australian Antarctic Territory. ...


49. Biogenic sediment history from diatom remains in cores along Wilkes Land [ASAC_1216]
Preliminary data set contains details of cores processed (eg. sample name/interval, dry weights, reactions, notes) and the methodology used. The future data set will document diatoms observed and ...


50. Biology of Southern Ocean squid, ecological importance and potential commercial implications - a preliminary assessment [ASAC_1242]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1242 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- This project will undertake preliminary assessment of ...


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