Heard Island Vegetation Survey 1986-1987 and 1987-1988
Entry ID: Heard_veg_survey_86-88

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Summary
Abstract: 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 time available for sampling, quadrats were placed to sample the bryophytic component of Hughes (1987) six visually recognizable broad vascular plant community categories as well as sampling ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -53.0   S: -53.0   E: 73.0   W: 72.0
Min Altitude: 2 M Max Altitude: 220 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-11-16
Stop Date: 1987-01-21

Start Date: 1987-09-18
Stop Date: 1988-03-02
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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 48 kb
Distribution Format: Access
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3209
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dana.bergstrom at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Bergstrom, D.M, Whinnam, J. and Belbin, L (2002) A Classification of subantarctic Heard Island vegetation. Arctic Antarctic and Alpine Research. 34: 169-177

Bergstrom, D.M. and Selkirk, P.M. (2000) Terrestrial Vegetation and environments on Heard Island. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 133, 33-46
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-07-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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