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An ecological study of Bird Pond at Cape Bird: water parameters, population density and identification plants and animals
Entry ID: K014_1970_1971_NZ_3

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Abstract: A seasonal ecological study was carried out at Bird Pond, Cape Bird. At weekly intervals the water temperature, depth, conductivity, pH and light were recorded, water samples were analysed for oxygen, alkalinity, chloride and chlorophyll and quantitative samples were taken to determine the numbers of the three main species of animals present. These measurements were also completed five times over ... View entire text
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  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-11-11
Stop Date: 1971-01-25
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Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publication or contact the investigator.
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Spurr, B.J. Limnology of Bird Pond, Ross Island, Antarctica. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research 9(4): 547-562, 1975.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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