Investigations of the algal ecology of Lake Vanda, Wright Valley and Lake Miers, Miers Valley
Entry ID: K042_1964_1965_NZ_4

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Summary
Abstract: The algal ecology of two Antarctic lakes, Lake Vanda, Wright Valley and Lake Miers, Miers Valley, were studied, and extensive collections were made of littoral and terrestrial algae, lichens and mosses. Samples of planktonic microorganisms were collected from both lakes by inserting a rubber tube through a hole drilled in the ice layer and pumping water through nylon filters at the surface. Large ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.58   S: -77.58   E: 161.65   W: 161.65
  N: -78.1   S: -78.1   E: 163.85   W: 163.85

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1964-11-15
Stop Date: 1965-01-16
ISO Topic Category
Quality All data relating to this study can be found in the publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
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Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
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Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: c.poirot at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Baker, A. 1967 Algae from Lake Miers, a solar-heated Antarctic lake. New Zealand journal of botany 15(3): 149-151
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-07-01
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