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Aliens in Antarctica - project to study exotic species and visitors in the Antarctic
Entry ID: ASAC_2904


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Summary
Abstract: Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2904

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International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica will assess the threat of humans carrying non-native seeds and spores into Antarctica. We will identify routes of transport and attempt to calculate how many seeds and spores are transported each year. Our data will be used to develop ... View entire text
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Description: Public information for ASAC project 2904

Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -53.0   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Bergstrom, D.M., Chown, S., Convey, P., Gremmen, N., Hughes, K. Huiskes, A., Imura, S., Lebouvier, M., McIvor, E. and Tracey, P.
Dataset Title: Aliens in Antarctica - project to study exotic species and visitors in the Antarctic
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-09-30
Stop Date: 2011-03-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality The dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only. See the child records for exact dates.

The latitudes and longitudes provided in spatial coverage are approximate only.

Taken from the 2008-2009 Progress Report:
Laboratory activity/analysis:
Samples from both cargo, food and passengers have been examined for propagules. Identification evaluation ... View entire text
Access Constraints Data are available for download from the child records associated with this project.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_2904 when using these data.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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
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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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-11-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18


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