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Lake Fryxell benthic ecology
Entry ID: K081_2009_2013_NZ_2

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Abstract: In 2012/2013 we collected Samples and data collected along a depth transect at Lake Fryxell. This samples were collected by a dive team. The samples included water chemistry and microbial mat sampling.
Also durig the 2012/2013 season work was completed in the Miers valley, Bratina Island and Koelittz Glacier collecting samples and data on sediments, soils, water and microbial mats. The focus was the diversity of microbial mats and the biogeochemistry of phosphorus wihin the systems
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.36   S: -77.36   E: 163.09   W: 163.09
  N: -78.0   S: -78.0   E: 165.33   W: 164.1
  N: -78.07   S: -78.07   E: 164.12   W: 164.1
  N: -78.09   S: -78.09   E: 165.03   W: 165.03

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-11-08
Stop Date: 2012-11-29

Start Date: 2013-01-21
Stop Date: 2013-01-28
ISO Topic Category
Quality Samples and information is stored at University of Canterbury ,NZ
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: (03) 358 0200
Fax: (03) 358 0211
Email: c.maclaurin at
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch 8140
Country: New Zealand
Email: AquaticResearchSolutions at
Email: ian.hawes at
Contact Address:
Waterways Centre for Freshwater Management
University of Canterbury
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-11-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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