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Cascading effects of global climate change on near shore benthic communities in the Antarctic
Entry ID: ASAC_2300

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Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2300
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Antarctic reefs, like their tropical counterparts, harbour a high diversity of animal life. For the first time we will determine how global warming will affect food availability to the animals which comprise the structural components of the reefs. ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -65.0   S: -68.0   E: 110.0   W: 62.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Pile, A.
Dataset Title: Cascading effects of global climate change on near shore benthic communities in the Antarctic
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2007-10-15
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-09-30
Stop Date: 2005-03-31
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.

This record has been updated by staff at the Australian Antarctic Data Centre (rather than the listed investigator), and therefore it's accuracy and quality cannot be guaranteed.

See the final report at the URL below for full and accurate information.
Access Constraints These data and a copy of the final report are available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 24 kb
Distribution Format: word, csv, excel
Fees: free
Phone: +61 2 9351 2440
Fax: +61 2 9351 2558
Email: apile at
Contact Address:
School Of Biological Sciences
University of Sydney
City: Sydney
Province or State: New South Wales
Postal Code: 2006
Country: Australia
Irving, A. D., S. D. Connell, E. L. Johnston, A. J. Pile, B. M. Gillanders. (2005), The response of encrusting coralline algae to canopy loss: an independent test of predictions on an Antarctic coast., Marine Biology, 144, 361-368
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-05-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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