Biodegradation of Petroleum in Soils and Beach Sands at Davis Station, Antarctica
Entry ID: ASAC_127

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Summary
Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 127
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From the abstract of the referenced paper:

The effect of nutrient and water enhancement on the biodegradation of petroleum was tested in Antarctic mineral soils. Nitrogen, phosphorus and potassium were applied in solution, with or without gum xanthan or plastic ... View entire text
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Description: Public information for ASAC project 127
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -67.5   S: -68.5   E: 78.5   W: 77.5

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-02-19
Stop Date: 1990-12-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality Values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints A pdf copy of the referenced paper is available for download from the provided URL.
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 at the provided URL 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
Distribution
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 2,386 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3414
Email: leslie.frost 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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Publications/References
Kerry E. (1993) Biomediation of experimental petroleum spills on mineral soils in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica. Polar Biology 13. 163-171
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-07-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-01-10
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