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A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna.
Entry ID: ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE1


Summary
Abstract: The effect of location, depth and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a pilot experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Two locations were used, a polluted bay adjacent to an old disused tip site (Brown Bay) and an undisturbed control (O'Brien Bay). At each location two types of defaunated sediment (polluted and control) were placed at 2 depths, ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.28   S: -66.29   E: 110.55   W: 110.52
Min Depth: 12 M Max Depth: 25 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Riddle, M.J. and Stark, J.S.
Dataset Title: A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna.
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: 1997-03-05
Stop Date: 1997-11-18
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 1 m
Instrument
MICROSCOPES Ancillary Description
Quality Gammarid, Isopod, gastropod faunas identified at the Australian Museum. Remaining faunas identified by J. Stark.
Access Constraints Please contact investigators before using data. Dataset not yet publicly available.
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_220... 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: 11 kb
Distribution Format: excel
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3573
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: martin.riddle 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
Stark J. S. (2001), Human impacts and assemblages in marine soft-sediments at Casey Station, Antarctica, PhD thesis, University of New England
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-05-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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