Molecular and stable carbon isotopic characterzation of PAH contaminants at Mc Murdoc station, Antarctica
Entry ID: ECA006

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Summary
Abstract: Some studies were carried out next to McMurdo Station (the largest scientific base in Antarctica). The more interesting area is Winter Quarters Bay, in consideration of its contamination problems. The concentration and the stable carbon isotopic composition of PAHs at McMurdo Station were determined in samples collected from land and from the subtidal Area; PAHs in the study areas were ... View entire text
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-01-01
Stop Date: 2001-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Geochemical & Environmental Research Group, Texas A&M University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://gerg.tamu.edu/
Dataset ID: ECA006

Data Center Personnel
Name: MOONKOO KIM
Phone: +1 269 3872876
Fax: +1 269 3872909
Email: moonkoo.kim at mich.edu
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Province or State: Texas
Postal Code: 77845
Country: USA
Publications/References
Crockett, A. B. and White, G. J., 2003: Mapping sediment contamination and toxicity in Winter Quarters Bay, Mcmurdo Station, Antarctica. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, 85, 257-275.

Kim, M., Kennicutt, M. C., and Qian, Y. R., 2006: Molecular and stable carbon isotopic characterization of PAH contaminants at McMurdo Station, Antarctica. Marine Pollution Bulletin, 52, 1585-1590.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-07
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