Palmer Station Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Field Season Data October 1993-March 1994
Entry ID: LTER_PAL_9394PAL

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Summary
Abstract: Third Palmer LTER field season at Palmer Station. Ocean water column
observations were carried out twice a week from zodiacs over the
Palmer near-shore grid. Bird observations were carried out on nearby
islands.

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Link: GET DATA
Description: Access to information and data from the 1993/1994 Palmer Field Season


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Palmer Station LTER site


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Overview of 1993/1994 Palmer Station Field Season


Geographic Coverage
 N: -64.77 S: -64.815  E: -64.04  W: -64.13

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Robin M. Ross and Langdon B. Quetin
Dataset Title: 9394pal: Palmer Station Season
Dataset Release Date: June 1993
Dataset Release Place: UCSB
Dataset Publisher: Palmer Station LTER
Other Citation Details: Data from the Palmer LTER data archive were supported by Office of Polar Programs, NSF (OPP-9011927)
Online Resource: http://www.icess.ucsb.edu/cgi-bin/studycatalog.cgi


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1993-10-01
Stop Date: 1994-03-31


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >CARBON    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >DISSOLVED GASES    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >NITRATE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >NITROGEN    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >NUTRIENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >ORGANIC MATTER    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >PHOSPHATE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CHEMISTRY >SILICATE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >IRRADIANCE >DOWNWELLING IRRADIANCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >OPTICAL DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >RADIANCE >UPWELLING RADIANCE    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/VERTEBRATES >FISH    [Definition]
BIOLOGICAL CLASSIFICATION >ANIMALS/INVERTEBRATES    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS >PLANKTON >PHYTOPLANKTON    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >AQUATIC ECOSYSTEMS >MARINE HABITAT    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS >USE/FEEDING HABITATS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >SPECIES/POPULATION INTERACTIONS >POPULATION DYNAMICS    [Definition]
BIOSPHERE >ECOLOGICAL DYNAMICS >ECOSYSTEM FUNCTIONS >PRIMARY PRODUCTION    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BIOTA
ELEVATION
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
OCEANS


Platform
FIELD SURVEYS    [Information]
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS    [Information]
ZODIACS    [Information]


Instrument
TRAWL    [Information]
WATER BOTTLES
OFFI >Optical Free Fall Instrument


Project
LTER >Long-Term Ecological Research    [Information]


Access Constraints
The following citation should be included in any use of the data from
the LTER Palmer archive: "Data from the Palmer LTER data archive were
supported by Office of Polar Programs, NSF (OPP-96-32763)".


Use Constraints
"Data from the Palmer LTER data archive were supported by Office of
Polar Programs, NSF (OPP-96-32763)". Additionally, specific
investigators might be cited for their contribution of data or to the
paper. Users of the data accept responsibility to provide a copy of
publications using the data to: LTER Palmer Data Management,c/o
Dr. Raymond Smith, ICESS, UCSB, Santa Barbara, CA 93106)"


Keywords
bioacoustics
krill
carbon cycle
phaeopigment
phytoplankton
seabirds
penguins
Adelie Penguins
breeding
penguin demography
zodiac trawls
CONSERVATION


Originating Center
LTER/PALMER


Data Center
Palmer Research Station, Long Term Ecological Research Program    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://pal.lternet.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: KAREN S. BAKER
Phone: (858) 534-2350
Fax: (858) 534-2997
Email: karen at icess.ucsb.edu
Contact Address:
University of California, San Diego (UCSD)
2252 Sverdrup Hall, Mail Code 0218
8615 Discovery Way
Scripps Institution of Oceanography
City: La Jolla
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 92093-0218
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: online ftp, www
Fees: None


Personnel
RAYMOND C. SMITH
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (805) 893-4709
Fax: (805) 893-2578
Email: ray at icess.ucsb.edu
Contact Address:
Institute for Computational Earth System Science (ICESS)
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
6812 Ellison Hall
City: Santa Barbara
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 93106
Country: USA


ROBIN MACURDA ROSS
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (805)893-2096
Fax: (805)893-8062
Email: robin at icess.ucsb.edu
Contact Address:
Marine Science Institute
University of California - Santa Barbara (UCSB)
City: Santa Barbara
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 93106
Country: USA


LANGDON B. QUETIN
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (805) 893-2096
Fax: (805) 893-8062
Email: langdon at icess.ucsb.edu
Contact Address:
Marine Science Institute
University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB)
City: Santa Barbara
Province or State: California
Postal Code: 93106
Country: USA


Publications/References
Baker K.S., S. Stammerjohn, 1995: Palmer LTER: Palmer Station weather
records. Antarctic Journal of the United States x:xx-xx.

CCAMLR, 1992. Standard Methods for Monitoring Studies. Convention for
the Conservation of Antarctic Marine Living Resources Ecosystem
Monitoring Program, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.

Fraser W.R., D.L. Patterson, B. Houston, E. Holm, T. Mader, W.Z.
Trivelpiece, 1994: Palmer LTER: U.S. seabird research undertaken as
part of the CCAMLR Ecosystem Monitoring Program at Palmer Station
1993-1994. Annual Report submitted to the National Marine Fisheries
Service, La Jolla, CA, USA.

Karl, D.M., C.D. Winn, D.V.W. Hebel, R. Letelier, 1990. Hawaii Ocean
Time-Series Program Field and Laboratory Protocols. University of
Hawaii Report (ftp:128.171.154.9@/pub/hot/protocols/1142.asc)

Smith, R.C., J.L. Jones, L.B. Quetin, R.R. Ross, K.S. Baker, WA
Kozlowski, M. Vernet, W.R. Fraser, 1996. Palmer LTER: Annual Season
Sampling on Station. Antarctic Journal of the United States
(accepted).

Stammerjohn S., R.C. Smith: Palmer LTER: Sea Ice coverage in the LTER
region. Antarctic Journal of the United States x:xx-xx, 1995.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-03-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2002-03-05

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