Palmer Station Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) Field Season Data October 1995-March 1996
Entry ID: LTER_PAL_9596PAL

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Summary
Abstract: Fifth 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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Description: Access to information and data from the 1995/1996 Palmer Field Season


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Description: Palmer Station LTER site


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Overview of 1995/1996 Palmer Station Field Season


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

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Raymond C. Smith
Dataset Title: 9596pal: Palmer Station Season
Dataset Release Date: 1996
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: 1995-10-01
Stop Date: 1996-03-31


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


Publications/References
Baker, K.S., 1996. Palmer LTER: Palmer Station Air Temperature 1974
to 1996. Antarctic Journal of the United States.

Baker, K.S., W.A. Kozlowski, M. Vernet, J.L. Jones, L.B. Quetin,
R.M. Ross, R.C. Smith and W.R. Fraser, 1996. Palmer LTER: Annual
Season October 1995-March 1996. Antarctic Journal of the United
States.

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, E.J. Holm, K.M. Carney and J.C. Carlson,
1996. Seabird Research Undertaken as Part of the NMFS/AMLR Ecosystem
Monitoring Program at Palmer Station, 1995-1996. 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.M. Ross, K.S. Baker,
W.A. Kozlowski, M. Vernet and W.R. Fraser, 1996. Palmer LTER: Annual
Season Sampling on Station. Antarctic Journal of the United States.

Smith, R.C., L.B. Quetin, J.L. Jones, D.M. Menzies, T. Newberger,
1996. Palmer LTER: Small Boat Design for Water Column Sampling.
Antarctic Journal of the United States.

Vernet, M. and W. Kozlowski, 1996. Palmer LTER: Temporal Variability
in Primary Production in Arthur Harbor during the 1995/1996 growth
season. Antarctic Journal of the United States.

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

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