Benthic macro- and megafauna of the West Antarctic Peninsula Shelf
Entry ID: FOODBANCS_invertebrates

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Summary
Abstract: Macrofaunal abundances and diversity from box cores and megacores down
to 10cm sediment depth from three 600m stations on the West Antarctic
Peninsula Shelf. Megafaunal abundances from towed camera surveys,
using otter trawl collections for species identification.
Reproductive biology of five species of echinoderms. Stable isotope
food web analysis of megafauna, including isotope data for
phytodetritus, sediments, net-collected plankton, and ice algae.
Seasonal recruitment of mega- and macrofauna, including larval
abundances in the plankton.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -62.83   S: -90.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-11-01
Stop Date: 2001-03-31
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
TRAWL Ancillary Description
Data Center
Department of Oceanography, School of Ocean and Earth Science and Technology, University of Hawaii Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.soest.hawaii.edu/oceanography/

Data Center Personnel
Name: CRAIG RANDALL SMITH
Email: craigsmi at hawaii.edu
Contact Address:
University of Hawaii
Department of Oceanography
1000 Pope Rd.
City: Honolulu
Province or State: HI
Postal Code: 96822
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 808-956-7750
Email: mincks at hawaii.edu
Contact Address:
University of Hawaii
Department of Oceanography
1000 Pope Rd.
City: Honolulu
Province or State: HI
Postal Code: 96822
Country: USA
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-11-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-07
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