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Experimental studies into growth and ageing of krill 2002-2012
Entry ID: ASAC_2337

Abstract: Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 2337.

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The experimental krill research program is focussed on obtaining life history information of use in managing the krill fishery - the largest Antarctic fishery. In ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -50.0   S: -67.0   E: 180.0   W: -180.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kawaguchi, S., King, R. and Nicol, S.
Dataset Title: Experimental studies into growth and ageing of krill 2002-2012
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2009-08-14
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-09-30
Stop Date: 2012-03-31
ISO Topic Category
TRAWL Ancillary Description
Quality The values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.

Taken from the 2008-2009 Progress Report:

Variations to work plan or objectives:
We started conducting experiments to evaluate effects of rising CO2 concentration to krill larval development. This year we also conducted long-term CO2 exposure experiments using post larval krill. This was ... View entire text
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Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 281 kb
Distribution Format: Excel
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 6232 3216
Email: So.Kawaguchi at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division,
Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Tanimura, A., Oka, N., Kawaguchi, S., Nishikawa, J., Takahashi, K.T., Makabe, R., Hosie, G., Odate, T. (2008), Distribution pattern of macrozooplankton along the 140oE meridian in the Southern Ocean during austral summer 2002 and 2003, Nankyoku Shiryo (Antarctic Record), 1, 52, 13555, 1-8, AAS Project 2337
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-06-17

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