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A transplant experiment measuring the effects petroleum derivatives on Trematomus bernacchii from a relatively pristine site and exposing the fish to the waters at Winterquarters Bay and Cape Armitage
Entry ID: K014_1999_2000_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The impact of petroleum derivatives derived from fuel drums dumped into McMurdo Sound during the period before environmental management practices were regarded was examined on fish in Winterquarters Bay (McMurdo Sound). Experimental fish were captured from a relatively pristine site (Backdoor Bay, Cape Royds) and transported to Winterquarter Bay (heavily polluted) and Cape Armitage (minimally ... View entire text
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Description: Investigators home page
Geographic Coverage
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1.   N: -77.57   S: -77.57   E: 166.2   W: 166.2  
2.   N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.67   W: 166.67  
3.   N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.67   W: 166.67  


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1999-11-24
Stop Date: 2000-01-02
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 9 373 7599 xtn 87245
Fax: +64 9 373 7415
Email: c.evans at auckland.ac.nz
Contact Address:
School of Biological Sciences
Molecular, Cellular and Developmental Biology Section
University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
City: Auckland
Postal Code: 1142
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Lurman, G.L. 2000. Antarctic exotoxicology: the use of biomarkers in assessing environmental pollution. MSc thesis, University of Auckland, New Zealand.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-11-05

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