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An ecological study of Bird Pond at Cape Bird: water parameters, population density and identification plants and animals
Entry ID: K014_1970_1971_NZ_3

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Summary
Abstract: A seasonal ecological study was carried out at Bird Pond, Cape Bird. At weekly intervals the water temperature, depth, conductivity, pH and light were recorded, water samples were analysed for oxygen, alkalinity, chloride and chlorophyll and quantitative samples were taken to determine the numbers of the three main species of animals present. These measurements were also completed five times over ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.17   S: -77.17   E: 166.68   W: 166.68

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-11-11
Stop Date: 1971-01-25
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
WATER BOTTLES
Quality A very early expedition with limited information available. Any existing data and results are in the publication or contact the investigator.
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
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Publications/References
Spurr, B.J. Limnology of Bird Pond, Ross Island, Antarctica. New Zealand journal of marine and freshwater research 9(4): 547-562, 1975.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-25

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