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The vertical distribution of zooplankton in the Cape Armitage area
Entry ID: K012_1987_1988_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: The vertical distribution of zooplankton was determined in the Cape Armitage area. A large number of samples were taken by streaming plankton nets at a range of depths over the top 200m. These samples were analysed to determine the vertical stratification of the zooplankton species in relation to the depth profile of ambient light. Vertical haul samples were also taken to compare the zooplankton composition with sampling completed in 1985 to see if the different ice conditions markedly effect the zooplankton community.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.85   S: -77.85   E: 166.75   W: 166.75

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-10-24
Stop Date: 1987-11-22
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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 9 423 9387
Email: ja.macdonald at xtra.co.nz
Contact Address:
Omiha Farm
City: Wellsford
Postal Code: 0972
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Publications/References
Foster, B.A. 1989. Time and depth comparisons of sib-ice zooplankton in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. Polar Biology 9: 431-435.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-06

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