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Comparative studies of vegetation surveys, maps, species lists and lichen growth rates of the Cape Hallett region (Seebee Hook, Willett Cove and the scree slopes surrounding them) with a 1968 study
Entry ID: K024_1998_1999_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The first botanical work at Cape Hallett was carried out when Hallett Station existed in the early to late 1960s. These studies were used for comparative purposes of vegetation cover and lichen growth rates. The entire area of Seebee Hook, the eastern shore of Willett Cove and the scree slope around them was mapped and searched for lichens and mosses. A site that was mapped in 1962 was found and ... View entire text
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Description: Australian Antarctic Division Herbarium

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -72.32   S: -72.32   E: 170.27   W: 170.27

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-12-31
Stop Date: 1999-02-20

Start Date: 2004-01-20
Stop Date: 2004-02-03
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Quality The data is reported in the publication. All data is held by the investigator. Please contact Professor Allan Green for more information.

The plant collections (~30,000 mosses, liverwort and lichens collected by Professor Rod Seppelt from Antarctica and sub-Antarctic Islands) are housed in the Australian Antarctic Division herbarium. This herbarium is being formerly ... View entire text
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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 7 838 4225
Fax: +64 7 838 4324
Email: greentga at waikato.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Biological Sciences
University of Waikato
PO Box 3105
City: Hamilton
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Publications/References
Brabyn, L. Beard, C. Seppelt, R.D. Rudolph, E.D. Türk, R. Green, T.G.A. 2006 Quantified vegetation change over 42 years at Cape Hallett, East Antarctica. Antarctic science 18(4): 561-572 doi: 10.1017/S0954102006000605
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-18

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