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The use of GIS mapping techniques to assess changes in vegetation at Cape Hallett
Entry ID: K024_2003_2004_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: A detailed vegetation map of a 120m by 28m study site was published by Rudolph (1963). A paper copy of the original maps of this research was obtained from archives at the University of Ohio.The map was digitised into a GIS layer and converted to meters. In the field, the plot was found because some of the marking pegs were still present on site and aerial photographs were used to locate points. ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -72.32   S: -72.32   E: 170.27   W: 170.27

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-01-20
Stop Date: 2004-02-03
Quality The study is reported in the publications. All data is held by the investigators. Please contact for more information.
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 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. Green, T.G.A. Beard, C. Seppelt, R. GIS goes nano: Vegetation studies in Victoria Land, Antarctica. New Zealand geographer 61(2): 139-147, 2005.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-23

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