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The changes in the physical, chemical and biological processes in melt water ponds during the late season freeze processes into the polar winter at Bratina Island
Entry ID: K081_2007_2008_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: How the onset of winter conditions affects the physical and chemical conditions within the melt water ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf (of which summer information is available) and how these changes affect the planktonic and benthic microbial communities within the ponds, was investigated in an extended field season until April, when the freezing process was well advanced. During the summer, four ... View entire text
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Description: National Institute for Water and Atmospheric Research (NIWA)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -78.02   S: -78.02   E: 165.33   W: 165.33

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-01-16
Stop Date: 2008-04-07
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
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 3 343 7802
Fax: +64 3 348 5548
Email: b.sorrell at niwa.co.nz
Contact Address:
NIWA
PO BOX 11-115
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-10-08

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