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Biogenic gas emissions from glacial melt water ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf : A collaboration with the RISE (Ross Ice Shelf Ecosystem) programme
Entry ID: K013_1993_1994_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: Aspects of the biogeochemical cycling of sulphur and iodine was examined on the McMurdo Ice Shelf at Bratina Island to investigate the role of glacial melt water ponds as a biogenic source of sulphur or iodine containing gases. Several ponds with different characteristics were investigated with 130 samples of water and benthic mat from 30 different systems collected and analysed for temperature, ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -78.0   S: -78.0   E: 165.33   W: 165.33

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1994-01-01
Stop Date: 1994-01-20
ISO Topic Category
Instrument
WATER BOTTLES
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: +1 613 541 3972
Fax: +1 613 541 0311
Email: Stephen.deMora at gmail.com
Contact Address:
Aromed Environmental Consulting Services Inc
255 Melanie Avenue
City: Kingston
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K7M-8C2
Country: Canada
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Publications/References
de Mora, S.J. Lee, P.A. Grout, A. Schall, C. Heumann, K.G. Aspects of the biogeochemistry of sulphur compounds in glacial melt water ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Antarctic science 8(1): 15-22, 1996.

Schall, C. Heumann, K.G. de Mora, S.J. Lee, P.A. Biogenic brominated and iodinated organic compounds in ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf, Antarctica. Antarctic science 8(1): 45-48, 1996.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-11-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-09-26

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