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1. NARSTO EPA_SS_HOUSTON TEXAQS2000 PM2.5 Organic Speciation Data [NARSTO_EPA_SS_HT_PM25_ORG]
The NARSTO_EPA_SS_HOUSTON_TEXAQS2000_PM25_ORG_DATA file contains 24-hour integrated organic speciation of fine particulate matter (PM2.5) collected August 15, 2000 through September 30, 2000 at the ...

2. NARSTO_STIFS_CANADA PM Inorganic Volatile Organic Compounds Data [NARSTO_STIFS_CANADA_PM_INORG]
The NARSTO_STIFS_CANADA_PM_INORG_VOC_DATA were collected in the Summer-Winter-Summer of 2001-2002 during the Supersite Transboundary Intensive Field Study (STIFS). The goal of STIFS was the measurement ...

3. NARSTO PAC2001 Langley Site Gaseous, Particle, and Meteorological Data [NARSTO_PAC2001_LANGLEY]
The NARSTO_PAC2001_LANGLEY_GAS_PM_MET_DATA were obtained between August 8 and September 2, 2001 during the Pacific 2001 Air Quality Study (PAC2001). The Langley Ecole Lochiel (LEL) site was at 49.0289 ...

4. NARSTO PAC2001 Slocan Park Site Gaseous, Particle, and Meteorological Data [NARSTO_PAC2001_SLOCAN_PARK]
The NARSTO_PAC2001_SLOCAN_PARK_GAS_PM_MET_DATA were collected between August 11 and September 01, 2001 during the Pacific 2001 Air Quality Study (PAC2001). The Slocan Park (SLPK) site, at 49?14'38.2 ...

5. NARSTO PAC2001 Sumas Eagle Ridge Gaseous, Particle, and Meteorological Data [NARSTO_PAC2001_SUMAS_MTN]
The NARSTO_PAC2001_SUMAS_MTN_GAS_PM_MET_DATA were obtained between August 13 and September 5, 2001 during the Pacific 2001 Air Quality Study (PAC2001). Measurements at the Sumas Eagle Ridge (SER) ...

6. NACP Greenhouse Gases Multi-Source Data Compilation, 2000-2009 [NACP_GHG_DATA_COMPILATION]
This data set is a collection of measurements of carbon dioxide (CO2) and non-CO2 greenhouse gases made across North America by nine independent atmospheric monitoring networks from 2000 - 2009. During ...

7. Biodiversity and ecophysiology of Antarctic sea-ice bacteria [ASAC_1012]
The data set includes imformation relevant for the study and description of sea-ice bacteria contains the following dataset subgroups and is organised by REFERENCE number. 1) Isolation data: strain ...

8. Cold adaptation and functionality of the Antarctic Coastal Benthic Zones [ASAC_1165]
Antarctic sediments and sea-ice are important regulators in global biogeochemical and atmospheric cycles. These ecosystems contain a diverse range of bacteria whose biogeochemical roles remains largely ...

9. Composition and origin of fuel from the hut of explorer Robert Falcon Scott, Cape Evans, Antarctica [Scotts_Fuel]
As a direct result of the 1989-90 trip as part of ASAC 245, a sample of petrol used by Scott on his ill-fated expedition to the South Pole was obtained. This petrol sample was supplied by the late ...

10. DMS and DMSP Data from CTD and Minicosm experiments conducted during the BROKE-West voyage 2006 [BROKE-West_DMS_DMSP]   PARENT DIF
Data Acquisition: Sampling was performed on seawater collected from CTDs and minicosm experiments. Sampling involved the collection of 250 mL of seawater from each Niskin bottle and minicosm ...

11. Direct Molecular Analysis of Antarctica and Southern Ocean Microbial Communities [ASAC_867]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 867 See the link below for public details on this project. Dataset Sea-ice bacteria data are associated with ASAC_1012 and included there Data for bacteria ...

12. Exopolysaccharides from Antarctic bacteria [ASAC_2348]
Exopolysaccharide (EPS) is complex sugar made by many microbes in the Antarctic marine environment. This project seeks to understand the ecological role of microbial EPS in the Southern Ocean, where ...

13. Interaction between Carbon and Sulfur Cycles in Antarctic Stratified Lakes and Fjords [ASAC_1166]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- The lakes and fjords of the Vestfold Hills region of Antarctica provide unique ecosystems for studying environmental changes in Antarctica over the past 8000 ...

14. Methanotrophs in Antarctica [ASAC_869]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 869 See the link below for public details on this project. Dataset included are for the characterisation of methanotrophs from saline lakes of the Vestfold ...

15. Persistent organohalogen contaminant burdens in Antarctic krill from the eastern Antarctic sector - BROKE-West Cruise [ECA032]   PARENT DIF
Researchers studied persistent organohalogen contaminants (POCs) in the eastern Antarctic sector. Samples were collected during January and February 2006 and originated from 12 sampling stations. ...

16. Sediment metal data (1M HCl extraction) from the Davis STP project [DAVIS_STP_Metals]   PARENT DIF
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...

17. Soil Toxicity Assays for Main Power House (MPH) spill site at Casey during the 2005-2006 summer season. [IHAT_CASEY05_06_MPH_SOIL_ECOTOX]
During the 2005-2006 austral summer, an extensive field season was conducted at the MPH site. Soil from the contaminated site was sampled at regular intervals over the course of the summer and an ...

18. LBA-ECO TG-06 Vertical Profiles of Atmospheric Trace Gases over the Amazon Basin [TG06_VERTICAL_PROFILES]
This data set contains measurements of atmospheric carbon dioxide (CO2), methane (CH4), carbon monoxide (CO), hydrogen (H2), nitrous oxide (N2O), and sulfur hexafluoride (SF6) collected from December ...

19. Rates of depletion of lubricant and fuel contaminants from Antarctic regions during natural attenuation and remediation procedures [ASAC_2915]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2915 See the link below for public details on this project. Petroleum contamination poses a major threat to Antarctic and subantarctic ecosystems ...

20. Rates of depletion of lubricant and fuel contaminants from Antarctic regions during natural attenuation and remediation procedures - GC_MS lubrication oil data [ASAC_2915_GCMS_Oil]   PARENT DIF
These data relate to the Max Easton Honours project, carried out at Macquarie University in 2010, supervised by Simon George THE LONG-TERM DEGRADATION OF LUBRICANT OIL IN ANTARCTIC MARINE SEDIMENTS. ...

21. Antarctic Ecosystem: environmental contamination [ECA062]
Although the remote continent of Antarctica is perceived as the symbol of the last great wilderness, the human presence in the Southern Ocean and the continent began in the early 1900s for hunting, ...

22. Annual measurements of atmospheric methane concentrations and isotopic ratios from Arrival Heights, Ross Island [K087_1989_2012_NZ_1]
The atmospheric trace gas, methane (CH4), affects the radiative heat balance of the earth. The sources of atmospheric methane are not well understood. Large air samples (1000-1400 litres) of methane ...

23. Ethane, propane, and n-butane firn-air data [Aydin_0739598]
The data file contains ethane, propane, and n-butane measurements in firn air from two Antarctic sites (South Pole and WAIS-D) and from Summit, Greenland. The WAIS-D and South Pole samples were collected ...

24. SAFARI 2000 BVOC MEASUREMENTS AT SKUKUZA AND MAUN FLUX TOWERS, WET SEASON 2001 [s2k_bvoc]
Biogenic volatile organic compound (BVOC) emissions were measured in a Colophospermum mopane woodland near Maun, Botswana, and in a Combretum-Acacia savanna in Kruger National Park, 13 km from Skukuza, ...

25. SAFARI 2000 C-130 AEROSOL AND METEOROLOGICAL DATA, DRY SEASON 2000 [s2k_met_c130]
The Met Office C-130 research aircraft was based at Windhoek, Namibia between September 5-16, 2000, where it conducted a series of flights over Namibia as part of the SAFARI 2000 Dry Season Aircraft ...

26. Civil Aircraft for the Regular Investigation of the atmosphere Based on an Instrument Container (CARIBIC): Atmospheric Chemical and Physical Processes Measured from Passenger Aircraft [CARIBIC]
The Civil Aircraft for the Regular Investigation of the atmosphere Based on an Instrument Container (CARIBIC) is an aircraft based scientific project. Before take-off a special air freight container ...

27. BOREAS TGB-07 AMBIENT AIR HERBICIDE AND ORGANOCHLORINE CONCENTRATION DATA [BOREAS_TGB7AAHO]
The BOREAS TGB-07 team measured the concentration and flux of several agricultural pesticides in air, rainwater, and dry deposition samples in order to determine the associated yearly deposition rates. ...

28. BOREAS TGB-07 DRY DEPOSITION HERBICIDE AND ORGANOCHLORINE FLUX DATA [BOREAS_TGB7DDHO]
The BOREAS TGB-07 team measured the concentration and flux of several agricultural pesticides in air, rainwater, and dry deposition samples in order to determine the associated yearly deposition rates. ...

29. BOREAS TGB-07 RAINWATER HERBICIDE AND ORGANOCHLORINE CONCENTRATION DATA [BOREAS_TGB7RWHO]
The BOREAS TGB-07 team measured the concentration and flux of several agricultural pesticides in air and rainwater samples in order to determine the associated yearly deposition rates. This data set ...

30. BOREAS TGB-08 MONOTERPENE CONCENTRATION DATA OVER THE SSA-OBS AND THE SSA-OJP [BOREAS_TGB7MONO]
The TGB-08 team collected data to investigate the controls over non-methane hydrocarbon (NMHC) fluxes from boreal forest tree species. This data set contains measurements of monoterpene concentrations ...

31. BOREAS TE-01 CH4 FLUX DATA OVER THE SSA-OA [BOREAS_TE1CH4FX]
The BOREAS TE-01 team collected various data to characterize the soil-plant systems in the BOREAS SSA. Particular emphasis was placed on nutrient biochemistry, the stores and transfers of organic ...

32. BOREAS TE-01 SSA-FEN SOIL PROFILE NUTRIENT DATA [BOREAS_TE1FENNT]
The BOREAS TE-01 team collected various data to characterize the soil-plant systems in the BOREAS SSA. Particular emphasis was placed on nutrient biochemistry, the stores and transfers of organic ...

33. SOIL GAS FLUXES USING SOIL CORES (FIFE) [FIFE_SOIL_GAS]
Nitrogen gas fluxes are important to ecosystem productivity and atmospheric chemistry. Scaling of these microscale fluxes to landscape and regional scales relevant to ecosystem and atmosphere-biosphere ...

34. Polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins, dibenzofurans and polychlorinated biphenyls in penguin and south polar skua [ECA042]
This data set examines concentrations of polychlorinated dibenzo-p-dioxins (PCDDs), dibenzofurans (DFs) and dioxin-like PCBs in the liver of polar bears from the Alaskan Arctic, in the liver of Weddell ...

35. Dimethylsulfide(DMS) and dimethylsulfoniopropionate (DMSP) concentrations, UM0708 [UM0708_9_dms_dmsp]
Concentrations of DMS and DMSP measured with GC-FPD, purge and trap method in the Southern Ocean. The data were obtained during the cruise of TR/V Umitaka-Maru in 2007/2008 Austral summer. Seawater ...

36. Directed transport of volatile organochlorine pollutants to polar regions:the effect on contamination of Antarctic seabirds [ECA038]
This dataset reports the HCB and ?PCB (here defined as the sum of the following congeners: 31, 28, 45, 52, 44, 66, 101, 97, 87, 110, 151, 107, 149, 118, 146, 153, 105, 141, 179, 138, 182, 183, 128, ...

37. Molecular and stable carbon isotopic characterzation of PAH contaminants at Mc Murdoc station, Antarctica [ECA006]
Some studies were carried out next to McMurdo Station (the largest scientific base in Antarctica). The more interesting area is Winter Quarters Bay, in consideration of its contamination problems. ...

38. Air-Water flux of organochlorine pesticides along the Western Antarctic Peninsula [ECA011]
Hexachlorobenzene (HCB), heptachlor, ?- and ?- HCH and heptachlor epoxide were identified in air, seawater, sea ice, and snow. Samples were collected during the austral winter (September-October 2001) ...

39. Antarctic Research Bases: local source of polybrominated Diphenil Ether (PBDE) flame retardants [ECA007]
Studies of chemical contamination in Antarctica are commonly focused on POPs. However, some emerging pollutants exhibiting characteristics of persistence comparable to POPs should also be considered. ...

40. Persistent Organic Pollutants at the base of the Antarctic marine food web [ECA029]
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE) are, together with PAHs, between the substances being considered for inclusion in the Stockholm Convention other than the so called dirty dozen. Researchers measured ...

41. A 50-years record of DDT and HCH in lake sediment in King George Island, Antarctic [ECA023]
The Antarctic continent does not have stream?river drainage systems, Antarctic lakes are thus the main sinks for water and solutes from the surrounding environment. Depending on their origin, the ...

42. Distribution of Polychlorinated biphenils (PCBs) and organochlorine pesticides in soil from east Antarctic Coast [ECA024]
This dataset reports the concentration of hexachlorobenzene (HCB), ?-, ?- and ?- 41 hexachlorocyclohexane (HCH) isomers, o,p'- and p,p'-isomers of DDT and 28 PCB congeners in eleven soil samples and ...

43. Endosulfan in the Antarctic [ECA018]
An ice-core sample taken from the Mackeller Peninsula in the Antarctic region on February 2002 was analyzed for organo-chlorine pesticide endosulfan. Endosulfan has been withdrawn from the registered ...

44. Increasing Levels and Biomagnification of Persistent Organic Pollutants (POPs) in Antarctic Biota [ECA047]
This dataset reports a study carried out on the Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii), and southern elephant seal (Mirounga leonine), feeding at higher levels in the food web on fish and cephalopods, ...

45. Indication of Geographic Variations of Organochlorine Concentrations in the Blubber of Antarctic Weddell Seals [ECA046]
This dataset highlights that samples of Weddell seals blubber from King George Island (the region with the mildest climate in the Antarctic) in 1994 showed the lowest DDT (11 to19 ng/g)and PCB (1 ...

46. Melting Glaciers: A Probable Source of DDT to the Antarctic Marine Ecosystem [ECA041]
This dataset compares data on DDT concentration of Adelie penguin (Pygoscelis adeliae) eggs and found that p,p'-DDE levels have not declined in the Palmer population of Adelie penguins in more than ...

47. Molecular and Stable Carbon Isotopic Characterisation of PAH Contaminant at Mc Murdo Station, Anatrctica [ECA025]
In this study were analyzed samples from McMurdo Station for PAH molecular and stable carbon isotopic compositions to discern the origins of contaminants in the area. Total PAH concentrations ranged ...

48. Occurence of organochlorine pollutants in the eggs and dropping-amended soil of Antarctic large animals and its ecological significance [ECA039]
This dataset reports a study on eggs of skuas, penguins and giant petrel. It was found that the concentration accumulation of POPs was in the order of ?PCB>?DDT>HCB>?HCH. The lower accumulation of ...

49. Organochlorines and Polychlorinated Biphenyl Levels in Pinniped Milk from the Arctic, the Antarctic, California and Australia [ECA045]
Investigations on organochlorine concentrations in organs and tissues of Antarctic seals began in the 1980s. This dataset analyses concentrations of organochlorines and polychlorinated biphenyls in ...

50. Organochlorines in Antarctic and Arctic Avian Top Predators [ECA044]
Bustnes (2006) compared organochlorines (OCs) levels in Antarctic and Arctic avian top predators analyzing blood sampled from the wing vein of south polar skuas (142 skuas, 73 females and 69 males) ...

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