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1. Beringian Seabird Colony Catalog (2004) [seamap270]   PARENT METADATA
The Beringian Seabird Colony Catalog is a computerized, GIS-based database, maintained by the Division of Migratory Bird Management, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, in anchorage, Alaska. It contains ...


2. Climate data (wind speed and direction, air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, and solar radiation) from manual observations and automatic weather stations at Scott Base and Arrival Heights - K089_1957_2012_NZ_1 [K089_1957_2012_NZ_1]
Climate data have been collected at Scott Base continuously since 1957 and more recently from Arrival Heights and is one of the longest continuous climate records in Antarctica. Climate parameters ...


3. Climate data (wind speed and direction, air temperature, relative humidity, barometric pressure, and solar radiation) from manual observations and automatic weather stations at Scott Base and Arrival Heights - K089_1957_2013_NZ_1 [K089_1957_2013_NZ_1]
Climate data have been collected at Scott Base continuously since 1957 and more recently from Arrival Heights and is one of the longest continuous climate records in Antarctica. Climate parameters ...


4. GIS analysis, biological samples (soil microorganism, invertebrate and plant), automatic weather station data and vegetation and invertebrate surveys to determine the terrestrial biocomplexity of the McMurdo Dry Valleys - K020_2008_2012_NZ_1 [K020_2008_2012_NZ_1]
The McMurdo Dry Valleys are the largest area of snow-free land in Antarctica. Managers ability to promote and protect these areas would benefit if we knew the biodiversity present and what controls ...


5. GIS analysis, biological samples (soil microorganism, invertebrate and plant), automatic weather station data and vegetation and invertebrate surveys to determine the terrestrial biocomplexity of the McMurdo Dry Valleys - K020_2008_2013_NZ_1 [K020_2008_2013_NZ_1]
The McMurdo Dry Valleys are the largest area of snow-free land in Antarctica. Managers ability to promote and protect these areas would benefit if we knew the biodiversity present and what controls ...


6. Hatteras Eddy Cruise 2004 [seamap322]   PARENT METADATA
The Duke / UNC Oceanographic Consortium supported a four-day exploratory cruise off North Carolina in August 2004, to survey physical and biological properties in the vicinity of the cold-core ...


7. The concentration of combustion engine particulates, the organic fraction of the particulates and the sources of the particulates identified by isotopic analysis from snow and ice samples near Scott Base - K016_1993_1994_NZ_1 [K016_1993_1994_NZ_1]
The McMurdo Dry Valleys contain negligible snow and ice, while being surrounded by other glaciated valleys and snow covered mountains. The mechanisms causing the valleys and maintaining them were ...


8. U.S. Hourly Precipitation Data [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00313]
Hourly Precipitation Data (HPD) is digital data set DSI-3240, archived at the National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). The primary source of data for this file is approximately 5,500 US National Weather ...


9. US International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (US ITASE) Glaciochemical Data [NSIDC-0273]
This data set contains sub-annually resolved ice core chemistry data from various sites on the Antarctic Ice Sheet during the US International Trans-Antarctic Scientific Expedition (US ITASE) deployments. ...


10. United States Climate Reference Network (USCRN) Raw Data from Satellite [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00309]
USCRN Raw Data is level 0 data received from the USCRN stations that are transmitted continuously. The data values are ingested with a unique 18-bit format due to satellite transmission limitations ...


11. United States Climate Reference Network (USCRN) Raw Observations from Datalogger [gov.noaa.ncdc.C00327]
Datalogger files are raw USCRN data. However, instead of being collected via satellite, the raw data are collected from station dataloggers (also referred to as PDAs--Personal Digital Assistant) in ...


12. A Survey of the Freshwater Macroinvertebrates in Streams and Lakes of Macquarie Island [ASAC_555]
In all, 15 sites on 12 streams were kick-sampled for invertebrates. Eleven fully aquatic taxa were found: a species of Iais (Isopoda: Janiridae); six species of oligochaetes (three enchytraeids, one ...


13. ABN1314 borehole temperature profile for the ABN1314 main ice core drill hole [AAS_4075_ABN1314_BoreholeTemperature]
The ABN1314 borehole temperature profile was completed on the 13/1/2014 using the CIC borehole temperature logger. Measurements were completed by Simon Sheldon.


14. Acoustic records near McMurdo Station, Antarctica, 2012 - 2015. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_Acoustics]
Sonar data were collected to determine prey fields (krill, fishes) in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica


15. Adelie Penguins at Cape Royds, Antarctica, 2012 - 2015. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_Adelie_Penguins]
Adelie penguin data will be deposited in the California Avian Data Center (CADC) hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science (http://data.prbo.org/apps/penguinscience/).


16. Anaesthetics and Ecology of the Southern Elephant Sea at Macquarie Island and Heard Island [ASAC_520]
A variety of different chemical restraints, or anaesthetics, were trialed on Southern Elephant Seals at Heard Island and Macquarie Island. The trials were performed on female and juvenile seals, ...


17. Analysis of Remotely Sensed Sea Ice Images Using an Expert System [ASAC_687]
From the abstract of some of the referenced papers: An expert system is being developed which will apply knowledge-based techniques to the automated interpretation of remotely ...


18. Antarctic wide seafloor geomorphology [ant_seafloor_geomorph]
Publicly available bathymetry and geophysical data can be used to map geomorphic features of the Antarctic continental margin and adjoining ocean basins at scales of 1:1-5 million. These data can ...


19. Aurora Basin North, glacial isotopic composition data from the 2013-2014 season [AAS_4075_ABN1314_Glacial_isotopic_composition]
The ABN1314_Glacial_isotopic_composition is the measured oxygen and deuterium isotopic data for the 'ABN' (Aurora Basin North) ice core (ABN1314) collected during the Antarctic 13/14 season. The glacial ...


20. Burrowing petrels at Heard Island, 1987/88. [ASAC_1219_HIMI_Pet]   PARENT METADATA
Surveys were conducted at the eastern and western ends of Heard Island during the 1987/1988 season. Burrow densities in different habitat types (vegetated and unvegetated) were determined from fixed ...


21. Cenozoic History of the East Antarctic Icesheet - Studies of the Pagodroma Tillite and Related Strate, Prince Charles Mountains [ASAC_755]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: During November and December 1985, we examined outcrops of the Sirius Formation in the Miller, Queen Alexandra (The Cloudmaker), and Dominion ...


22. Cetacean database for McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, 2012 - 2015. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_Cetaceans]
A catalog of the population of McMurdo Sound killer whales (352 identified) will be deposited with OBIS SEAMAP (http://seamap.env.duke.edu/), along with tagging and tracking data from both minke and ...


23. Chemical concentrations of trace ions from the Aurora Basin North ice core (ABN1314 main) drilled as part of AAS#4075 [AAS_4075_ABN1314_chem_data]
Chemical concentrations of trace ions from the Aurora Basin North ice core (ABN1314 main) drilled as part of AAS#4075. The ABN1314 ice core extends from 3.9m to 303m. Chemical concentrations of trace ...


24. Chemtax version 1.95 for calculating the taxonomic composition of phytoplankton populations [CHEMTAX]
CHEMTAX V1.95 This program was written by Chris Boucher, assisted by Harry Higgins and Simon Wright, for the Australian Antarctic Division. It is a stand-alone program that takes input from a Microsoft ...


25. Chlorophyll data from McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, 2012 - 2015 [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_McMurdo_Sound_Chlorophyll_Data]
Chlorophyll a [ug/L], phaeopigments [ug/L]


26. Cloud images of the sky above Davis Station, Antarctica, taken with the lidar cloudcam [ASAC_737_lidar_cloudcam]
The CloudCam system captures timelapse images of the sky above Davis Station, Antarctica. So far it has been used to detect both noctilucent clouds (NLC) during summer and polar stratospheric clouds ...


27. Conditions for Strong Wind Occurrences at Casey [ASAC_517]
This set is taken from a long simulation with a General Circulation Model. The extract used here is the pressure and temperature analyses of the 3d simulated atmosphere on days upon which strong surface ...


28. Corrosivity Mapping of Antarctica utilising exposure of standard alloy coupons [ASAC_537]
Antarctica is the world's coldest, driest, highest and least polluted continent. Accepted wisdom is that atmospheric corrosion rates in Antarctica should be low because of the extreme dry cold. ...


29. Cosmic Ray Neutron Monitor Data, Antarctica and Tasmania [Cosmic_Ray_NM]
Hourly neutron monitor data both raw data and corrected for atmospheric pressure variations. Data are presently, routinely recorded at Mawson only, using super neutron monitors. Data are also available ...


30. Cryptobiosis in Terrestrial Antarctic Invertebrates [ASAC_58]
An analysis of bedrock and associated soils was conducted at a series of coastal localities in East Antarctica as well as further inland in the Prince Charles Mountains. Protozoans and micrometazoans ...


31. Data: The roles of sea-ice, light and sedimentation in structuring shallow Antarctic benthic communities [AAS_2691_Clark_et_al_2016]
Data repository for the paper: "The roles of sea-ice, light and sedimentation in structuring shallow Antarctic benthic communities" Graeme F. Clark, Jonathan S. Stark, Anne S. Palmer, Martin J. Riddle, ...


32. Dates of icebreaker arrival in McMurdo Sound, Antarctica, from 1957 to 2014. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_McMurdo_Icebreaker_Dates]
Date of icebreaker arrival at the edge of the fast ice. Date of icebreaker arrival at McMurdo Station. Distance between the fast ice edge and McMurdo Station on the date of ship arrival at the fast ...


33. Dates of sea ice movement in McMurdo Sound, 1978/79-2014/15 seasons. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_McMurdo_SSMI_Dates]
Year, month and day of: Initial ice retreat from winter maximum; Final rapid ice retreat to minimum extent for the season; Ice reaching a general minimum in the entire McMurdo Sound; Ice reaching ...


34. Dates of sea ice movement in McMurdo Sound, 2002/03-2014/15 seasons. [McMurdo_Predator_Prey_McMurdo_MODIS_Dates]
Year, month and day of: Initial ice retreat from winter maximum; Final rapid ice retreat to minimum extent for the season; Ice reaching a general minimum in the entire McMurdo Sound; Ice reaching ...


35. Development of Fluvioglacial Landforms in the Larsemann Hills, Eastern Antarctica [ASAC_570]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 570 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: The Larsemann Hills, ...


36. Dialects and Usage Patterns of Weddell Seal 'Leptonychotes weddelli' Underwater Vocalisations [ASAC_556]
Underwater recordings of vocalisations of Weddell seals were obtained at 8 locations within the Vestfold Hills (7) and Larsemann Hills (1). The recordings were made near groups of seals on the ice ...


37. Diet and Foraging Area of Antarctic Fur Seals at Heard Island [ASAC_466]
Antarctic Fur Seals from Heard Island fed mainly on fish, but the prey species changed both seasonally and inter-annually. The majority of prey were pelagic myctophids characteristic of deep oceanic ...


38. Distribution and Viability of Zooplankton Eggs from Anoxic Sediments from the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [ASAC_706]
Data set contains sediment cores from three saline lakes in the Vestfold Hills. The three lakes are Ace Lake, Lake Pendant and Lake Abraxas. Short cores from each lake are sectioned into 1 cm intervals. ...


39. Diving Physiology and Energy Requirements of Free Ranging Southern Elephant Seals [ASAC_589]
Southern elephant seals are among the deepest diving of all marine mammals. This study examined physiological and behavioural mechanisms used by the seals to conserve energy while diving and estimated ...


40. Ecological risks from oil products used in Antarctica: characterising hydrocarbon behaviour and assessing toxicity on sensitive early life stages of Antarctic marine invertebrates - bioassays of marine invertebrates [AAS_3054_bioassays_invertcontam]
This metadata record contains the results of bioassays conducted to characterise the response of Antarctic nearshore marine invertebrates to hydrocarbon contaminants in fuels commonly used in Antarctica. ...


41. Ecology and Zoogeography of Parasites of Antarctic Fish [ASAC_67]
The body surface, mouth, gills, internal organs and tissues of 368 teleost fish of 26 species from Prydz Bay, Heard Island, Macquarie Island, Davis Station and Casey Station in Antarctica were examined ...


42. Feeding of Antarctic Krill [ASAC_668]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 668 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Body shrinkage ...


43. Fish biological and stomach contents data - Casey 1988 [c88_data]
Data from fish captured by Erwin, Casey 1988. Includes fish size, weight, sex, reproductive stage data as well as quantitative stomach contents data and qualitative position data. Approximate locations ...


44. Foraging Ecology of Gentoo Penguins [ASAC_709]
Gentoo penguins are the least numerous of the penguins breeding at Macquarie Island, and the only species to rear two chicks. This project examined the interactions between diving behaviour, diet ...


45. Further Investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill at Macquarie Island: Have benthic communities recovered? [ASAC_756]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 756 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of one of the referenced papers: The shore environments ...


46. Geological Development of the Proterozoic Basement of East Antarctica in the Prydz Bay-Prince Charles Mountains Region [ASAC_51]
The structural and metamorphic history of the Proterozoic of the northern Prince Charles Mountains will be determined and compared with the geological history of the Prydz Bay region. The nature of ...


47. Gravity and Elevation Data Acquisition in the Casey Region [ASAC_724]
A gravity survey was undertaken in the 93/94 ANARE season between Voyages 5 and 6 (early Dec - mid Jan). The survey area was the Windmill Islands, Antarctica based at Casey Station. 53 gravity stations ...


48. HRES -- Synthetic high-resolution Antarctic bed elevation [AAS_3013_4077_4346_Ant_synthetic_bed_elevation_2016]
HRES is a high-resolution (100m) synthetic bed elevation terrain for the whole Antarctic continent. The synthetic bed surface preserves topographic roughness characteristics of airborne and ground-based ...


49. Heard Island soil samples from a range of habitats: Springtail abundance [AAS_4024_heard_springtails_2003-04]
In 2003-04 70mm soil cores were collected from locations with a range of vegetation types at Heard Island. The cores were collected at 112 sites with 3 to 4 samples per site and 431 samples in total. ...


50. Heavy metal and organochlorine pollutants in Antarctic vertebrates [ASAC_590]
As top predators seabirds have the potential to accumualte marine pollutants. This study quantified heavy metal loads in 3 species of albatross. From the abstract of the referenced paper: Cadmium ...


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