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51. Collaborative Research: Biogeochemistry of Dissolved Organic Matter in Pony Lake, Ross Island - NSF-ANT03-38342 [NSF-ANT03-38342]
Dissolved organic matter (DOM) is a significant chemical component in aquatic systems because it acts as an important carbon source for microorganisms, absorbs harmful radiation in sunlight, is able ...


52. Collaborative Research: Combined Physical Property Measurements at Siple Dome - Spencer_0917509 [Spencer_0917509]
This award supports a two-year collaborative effort to more fully understand the climatic history and physical properties of the Siple Dome, Antarctica deep ice core. We have released an Excel file ...


53. Collaborative Research: East Antarctic outlet glacier contributions to the Ross Sea from chronology of detrital grains - NSF-ANT10-43572 [NSF-ANT10-43572]
The PIs proposed a provenance study of glacial deposits in the Ross Embayment that will provide a broad scale geochronologic survey of detrital minerals in till to help characterize bedrock beneath ...


54. Collaborative Research: Geochemistry and Microbiology of the Extreme Aquatic Environment in Lake Vida, East Antarctica - NSF-ANT07-39698 [NSF-ANT07-39698]
Lake Vida is the largest lake of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, with an approximately 20 m ice cover overlaying a brine of unknown depth with at least 7 times seawater salinity and temperatures below -10 ...


55. Collaborative Research: IPY: GAMBIT: Gamburtsev Aerogeophysical Mapping of Bedrock and Ice Targets - AGAP_GAMBIT [AGAP_GAMBIT]
This award supported an aerogeophysical study of the Gamburtsev Subglacial Mountains (GSM), a Texas-sized mountain range buried beneath the ice sheets of East Antarctica. The project would perform ...


56. Collaborative Research: IPY: POLENET-Antarctica: Investigating Links Between Geodynamics and Ice Sheets - NSF-ANT06-32322 [NSF-ANT06-32322]
This project constructs POLENET a network of GPS and seismic stations in West Antarctica to understand how the mass of the West Antarctic ice sheet (WAIS) changes with time. The information is ultimately ...


57. Collaborative Research: Norwegian-United States IPY Scientific Traverse: Climate Variability and Glaciology in East Antarctica - albert_0538495 [albert_0538495]
This award supports a project of scientific investigations along two overland traverses in East Antarctica: one going from the Norwegian Troll Station (72deg. S, 2deg. E) to the United States South ...


58. Collaborative Research: Paleohistory of the Larsen Ice Shelf System: Phase II - NSF-ANT03-38220 [NSF-ANT03-38220]
The Larsen Ice Shelf is the third largest ice shelf in Antarctica and has continued a pattern of catastrophic decay since the mid 1990's. The proposed marine geologic work at the Larsen Ice Shelf ...


59. Collaborative Research: SGER: Triple-dating (Pb-FT-He) of Antarctic Detritus and the Origin of the Gamburtsev Mountains - NSF-ANT08-16934 [NSF-ANT08-16934]
This Small Grant for Exploratory Research investigates the origin and evolution of the Gamburtsev subglacial mountains (GSM). These mountains are considered the nucleation point for Antarctica's largest ...


60. Collaborative Research: Stable Isotopes of Ice in the WAIS Divide Deep Ice Core - cuffey_0537661 [cuffey_0537661]
This award supports analyses of stable isotopes of water, dD, d18O and deuterium excess in the proposed West Antarctic Ice Sheet Divide (WAIS) deep ice core. The project will analyze a continuous ...


61. Collaborative Research: Stable Isotopes of Ice in the WAIS Divide Deep Ice Core - white_0537593 [white_0537593]
This data set contains the record of stable isotopes of hydrogen and oxygen in the WAIS Divide WDC06A core from West Antarctica. Samples have been analyzed at high resolution (nominal 3cm intervals) ...


62. Collaborative Research: TRacing the fate of Algal Carbon Export in the Ross Sea (TRACERS) - NSF-ANT11-42065 [NSF-ANT11-42065]
Sinking particles are a major element of the biological pump and they are commonly assigned to two fates: mineralization in the water column and accumulation at the seafloor. However, there is another ...


63. Collaborative Research: Using Fracture Patterns and Ice Thickness to Study the History and Dynamics of Grounding Line Migration and Shutdown of Kamb and Whillans Ice Streams - hulbe_0440670 [hulbe_0440670]
This award supports a three year project to develop the tools required to interpret complex patterns of flow features on the Ross Ice Shelf, which record the discharge history the ice streams flowing ...


64. Collection of Antarctic fish leeches from McMurdo Sound - K014_2009_2012_NZ_2 [K014_2009_2012_NZ_2]
Samples of Antarctic Trematomid fish leeches were fixed in alcohol and returned to New Zealand for identification and analysis.


65. Column and vertical profiles of chlorine monoxide from a heterodyne spectrometer - K085_1996_2012_NZ_2 [K085_1996_2012_NZ_2]
A microwave experiment was installed at Scott Base to measure microwave emission of atmospheric chlorine monoxide (ClO) near 1.1 mm wavelength by a heterodyne spectrometer. The heterodyne techniques ...


66. Controls on Climate-Active Gases by Amundsen Sea Ice Biota - NSF-ANT08-36061 [NSF-ANT08-36061]
Convincing evidence now confirms that polar regions are changing rapidly in response to human activities. Changes in sea ice extent and thickness will have profound implications for productivity, ...


67. Core Atmospheric and Snow Measurements at Summit, Greenland Environmental Observatory: AWS - core_atmospheric_snow_measurements_summit_green_environmental_observatory_aws [core_atmospheric_snow_measurements_summit_green_environmental_observatory_aws]
This dataset contains AWS data from the Summit, Greenland Environmental Observatory.


68. DFO Central and Arctic Multi-species Stock Assessment Surveys (OBIS Canada) - OBIS.DFO_CnA_Multispecies [OBIS.DFO_CnA_Multispecies]
The DFO Central and Arctic Region multi-species stock assessment surveys began in 1999 and planned to continue indefinitely. Seven study areas are defined within the spatial extents outlined here; ...


69. Diversity of Cultivable Bacteria and Those with Anti-microbial Activities - umsbact01 [umsbact01]
Bacteria biomass, bacteria identities and bacteria with ability to produce anti-microbial compounds were among the data generated from this project. This project was undertaken to elucidate the ...


70. Dynamics and ionisation in the Antarctic middle atmosphere: MF radar measurements - K055_2004_2012_NZ_1 [K055_2004_2012_NZ_1]
Our studies investigate the Antarctic middle atmosphere���s response to natural and man-made factors which change climate. The dynamical processes of this region are significant in controlling the ...


71. Erosion History and Sediment Provenance of East Antarctica from Multi-method Detrital Geo- and Thermochronology - NSF-ANT08-38722 [NSF-ANT08-38722]
Much of the inventory of East Antarctic bedrock geochronology, as well as a record of its erosional history, is preserved in Cenozoic sediments around its margin. This project is to use these sediments ...


72. Evolution and biogeochemical cycle of pollutants - Pollutants_in_the_aerosol [Pollutants_in_the_aerosol]
Determination of organic pollutants and trace metals in the aerosol. Evaluation of their concentration to highlight that atmospheric aerosol is an important pathway by which pollutants are transported ...


73. Free-Drifting Icebergs as Proliferating Dispersion Sites of Iron Enrichment, Organic Carbon Production and Export in the Southern Ocean - NSF-ANT06-36543 [NSF-ANT06-36543]
Atmospheric warming has been associated with retreating glaciers, disintegrating ice shelves, and the increasing prevalence of icebergs in the Southern Ocean over the last decade. Our preliminary ...


74. Free-drifting Icebergs as Proliferating Dispersion Sites of Iron Enrichment, Organic Carbon Production and Export in the Southern Ocean - NSF-ANT06-36440 [NSF-ANT06-36440]
Atmospheric warming has been associated with retreating glaciers, disintegrating ice shelves, and the increasing prevalence of icebergs in the Southern Ocean over the last decade. Our preliminary ...


75. Fungi isolates from physical samples (soil, rock, wood, foodstuff, air, artifacts, etc) from heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region to determine fungal biodiversity - K021_1998_2011_NZ_1 [K021_1998_2011_NZ_1]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artefacts were collected from six Heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region over the period of January 1999 to January 2008. These sites included ...


76. Fungi isolates from physical samples (soil, rock, wood, foodstuff, air, artifacts, etc) from heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region to determine fungal biodiversity - K021_1998_2012_NZ_1 [K021_1998_2012_NZ_1]
Physical samples of soil, rocks, wood, foodstuffs, air and artifacts were collected from six Heroic era sites in the Ross Sea Region over the period of January 1999 to January 2008. These sites included ...


77. Geomagnetic and seismological data collected from Scott Base, Cape Evans (Ross Island) and Lake Vanda - K102_1959_2012_NZ_1 [K102_1959_2012_NZ_1]
Geomagnetic and seismological measurements were established in Antarctica in 1957 as part of the International Geophysical Year and have continued until present. Geomagnetic data have been recorded ...


78. Holocene climate history from investigations of the glacial system, ice cores and local climate patterns from Skinner Saddle, Victoria Land Coast Antarctica - K049_1999_2012_NZ_10 [K049_1999_2012_NZ_10]   PARENT METADATA
To understand the drivers and consequences of climate change on timescales important to humans, the paleoclimate of ice cores, the glacial system and local climate patterns were analysed from Skinner ...


79. IPY- Plankton Dynamics in the McMurdo Dry Valley Lakes During the Transition to Polar Night - NSF-ANT06-31659 [NSF-ANT06-31659]
Data collected on the permanently ice-covered lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys (MCM) during the late 1950's as part of the International Geophysical Year (IGY) showed that they were the only year ...


80. IPY: Bacterioplankton Genomic Adaptations to Antarctic Winter - NSF-ANT06-32389 [NSF-ANT06-32389]
The Western Antarctic Peninsula is experiencing one of the most rapid rates of climate warming on Earth, with an increase of 5degrees C in the mean winter temperature in 50 years. Impacts on upper ...


81. IPY: Collaborative Proposal: Constraining the Mass-Balance Deficit of the Amundsen Coast's Glaciers - das_0632031 [das_0632031]
This award supports a project to gather data to better understand the mass balance of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet focusing on the Pine Island and Thwaites Glaciers along the Amundsen Sea coast. ...


82. Images of ice core sections that have been processed at the U.S. National Ice Core Laboratory - McGwire_0230149 [McGwire_0230149]
The dataset is comprised of optical images of ice core sections that were acquired with a digital line-scan camera in the cold room facility at the U.S. National Ice Core Laboratory (NICL). Ice core ...


83. Investigation into the environmental factors that drive microbial diversity in the soils of the Miers Valley, Mt Erebus, Bratina Island and Beacon Valley - K023_2007_2008_NZ_1 [K023_2007_2008_NZ_1]   PARENT METADATA
In this study, the active microbial component in the Dry Valleys system was characterized using newly developed molecular techniques with the aid of in situ augmentation and cloches (wind protection) ...


84. Investigation of physical structure of snow stratification during the JASE traverse 2007/2008 - NIPR_JASE_19 [NIPR_JASE_19]
To better understand physical structure of the snow stratification, two 4m deep pits and two 2m deep pits were dug at several locations. The following items were investigated: (i) density with 3 cm ...


85. Investigation of the role of anti-freeze glyco-proteins in the circulation system of Antarctic fish - K014_2009_2012_NZ_1 [K014_2009_2012_NZ_1]
In order to investigate how Antarctic fish deal with ice in their blood circulatory system, Trematomus bernacchii and Pagothenia borchgrevinki Antarctic fish were captured for experimental investigation. ...


86. JARE Realtime Tide Data - JARE_SYOWA_REALTIME_TIDE [JARE_SYOWA_REALTIME_TIDE]
Hourly tide gauge data is available at "http://www.jhd.go.jp/cue/KAIYO/jare/tide/tide_index.html"


87. JY Spectrometer measurements of ozone and nitrogen dioxide from Arrival Heights - K085_1982_2014_NZ_1 [K085_1982_2014_NZ_1]
Ozone (O3) and nitrogen dioxide (NO2) are two trace gases in the stratosphere that interact to have an important effect on the radiation balance. The spatial and temporal variation in these gases ...


88. Land and sea ice sructure west and south of Ross Island measured by ground penetrating radar, UAV, and helicopter EM bird - K053_2009_2012_NZ_1 [K053_2009_2012_NZ_1]
This data set decribes surface and volume properties of snow and ice to validate radar satellite measurements. Ground penetrating radar (GPR) at 500 and 1000GHz provides information on snow layers ...


89. Limits and Drivers of Metazoan Distributions in the Transantarctic Mountains - NSF-ANT08-40979 [NSF-ANT08-40979]
Ice sheet models of the Last Glacial Maximum, and previous glaciation events in the Miocene, suggest that current low altitude, ice-free surfaces in Antarctica were completely covered with ice. If ...


90. Linkages among Mitochondrial Form, Function and Thermal Tolerance of Antarctic Notothenioid Fishes - NSF-ANT11-42720 [NSF-ANT11-42720]
Antarctic notothenioid fishes have evolved in the Southern Ocean for 10-14 MY under an unusual set of circumstances. Their characteristics include the complete absence of the circulating oxygen-binding ...


91. Linking Modern Benthic Communities and Taphonomic Processes to the Stratigraphic Record of Antarctic Cores - NSF-ANT07-39512 [NSF-ANT07-39512]
This project answers a simple question: why are there so few fossils in sediment cores from Antarctica's continental shelf? Antarctica's benthos are as biologically rich as those of the tropics. Shell-secreting ...


92. Linking Modern Benthic Communities and Taphonomic Processes to the Stratigraphic Record of Antarctic Cores - NSF-ANT07-39583 [NSF-ANT07-39583]
This project answers a simple question: why are there so few fossils in sediment cores from Antarctica's continental shelf? Antarctica's benthos are as biologically rich as those of the tropics. ...


93. Macrozooplankton concentrations estimated from MOCNESS tow samples, Continental Margin Western Antarctic Peninsula, GLOBEC - zoo_moc_SO [zoo_moc_SO]
Macrozooplankton abundance and biomass are derived from MOCNESS-1 plankton tow samples collected from cruises to the Antarctic, 2001 and 2002. The general survey area includes: ...


94. Marine Ecosystem Responses to Global Climate Change in the Bering and Chukchi Seas - NIPR_ARTIC_ESSAR_2008 [NIPR_ARTIC_ESSAR_2008]
Oceanographic and biological dataset from T/S Oshoro-Maru cruises during IPY. Please see the website http://odyssey.fish.hokudai.ac.jp/IPY/. Details were described in summary reports.


95. Marine Protozoa samples from King George Island collected in 2011 - KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_03 [KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_03]
Ciliate from King George Island collected in 2011, characterization based on morphology and molecular data.


96. Marine Protozoa samples from King George Island collected in 2011 - KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_04 [KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_04]
Ciliate from King George Island collected in 2011, characterization based on morphology and molecular data.


97. Marine Protozoa samples from King George Island collected in 2011 - KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_05 [KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_05]
Ciliate from King George Island collected in 2011, characterization based on morphology and molecular data.


98. Marine Protozoa samples from King George Island collected in 2011 - KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_06 [KPDC_MPSKGI_2011_06]
Ciliate from King George Island collected in 2011, characterization based on morphology and molecular data.


99. Measurement of ice velocity and mass balance at Hurd Glacier - CNDA-ESP_RAD02ANT99-0963BAS016 [CNDA-ESP_RAD02ANT99-0963BAS016]
In English: This dataset contains information on the project DYNAMICS OF HURD GLACIER, which is aimed at the measurement of the mass balance (accumulation and ablation) in ...


100. Measurements of heart rate, ventilation rate and metabolic rate of Trematomus bernacchii. - K057_2011_2013_NZ_1 [K057_2011_2013_NZ_1]
Measurements of heart rate, ventilation rate and metabolic rate of Trematomus bernacchii. - K057_2011_2013_NZ_1subjected to elevated temperatures, including recovery from exercise and tolerance to ...


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