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1. NEFSC 1995 AJ9501 (Part I) [seamap56]   PARENT METADATA
The ship survey was performed from 22 July 1991 to 30 August 1991 to estimate the abundance and spatial distribution of harbor porpoises. The study area, covering approximately 13,300 nm , was from ...


2. Ecology of Southern Elephant Seals [ASAC_257]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 257 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Anatomical and physiological studies of ...


3. Weddell seals do not lengthen calls in response to conspecific masking [ASAC_1132_pulse_repetition]   PARENT METADATA
Some mammalian and avian species alter their vocal communication signals to reduce masking by background noises (including conspecific calls). A preliminary study suggested that Weddell seals (Leptonychotes ...


4. A 2000-year record of mercury and ancient civilizations in seal hairs from King George Island, West Antarctica [ECA060]
The concentrations of total mercury (HgT) and three bio-essential elements (phosphor, potassium, sodium) were analyzed in Antarctic seal hairs from a lake core spanning the past 2000 years and collected ...


5. A log of biological and sea ice observations made at Mawson station between 1971 and 1974 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1971_1974]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station between 1971 and 1974. The observed animals include: Wilson's Storm Petrels, Petrels, Giant Petrels, Skuas, Emperor ...


6. A log of biological and sea ice observations made at Mawson station between 1977 and 1978 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1977_1978]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station between 1977 and 1978. The observed animals include: Weddell Seals, Skuas, Snow Petrels, Wilson's Storm Petrels, Pintado ...


7. A log of biological observations at Mawson station during 1980 and 1981 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1980_1981]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station in 1980 and 1981. The logs include observations of adelie penguins, snow petrels, leopard seals, pintado petrels, ...


8. A log of biological observations at Mawson station in 1982 [Biology_Log_Mawson_1982]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of biological observations undertaken at Mawson station in 1982. The logs include observations of pintadoo petrels, emperor penguins, killer whales, elephant seals, leopard ...


9. A log of biological observations of Weddell Seals and Leopard Seals made at Mawson station between 1974 and 1979 [Biology_Log_Mawson_Seals_1974_1979]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of biological observations of Weddell Seals and Leopard Seals taken at Mawson Station between 1974 and 1979. The hard copy of the log has been archived by the Australian ...


10. A log of bird banding and zoological observations made at Wilkes Station and the Windmill Islands, 1962-1963 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_Bird_Banding_1962_1963]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a record of bird banding activities undertaken at Wilkes Station in 1962 and 1963. It also contains a log of observations made on animals in the area, as well as some hand-drawn ...


11. A log of zoological observations made at Wilkes Station and the Windmill Islands, 1959-1961 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_Zoology_1959_1961]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a log of zoological observations made by Richard Penney at Wilkes station from 1959 to 1961. The observations were made in the Windmill Islands, at locations such as Clarke Island, ...


12. APIS - Antarctic Pack Ice Seals 1994-1999, plus historical data from the 1980's [APIS]
APIS data were collected between 1994 and 1999. This dataset also includes some historical data collected between 1985 and 1987. Both aerial and ship-board surveys were conducted. Studies on the behaviour ...


13. Accuracy and Precision of Estimating Age of Gray Wolves by Tooth Wear [usgs_npwrc_graywolves]
We evaluated the accuracy and precision of tooth wear for aging gray wolves (Canis lupus) from Alaska, Minnesota, and Ontario based on 47 known-age or known-minimum-age skulls. Estimates of age using ...


14. Across Trophic Level System Simulation (ATLSS) Program [USGS_SOFIA_atlss_prog]
The ATLSS (Across Trophic Level System Simulation) program addresses CERP’s (Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan) need for quantitative projections of effects of scenarios on biota of the Greater ...


15. Aerial Surveys of Marine Birds and Mammals in Support of Oil Spill Response and Injury Assessment [seamap47]   PARENT METADATA
Aerial Surveys of Marine Birds And Mammals In Support Of Oil Spill Response And Injury Assessment Studies: -- OSPR Aerial Surveys [Birds and Mammals] Study Code: OS Contract Number: FG7407-OS with ...


16. Alpha Status, Dominance, and Division of Labor in Wolf Packs. [usgs_npwrc_alpha]
The prevailing view of a wolf (Canis lupus) pack is that of a group of individuals ever vying for dominance but held in check by the "alpha" pair, the alpha male and the alpha female. Most research ...


17. An observatory of coastal sea ice and environment [ASAC_3032]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3032. Public Antarctic fast ice is a crucial climate component, and of critical importance to the survival of higher predators and to shipping and ...


18. Analysis of animal fat (Weddell Seal, Adelie Penguin and Skua) for DDT concentration [K017_1967_1968_NZ_3]
A special method was designed to test levels of DDT in the fats of Antarctica animals including Weddell seals, Adelie penguins and Skuas.. In this method emphasis was placed on identification of the ...


19. Analysis of samples (cloaca, blood and tissue) from Adelie penguins and Weddell seal samples for influenze viruses from Cape Bird [K251_1985_1986_NZ_1]
There is evidence that some influenza pandemics are caused by influenza viruses which have acquired new antigens from avian viruses. In order to understand the conditions under which antigens are ...


20. Analysis of the condition of female (body fat and protein composition, weight and diet) Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) and the implication for reproductive success [K063_2002_2004_NZ_1]
Weddell seals lay down substantial fat deposits during the non-breeding season and then expend the stored energy during an intensive lactation period. Fluctuations in energy acquisition prior to breeding ...


21. Annual population estimates of Southern Elephant Seals at Macquarie Island from censuses made annually on October 15th. [SOE_elephant_seals]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Count of all adult females, fully weaned pups and dead pups hauled out on, or close to, the day of maximum cow numbers, set for October 15. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three ...


22. Archaeological Investigation of Sealing Sites at Heard Island [AAS380]
A report and images taken as part of ASAC (AAS) project 380 - Archaeological Investigation of Sealing Sites at Heard Island. Taken from the report: From November 1986 to January 1987 the authors ...


23. Argos PTT Tracking Database [DB_Argos_PTT_Tracking]
A repository of all ARGOS satellite messages from 1982 to present. Trackers have been used on AWS stations, buoys and numerous species of whales, seals and seabirds. ARGOS is a means of sending data ...


24. BearHealth Norway [org.polarresearch-620]
Anthropogenic pollution and climate change are the two most significant threats for Arctic biodiversity and ecosystem functioning. Because of food chain biomagnification of lipophilic persistent organic ...


25. Benguela Current Large Marine Ecosystem (BCLME) - Namibia [bclme_namibia]
The BCLME Programme is designed to improve the structures and capacities of Namibia, Angola and South Africa to deal with the environmental problems that occur across the national boundaries, in order ...


26. Biochemical-Nutritional Studies Applied To The Lactation Pattern, Post-Natal Growth And Development Of Southern Elephant Seal In Antarctica. [CDA_AR_COMPARATIVE_BIOCHEMISTRY]
The southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) spend most of their lives at sea and breed mainly on Antarctic and sub-Antarctic islands. During the last years, the South Shetland Islands breeding ...


27. Biological and Ecological Characteristics of Terrestrial Vertebrate Species Residing in Estuaries [USGS_PWRC_BioEco]
ABSTRACT: The Biomonitoring of Environmental Status and Trends (BEST) program is designed to assess and monitor the effects of environmental contaminants on biological resources, particularly those ...


28. Biological notes and observations (primarily of Southern Giant Petrels) made in the Casey region, 1967-1968 [Biology_Log_Casey_Birds_1967_1968]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains observations of Southern Giant Petrels, Penguins, Seals and Whales from the Nella Dan bird log collected in the Casey Region (Frazier Islands and Donovan Group) in the 1967-1968 ...


29. Biological survey of the Balleny Islands [K407_2000_2001_NZ_1]
US coastguard helicopters were used to survey bird, seal and plant populations of the three main islands and islets of the Balleny Islands, located off the coast of Antarctica, for birds and seal ...


30. Biology log from Casey station during 1968 and 1969. [Biology_Log_Casey_1968_1969]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains biological observations collected in the Casey region during the 1968-1969 season. Observations were made on a dog trip, of giant petrels, skuas, penguins, snow petrels, seals, ...


31. Biology log from Casey station during 1972. [Biology_Log_Casey_1972]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains biological observations collected in the Casey region during 1972. Observations were made of giant petrels, skuas, penguins, snow petrels, leopard seals, elephant seals, wilson's ...


32. Biology log from Wilkes station during 1968 and 1969. [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1968_1969]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains biological observations collected in the Wilkes region during the 1968-1969 season. Observations were made of giant petrels, skuas, penguins, snow petrels, seals, wilson's storm ...


33. Biology log report from Casey station during 1972. [Biology_Log_Casey_Report_1972]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a report on biological observations collected in the Casey region during 1972. Observations were made of giant petrels, skuas, penguins, snow petrels, leopard seals, elephant seals, ...


34. Biology of the Sea Elephant (Elephant Seal), Heard Island, 1951 [sea_elephant_biology_1951]
This is a copy of a scanned document which contains a report, as well as tabulated data compiled by K. Brown on Sea Elephants (Elephant Seals) at Heard Island in 1951. The data are biological in ...


35. Biology report for Wilkes Station, 1963 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1963]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a biology report Wilkes station in 1963. The data were collected in the Windmill Islands, at locations such as Lewis Island, Clarke Island, Frazier Islands (Islets), Ardery Island ...


36. Biology report for Wilkes Station, 1964 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1964]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a biology report Wilkes station in 1964. The data were collected by L.G. Murray in the Windmill Islands, at locations such as Lewis Island, Clarke Island, Frazier Islands (Islets), ...


37. Biology report from Wilkes Station, 1961 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1961]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a biology report produced at Wilkes Station in 1961. Contributors to the report were R. Penney, D.F. Soucek, L. Jones and N. Orton. The report comprises data pertaining to: Adelie ...


38. Biology report from Wilkes Station, 1962 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1962]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains a biology report produced at Wilkes Station in 19612 The report was compiled by N.M. Orton. The report comprises data pertaining to: Adelie penguins Emperor penguins Silver-grey ...


39. Biology report from Wilkes Station, 1962-1963 [Biology_Log_Wilkes_1962_1963]   PARENT METADATA
This file contains logs, papers and a report on biological observations at Wilkes station in 1962-1963. Adelie penguins Emperor penguins Silver-grey petrels Antarctic petrels Cape pigeons Giant petrels ...


40. Bird Island female Antarctic fur seal geolocation tracking data [ASAC_2940_Bird_Island]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the post-breeding movements of adult female Antarctic females (Arctocephalus gazella) we tracked females using Biotrack GLS (geolocation) data loggers. Females were captured towards the ...


41. Bird Island female Antarctic fur seal geolocation tracking data - Isotope Data [ASAC_2940_Bird_Island_Isotopes]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the dietary preferences and trophic level consumption of post-breeding adult female Antarctic fur seals (Arctocephalus gazella), we analysed the carbon:nitrogen composition of whiskers ...


42. COMPARATIVE BIOCHEMISTRY OF THE ANTARCTIC FUR SEAL: SERUM VALUES OF TOTAL PROTEINS, ALBUMIN, APOLIPOPROTEIN-B AND IMMUNOGLOBULIN M-PICTO 11559 [CDA_AR_PICTO_11559]
The objective of our work was to determine basal biochemical blood parameters in the antarctic fur seal (Arctocephalus gazella), which will serve as reference in further studies of pinniped metabolism. ...


43. Cape Shirreff female Antarctic fur seal geolocation tracking data [ASAC_2940_Cape_Shirreff]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the post-breeding movements of adult female Antarctic females (Arctocephalus gazella) we tracked females using Biotrack GLS (geolocation) data loggers. Females were captured towards the ...


44. Cape Shirreff female Antarctic fur seal stable isotope data [ASAC_2940_Cape_Shirreff_Isotopes]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the dietary preferences and trophic level consumption of post-breeding adult female Antarctic fur seals (Arctocephalus gazella), we analysed the carbon:nitrogen composition of whiskers ...


45. Cetacean (whales) aerial survey data from the Antarctic collected between 2008 and 2010 [ASAC_2941_Aerial_Data]
With the aim of estimating the proportion of Antarctic minke whales (Balaenoptera bonaerensis) in pack ice over summer, an Australian fixed-wing aerial survey programme, based in east Antarctica, ...


46. Changes in vegetation on Macquarie Island 2000 to 2007 [ASAC_1015_macca_veg_change]
Taken from the report in the download file: Plot data and satellite imagery were used to examine changes in vegetation between 2000 and 2007. These data were examined in light of changes in rabbit ...


47. Conservation and Management Science of Marine Mammals [ASAC_2941]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 2941. This project replaced project 2301 after 2006-2007 (ASAC_2301). Public This work addresses Australian Government marine mammal conservation, ...


48. Data from GPS loggers and Time Depth Recorders with VHF transmitters attached to female Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) at Hutton Cliffs throughout the winter months [K063_2002_2004_NZ_2]
Links between the foraging performance of Weddell seals breeding in McMurdo Sound and a range of oceanographic parameters, including sea surface temperature, productivity and bathymetry encountered ...


49. Determining if lactating Weddell seal mothers are indeed fasting [K071_1996_1997_NZ_2]
Weddell seals are well adapted polar animals. They give birth to pups in the Antarctic summer when they haul out onto the ice. While feeding their pups, they have a massive fasting weight loss (and ...


50. Dietary Exposure of Mink to Carp from Saginaw Bay [usgsbrdcerc_mink]
In this study, mink (Mustela vison) were exposed to various amounts of carp (Cyprinus carpio) collected from Saginaw Bay, Lake Huron, MI, and the reproductive effects were observed. In this portion ...


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