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1. Impact of viscosity on the morphology and swimming behaviour of motile bacterioplankton, phytoplankton and protozooplankton [ASAC_2382]
Metadata record for data expected ASAC Project 2382 See the link below for public details on this project. This entry contains: Locations for sampling sites for ASAC project 2382 on voyage 3 of the ...


2. Limnological and nearshore diatom communities of Heard Island: proxies of subantarctic climate change? [ASAC_2396]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- Heard Island offers scientists a unique subantarctic laboratory for investigating climate change. We will establish a reference set of microalgal floras from ...


3. Marine macrofaunal invertebrate community composition from sites sampled around Davis Station, East Antarctica, as part of the Davis Sewage Treatment Project, summer 2009/10 [DAVIS_STP_Macrofauna]   PARENT METADATA
Marine macrofaunal invertebrate community composition data from 30 sites sampled by divers around Davis Station, East Antarctica, for the Davis Sewage Treatment Project during the 2009/10 summer. ...


4. Systematics of antarctic plants [ASAC_2361]
Taxonomic studies will utilise primarily the existing AAD collections (approximately 25000) from the herbarium (ADT) with supplemental collections from Antarctica (particularly Victoria Land) and ...


5. Three-dimensional microscale distribution and production of plankton populations [ASAC_2596]
This entry contains: Locations for sampling sites for ASAC project 2596 on voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis in the 2004/5 season, collected between December and February of 2004/5; CTD bottle-derived ...


6. UV climate over the Southern Ocean south of Australia, and its biological impact - Cell count results [ASAC_2210_cell_counts]
Minicosm design: Three successive experiments to a maximum incubation of 14 days were performed from mid November to early January in the summer of 2002/03 in a temperature controlled shipping container ...


7. UV climate over the Southern Ocean south of Australia, and its biological impact - Dissolved Organic Carbon (DOC) results [ASAC_2210_DOC]
Minicosm design: Three successive experiments to a maximum incubation of 14 days were performed from mid November to early January in the summer of 2002/03 in a temperature controlled shipping container ...


8. UV climate over the Southern Ocean south of Australia, and its biological impact - Particulate Organic Carbon (POC) results [ASAC_2210_POC]
Minicosm design: Three successive experiments to a maximum incubation of 14 days were performed from mid November to early January in the summer of 2002/03 in a temperature controlled shipping container ...


9. Dynamics of Forest Trees in the SERC Tower Stand, SERC, Edgewater, MD [siserc_cano020]
Measurements of identity size, and health of all woody plants in the SERC tower stand (1.635 hectares): a study of stand dynamics taken every three years. Location: SERC Tower Forest, Edgewater, ...


10. The distribution of terrestrial invertebrates at Cape Hallett [K140_2002_2003_NZ_1]
A survey of the terrestrial invertebrates of the ice free areas at Cape Hallett was conducted over three spatial scales: 1) A site-wide survey of the soil and under-stone arthropods of the Cape Hallett ...


11. Depth related changes in the composition of marine soft sediment infaunal invertebrate communities - sediment characteristics data - Casey 2006/07. [ASAC_2201_Depth_Sediment]
Depth related changes in sediment characteristics and the composition of infaunal invertebrate communities were investigated at two sites in the Windmill Islands around Casey station, East Antarctica, ...


12. Evaluation of Possible Effects on Rocky Shore Biota from Oil Spillage from the 'Nella Dan' [ASAC_250]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 250 See the link below for public details on this project. The study investigated the impacts of oiling on the biota of rocky shores. Five shore ...


13. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems [ASAC_2201_SRE4]   CHILD METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


14. Vulnerability of shallow Antarctic invertebrate-dominated ecosystems [ASAC_2201_vulnerability]
Human impacts threaten not only species, but also entire ecosystems. Ecosystems under stress can collapse or transition into different states, potentially reducing biodiversity at a variety of scales. ...


15. Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER)/NTL007: Crayfish in North Temperate Lakes Primary Study Lakes [LTER_NTL007]
LTER - Long-Term Ecological Research Program/North Temperate Lakes (NTL) LTER/NTL007 [Summary adapted from the LTER Core Data Set Catalog]: LTER core data include catch in cylindrical traps baited ...


16. Relative abundance of Tubifex tubifex at Lostine River - Oregon sites [MSU_4]
Seven sampling trips to collect oligochaetes were made in 1998 and six in 1999 at sentinel cage sites in the Lostine River (Oregon). Relative abundance of Tubifex tubifex was determined for each site ...


17. Littoral ecology studies at the Spanish Antarctic base Juan Carlos I. [CNDA-ESP_ANT96-97-GILI-E]
In English: During the second half of the Antarctic summer it has been examined and sampled the coastal close to Juan Carlos I station, mainly at Spanish Cove, Argentine Cove and Johnson Dock. The ...


18. Structure of the cnidaria community in the Weddell Sea in relation to hydrographic characteristic [CNDA-ESP_ANT92-1047-E]
In English: Scientific objectives: -Determine the role played by cnidaria in the Antarctic plankton-benthos ecosystem. -Study of the composition, relative abundance and distribution of planktonic ...


19. Trophic ecology of Antarctic benthic suspension feeders. [CNDA-ESP_ANT95-1222-E]
In English: The gut contents of the more frequent benthic suspension feeders species of Hydrozoa, Pennatulacea and Gorgonacea in the Weddell Sea were examined during the Antarctic summers. The guts ...


20. Deep-water and El Ni�o-related fishes from the northern Humboldt Current System of Chile-Peru [cl_udec_copas_fishes_01]
This data base includes deep-water fishes and fishes collected at northern Chile during El Ni�o conditions in 1983-84. These fishes were collected and identified by Ismael Kong, who was a highly prestigious ...


21. 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) ...


22. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Meiofauna_T4 [SRE4_Meiofauna_T4]   PARENT METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


23. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Meiofauna_T5 [SRE4_Meiofauna_T5]   PARENT METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


24. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Microbial [SRE4_Microbial]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


25. Biodiversity, Dynamics and Metabolics of Heterogeneous Meltwater Ponds - K025_2011_2013_NZ_3 [K025_2011_2013_NZ_3]
Microbial biodiversity and community dynamics within and between selected melt water ponds near Bratina Is will help to identify environmental drivers within ponds. Research will examine the metabolic ...


26. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Meiofauna [SRE4_Meiofauna]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


27. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Meiofauna_T2 [SRE4_Meiofauna_T2]   PARENT METADATA
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


28. Soil samples from Mout Fleming, Allen Hills and the McKelvey Valley to determine the fungal terrestrial biodiversity using cultures and molecular DNA techniques - K021_1998_2011_NZ_9 [K021_1998_2011_NZ_9]
Soil samples were taken from Mount Fleming (00-01), Allen Hills (03-04) and the McKelvey Valley (07-08) to ascertain terrestrial biodiversity at the sites, as determined by molecular DNA techniques ...


29. Muskeg River Forest Demonstration Area, Fort Liard, Northwest Territories, Canada [Canada_CFS_MuskegRiverForest]
The Muskeg River Forest Demonstration Area was established as a co-operative venture with the local Acho Dene Koe and Band; the Northwest Territories Department of Resources, ...


30. 1989 Wildlife Assessment Database [USDA0382]
The "1989 Wildlife Assessment Database" contains information on animal population and harvest statistics. Its purpose is to gather national data supporting analysis of recent historical trends in ...


31. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


32. A Climate Change Atlas for 80 Forest Tree Species of the Eastern United States [spatial database], USDA-FS [USDA.FS.NRS.CCTreeAtlas]
(Adapted from Project Home Page) The purpose of this atlas is to highlight the status of the current forests of the United States, east of the 100th meridian. The authors present 80 common species ...


33. A Multi-scale Habitat Evaluation of Amphibians in the Lower Mississippi River Alluvial Valley [nwrc_amphibianslowermiss]
Bottomland hardwood forests are floodplain forests distributed along rivers and streams throughout the central and southern United States. The largest bottomland hardwood ecosystem in North America ...


34. A comparative study on floral ecology between Malaysia and Antarctica [ecousm1]
The major objectives of this project are as follows: 1. To determine the composition and distribution of algal flora from a wide range of habitats, which provide a conductive niche for algal population ...


35. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE1]
The effect of location, depth and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a pilot experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Two locations were used, ...


36. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna (Mar 1998 - Feb 1999). [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE2]
The effect of location and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Four locations were used, a polluted ...


37. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of heavy metal and hydrocarbon contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE3]
The effects of hyrdocarbon and heavy metal contamination of marine sediments on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Three ...


38. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of mobile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_mobile]
The recruitment of mobile epifauna on hard-substratum was examined in a field experiment using tiles. A total of 160 tiles were deployed at five locations, with 32 tiles at each location, arranged ...


39. A manipulative field experiment examining the recruitment of sessile epifauna to hard-substratum at potentially impacted and control locations. [ASAC_2201_Casey_tiles_1_sessile]
The recruitment of epifauna (sessile and mobile) on hard-substratum was examined in a field experiment using tiles. A total of 160 tiles were deployed at five locations, with 32 tiles at each location, ...


40. A quantitative survey of mosses in the McMurdo Sound region [K042_1976_1977_NZ_3]
A quantitative survey of the ecology of mosses in the McMurdo Sound region was conducted in the 1976/77 field season. Moss was found around streams below the Rhone, Hughes and Calkin Glaciers in the ...


41. A vegetation assessment of Beaufort Island [K024_1996_1997_NZ_3]
The vegetation at Beaufort Island was assessed and a report written to ICAIR including a description of the area, species present, comparison to other Dry Valley vegetation, the merits of the vegetation ...


42. 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 ...


43. Agricultural Online Access (AGRICOLA) Database [USDA_AGRICOLA]
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Production ...


44. Albatross Bay Adult Prawn Data 1986-1992 [CSIRO_adultprawn]
Adult prawn species, size, sex, reproductive stage, moult stage, and parasites were measured at 20 stations in Albatross Bay, Gulf of Carpentaria. Sampling was carried out monthly between ...


45. Alkane mono-oxygenase clone library from Macquarie Island soil [MI_alk_clones]
This dataset consists of 81 DNA sequences of the alkane mono-oxygenase gene. The sequence data are in FASTA format which can be opened with any word-processing or sequence analysis software. The ...


46. An Early Warning System Using Seabirds to Detect Ecosystem Change in the High and Low Arctic [Seabirds]
Marine resources are vital to many northern communities. Climate changes that have been underway for several decades are influencing marine life in Arctic waters. These changes will affect resource ...


47. An Investigation of the Effects of the Nella Dan Oil Spill [ASAC_672]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 672 An Investigation of the Effects of the Nella Dan Oil Spill on the Macroinvertebrate Fauna of 'Durvillea antarctica' Holdfasts from Macquarie ...


48. An ecological study of Bird Pond at Cape Bird: water parameters, population density and identification plants and animals [K014_1970_1971_NZ_3]
A seasonal ecological study was carried out at Bird Pond, Cape Bird. At weekly intervals the water temperature, depth, conductivity, pH and light were recorded, water samples were analysed for oxygen, ...


49. Analysis of fossil sponge material from the McMurdo Ice Shelf for age dating and microbial symbionts to compare with the present day organisms diversity [K023_2001_2002_NZ_4]
Marine sponges become entrained into glacial ice at the glacial-marine sediment interface and eventually become exposed on the upper surface of the glacier through processes of ablation. The transit ...


50. Analysis of soil samples for human comensal micro-organism to determine the degree of human induced microbial contamination of heavily used regions [K023_2001_2002_NZ_2]
Mineral soils from the immediate vicinity of field campsites in the Wright Valley, Miers Valley and Bratina Island campsites were sampled daily during occupation. The samples were analysed with PCR ...


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