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1. Cape Denison Adelie Penguin census, November - December 1999 [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_CD_99]   PARENT METADATA
Adelie penguin census November - December 1999 by Jim and Yvonne Claypole following their winter at Cape Denison. A shapefile with the colony boundaries is available but counts are not available. ...


2. Cascading effects of global climate change on near shore benthic communities in the Antarctic [ASAC_2300]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2300 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project---- Antarctic reefs, like their tropical counterparts, harbour ...


3. Decomposition of introduced and natural materials in the Vestfold Hills, and introduced and indigenous Microorganisms [ASAC_251]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 251 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: The fungal floras of plant communities and mineral ...


4. 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, ...


5. Deterioration studies, archaeological investigations and structural assessments of Mawson's Huts (Cape Denison) [ASAC_2283]   CHILD METADATA
This record is concerned with the measurement of deterioration processes affecting historic sites. Temperature and relative humidity data were collected from sensors inside Mawson's Huts. The data ...


6. Determination of trophic relationships between marine predators and commercial marine living resources [ASAC_2301]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2301 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- This study develops and combines the latest molecular ...


7. 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 will contain the results of bioassays conducted to characterise the response of Antarctic nearshore marine invertebrates to hydrocarbon contaminants in fuels commonly used in ...


8. Field experiment testing effect of increased water and nutrient availability on Windmill Islands terrestrial vegetation communities [ASAC_1087_WaterNutrientExpt]   PARENT METADATA
Description of the work is provided in the file named: ASAC 1087_WN-descriptions.doc The work consists of a multiseason manipulative field experiment investigating the effect of increased water and ...


9. Foraging ecology of emperor penguins in summer and potential overlap with fisheries [ASAC_1252]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1252 See the link below for public details on this project. Currently three datasets are attached to this metadata record. Dive data collected in 1988, ...


10. Heavy metal concentrations in marine sediments around Casey station, East Antarctica - long-term monitoring [ASAC_2201_Long-term_Sediment_Metals]
Sediment cores (5cm diameter x 10cm deep), collected as part of the long-term monitoring of the Thala Valley waste disposal site clean-up (Casey station), were sectioned and a portion of each core ...


11. Hydrocarbon exposure concentrations for bioassays 09_10 [AAS_3054_09_10_ecotox_hydrocarbon]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the results of replicate experiments which measured the total hydrocarbon content (THC) in water accommodated fractions (WAFs) of three fuels; Special Antarctic Blend diesel, ...


12. Macquarie Island Cetacean Sightings and Strandings [AADC-00039]
This dataset is a record of sightings and strandings of cetaceans (mainly whales) at Macquarie Island. Results have been reported from 1968 to 1990 on an irregular basis. The related publication (ANARE ...


13. Moss desiccation experiments conducted at Casey 1998-99 and 1999-2000 by Jane Wasley [ASAC_1087_Desiccation]   PARENT METADATA
Series of desiccation experiments conducted in the Casey station laboratories using field collected moss samples, as described in Wasley et al. 2006 and Wasley 2004. Data to be provided.


14. Project 3054 Season 1 Hydrocarbon ecotoxicological experiments marine invertebrates [AAS_3054_09_10_ecotox]   CHILD METADATA
This dataset contains the results of bioassays conducted to characterise the response of Antarctic nearshore marine invertebrates to hydrocarbon contaminants in fuels commonly used in Antarctica. ...


15. The Ecology and Biogeography of Heard Island Marine Benthos [ASAC_254]
Collections of 23 macroinvertebrate taxa associated with Durvillaea antarctica holdfasts and 58 invertebrate taxa associated with artificial substrata collectors are described from shallow-water and ...


16. The strength of the lower continental crust; evidence from the Stillwell Hills-Oygarden Group Coastline. [ASAC_1150]
The nature of the data were lithological and structural geological mapping, in addition to the collection of relevant geological specimens. The quality of the data collected ranges from detailed form ...


17. Toxicity of copper to three Macquarie Island marine gastropods [AAS_4100_Toxicity_Gastropods]
The three gastropod species in this study were collected from the subantarctic Macquarie Island (54.6167 degrees S, 158.8500 degrees E), which is located in the Southern Ocean, just north of the Antarctic ...


18. Toxicity of copper, cadmium and zinc to Macquarie Island marine invertebrates [AAS_4100_MI_marine_CuZnCd]
We investigated the toxicity of copper, zinc and cadmium to the following taxa: copepods Tigriopus angulatus (Lang) and Harpacticus sp. (Order Harpacticoida, Family Harpacticidae); flatworm Obrimoposthia ...


19. UV climate over the Southern Ocean south of Australia, and its biological impact - 1994 data [ASAC_2210_94]
Ozone depletion over Antarctica increases UVB irradiances reaching the Earth's surface in the region. Marine microbes, that support the Antarctic food web and play an integral part in carbon cycling, ...


20. Wasley 2004 PhD thesis, titled: The Effect of Climate Change on Antarctic Terrestrial Flora [ASAC_1087_Wasely_2004-PhD]   PARENT METADATA
The file provided is a PDF file of the PhD thesis completed by Jane Wasley in 2004. The thesis research was based on field work conducted in the Windmill Islands region (based at Casey station), during ...


21. Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 1999-2000 (pilot) [ASAC_1087_Transects_1999-00]   PARENT METADATA
Metadata ID: ASAC_1087_Transects_1999-00 Title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 1999/2000 (pilot) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands vegetation survey ...


22. BioChem: Nutrients and phytoplankton in Prince Edward Island inlets during late summer to fall (OBIS Canada) [OBIS.BioChem_PEI_Phytoplankton_Monitoring_Program]
Inlets of Prince Edward Island (PEI) provide an important source of income, offered by the rapidly growing molluscan shellfish (mostly blue mussels, Mytilus edulis) aquaculture industry. At the same ...


23. Cryostratigraphy and soil physical properties of frozen cores taken in 2012 and 2013 at BEO, Barrow, Alaska [Cryo_Soil_physical properties_frozen_cores_2012_2013_BEO_Barrow_AK]
Data set includes description, images and information about soil properties (volumetric/gravimetric ice content, wet/dry bulk density, soil texture and thermal conductivity of frozen soil) obtained ...


24. NASA Land Information System (LIS) Data Sets [NASA_LIS_DATA]
The Land Information System (LIS) provides collection of sample data for demonstration of LIS code. The original source of each data set is given whenever possible. LIS does not endorse the validity, ...


25. Monitoring Sudden Oak Death in California [CAMFER_SOD]
The objective of the Monitoring Sudden Oak Death Program is to determine the distribution, incidence, and impact of Sudden Oak Death and Phytophthora ramorum in the state of California. We are interested ...


26. Thwaites International Polar Year (IPY) Geophysics, Antarctica [NSIDC-0524]
This data set presents ice sheet history and dynamics on the Thwaites Glacier and Pine Island Glacier in the Amundsen Sea sector of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet.


27. Climate/Avalanche Paths in Utah [agrc_climate_avalanche]
These data represent avalanche paths in the Wasatch Canyons within Salt Lake County. This data is for display and analysis at 1:24,000 scale. These data were prepared for the Salt Lake County Wasatch ...


28. The Relationship between Climate and Ice Rheology at Dome C, East Antarctica [pettit_0948247]
This award supports a project to study of the relationship between fabric and climate for the ice near the EPICA Dome C ice core site, East Antarctica.


29. NITEDC: nitrate concentration and isotopic composition of a 6m snow pit collected at Dome C (East inland Antarctica) in 2004. [1011_1_IPEV_FR]
This database presents the concentration in ppbw and isotopic ratios of O and N (in permil with respect to SMOW reference for oxygen isotopes and air-N2 for nitrogen isotopes) of snow collected in ...


30. Juvenile Pushnet Surveys of the Chesapeake Bay from the Virginia Institute of Marine Science [VIMS_PUSHNET_SURVEY]
Alosa stocks, specifically the American shad (Alosa sapidissima), and alewife (A. pseudoharengus) and blueback herring (A. aestivalis), collectively known as river herring, have historically provided ...


31. NJ Coastal Studies: Barnegat Bay [RUTGERS_COASTAL_BARNEGAT]
The Grant F. Walton Center for Remote Sensing and Spatial Analysis continues its long-term commitment applying geo-spatial technology for coastal zone ecological analysis and management in the Barnegat ...


32. Community composition survey at Terra Nova Bay with similar samples collected at Cape Evans Cape Armitage and Turtle Rock [K043_2008_2012_NZ_5]
Five ice cores were collected from Terra Nova bay in the vicinity of Gondwana station. From each core the top, middle and bottom sections were sectioned and processed as described earlier. In addition, ...


33. 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. ...


34. Disease, Parasite, and Immunological Study of Birds Through Blood and Feces Samples in the Netherlands and Norway [IPY-NL-birdhealth-Loonen-samples]
Blood (plasma, red blood cells and blood smears) and feces samples of birds collected during IPY to study diseases, parasites and immunological parameters. The data set is collected as part of IPY-project ...


35. 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) ...


36. 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 ...


37. 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 ...


38. Global Land Cover Characterization Program [USGS_GLCC]
The Global Land Cover Characterization Project was established to meet science data requirements identified by the International Geosphere and Biosphere Programme (IGBP), and the U. S. Global Change ...


39. Long-Term Oceanographic Observations in Massachusetts Bay, 1989-2006 - USGS_WHSC_MassBay_89-06 [USGS_WHSC_MassBay_89-06]
This data report presents long-term oceanographic observations made in western Massachusetts Bay at long-term site LT-A (42° 22.6' N., 70&° 47.0' W.; nominal water depth 32 meters) from December 1989 ...


40. plant and animal propagules inadvertently carried into the Antarctic - FATE [FATE]
Data were collected on three sites, see under Purpose. For Falklands Islands there are observations and countings of species, and data on soil respiration (2004, 2005). For all three sites climate ...


41. CO2 and CH4 Surface Flux, Soil Profile Concentrations, and Stable Isotope Composition, Barrow, Alaska, 2012-2013 [Soil_profiles_of_trace_gas_concentrations_and_stable_isotopes]
In August-October 2012 and June-October 2013, co-located measurements were made of surface CH4 and CO2 flux, soil pore space concentrations and stable isotope compositions of CH4 and CO2, and subsurface ...


42. Snow, End-of-Winter, Intensive Site 1, Area A, B, C and D, 2012 to 2014, Barrow, Alaska [Snow_End-of-Winter_Intensive_Site_1_Area_A_B_C_D_2012_2014_Barrow_Alaska]
End-of-winter snow depth and average snow density from area A, B, C and D, which include 1000's of point depth measurement located between ~20 and ~50 cm apart. Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.5440/1236472.


43. Soil temperature, soil moisture and thaw depth, Barrow, Alaska, Ver. 1 [Soil_temperature_soil_moisture_thaw_depth_Barrow_Alaska_Ver_1]
This dataset consists of field measurements of soil properties made during 2012 and 2013 in areas A to D of Intensive Site 1 at the Next-Generation Ecosystem Experiments (NGEE) Arctic site near Barrow, ...


44. Changes in vegetation on Macquarie Island 2000 to 2007 - ASAC_3095_Vegetation_Change [ASAC_3095_Vegetation_Change]   PARENT METADATA
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 numbers (data owned by and provided to the ...


45. 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 ...


46. 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 ...


47. Assessment of the Alluvial Sediments in the Big Thompson River Valley, Colorado - USGS_DDS-66 [USGS_DDS-66]
To obtain subsurface geologic information about the alluvium in the Big Thompson River Valley, S-wave refraction data were collected along three roads that cross the valley. The refraction data were ...


48. 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 ...


49. Collaborative Research in IPY: Abrupt Environmental Change in the Larsen Ice Shelf System, a Multidisciplinary Approach -- Cryosphere and Oceans - truffer_0732602 [truffer_0732602]
This award supports the cryospheric and oceanographic components of an integrated multi-disciplinary program to address the rapid and fundamental changes now taking place in Antarctic Peninsula (AP). ...


50. 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 ...


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