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1. Preferred foraging areas of Heard Island albatrosses during chick raising and implications for the management of incidental mortality in fisheries [ASAC_2388_alb_foraging]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: 1. Incidental mortality in fisheries is causing declines in many albatross populations around the world. To assess potential interactions with regional ...


2. Adelie Penguin Response to Climate Change at the Individual, Colony and Metapopulation Levels - NSF-ANT09-44358 [NSF-ANT09-44358]
While changes in populations typically are tracked to gauge the impact of climate or habitat change, the process involves the response of individuals as each copes with an altered environment. In ...


3. Physiology of Arthropods (Collembola) at Cape Hallett [K140_2002_2003_NZ_2]
Environmental physiology of three species of springtails (Hexapoda: Collembola): (1) Isotoma klovstadi (Isotomidae), (2) Cryptopygus cisantarcticus (Isotomidae) and (3) Friesia grisea ...


4. Seabird by-catch in longline fisheries [ASAC_2295]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2295 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Longline fisheries represent a serious threat to the survival ...


5. Cardiovascular physiology in Antarctic fish - Cardiovascular_physiology_in_Antarctic_fish [Cardiovascular_physiology_in_Antarctic_fish]
The cardiocirculatory system plays a crucial role in the adaptation of the Antarctic notothenioids. This Research Unit has elucidated the morphofunctional characteristics of the icefish heart and ...


6. Plant, Deschampsia, King George Island, Antarctic - KPDC_PD_ANTARCTIC_2010 [KPDC_PD_ANTARCTIC_2010]
Quantitative real time PCR is the most sensitive and widely used method for the analysis of gene expression. The choice of one or several reference genes is very important for a normalization process, ...


7. 2007-08 V3 CEAMARC-CASO Event List [CEAMARC_CASO_200708_V3_EVENTS]
Two components. The first component is an even log for all station and instrument deployements. The second component is a log where start and end bottom times need to be recorded for instruments ...


8. A GIS dataset of Snow Petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [SNPEMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Snow petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains the locations of Snow petrel nests, mapped in the Mawson ...


9. A GIS dataset of Wilson's storm petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [WISPMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Wilson's storm petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains locations of Wilson's stoorm petrel nests, mapped ...


10. A Planning Workshop for a McMurdo Dry Valleys Terrestrial Observation Network [NSF-ANT12-41487]
This award will support the participation of US scientists in an international planning workshop devoted to discussions of how to best facilitate and coordinate international efforts for terrestrial ...


11. A series of experiments to characterize the neuromuscular transmission in Antarctic fishes (Pagothenia borchgrevinki) and the effects of temperature on these reactions [K012_1978_1980_NZ_1]
The low temperature adaptations involved in neuromuscular transmission in Antarctica fish was characterized. An exploratory dissection of Pagothenia borchgrevinki revealed that the inferior oblique ...


12. AQUARIUM PROJECT [CDA_AR_BIO_INST-03-2004-AQUARIUM_PROJECT]
ENGLISH This Project aims to upgrade the maintenance of living specimens from small scale systems allow the ability to guarantee a supply in acceptable quantities and time of experimental material ...


13. Adelie Penguin ecology [JCADM_USA_PENGUINS]
Ecology of Adelie Penguins breeding at colonies in SW Ross Sea.


14. Adelie penguin Geolocation Sensor data 2003-2007 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_gls]
Geolocation data from Adelie Penguins, 2003-2006.


15. Adelie penguin banding data 1994-2014 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_Band]
Bands put on Adélie penguin chicks and adults, Ross Island, Antarctica, starting in 1996. Bands were attached at Cape Royds, Cape Bird, Cape Crozier, and Beaufort Island.


16. Adelie penguin chick counts 1997-2014 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_chickcount]
Annual counts of Adelie penguin chicks at Capes Royds and Crozier, beginning in 1996 (ongoing).


17. Adelie penguin chick measurements from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Reyes Blue Conservation Science [B031_ChickCon]
Measurements of chick flippers and mass taken at weekly intervals beginning 12/1996 (ongoing).


18. Adelie penguin diet data from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_diet]
Diet of Adelie Penguins at Capes Crozier and Royds, Ross Island, beginning in 1996 (ongoing).


19. Adelie penguin dive data 1999-2014 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_tdr]
Diving data from Adelie penguins.


20. Adelie penguin resighting data from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_resight]
Data on resighting of banded Adelie penguins, Capes Crozier and Royds, Ross Island, Antarctica.


21. Adelie penguin satellite position and dive data for NSF-ANT-1142074 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [NSF-ANT-1142074-penguins]
This data set provides carbon (C), nitrogen (N), phosphorus (P), potassium (K), calcium (Ca), and magnesium (Mg) concentrations in green and senesced leaves. Vegetation characteristics reported include ...


22. Adelie penguin satellite position data from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_sat]
Satellite positions from Adelie penguins, Ross Island, Antarctica.


23. Adelie penguin weighbridge data 1996-2014 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_wb]
Adelie penguin weighbridge (automatic penguin monitoring system) data from Capes Crozier and Royds (ongoing).


24. Adelie penguin weights before and after foraging trips from three groups of penguins: control, single egg removed and penned females [K063_1987_1988_NZ_2]
As an index of physiological condition and success of foraging, penguins were weighed early in the season when they were flipper banded and then re-weighed when they returned from their foraging trip. ...


25. Aliens in Antarctica Project - Inspection of fresh food for alien propagules [ASAC_2904_Food]   PARENT DIF
International Polar Year (IPY) Aliens in Antarctica project aims to identify human-mediated pathways for alien propagules into the Antarctic ecosystem (www.aliensinantarctica.aq). As part of this ...


26. Analysis of bottom sediment and water samples near Scott Base to determine the effects of effluents on the marine environment [K012_1994_1995_NZ_3]
The effects of Scott Base effluents on the marine environment was investigated by collecting bottom sediments and water samples on both side of the pressure ridges at Pram Point, near Scott Base. ...


27. 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 ...


28. Anatomical studies of the development of the eyes and lateral line system and sensory regions of the brain to test the ontogenetic shift hypothesis in the Antarctic fish Pleurogramma antarcticum [K012_1995_1996_NZ_1]
The notothenioid fish were found to have adapted to the low light conditions of under fast ice and during the Antarctic winter with well developed mechanosensory lateral line system that allows them ...


29. Antarctic Climate Data Collected by Australian Agencies [Antarctic_Meteorology]
This record provides a listing of meteorological data collected in the Australian Antarctic Territory by members of the Australian Antarctic program (and it's predecessors) and the Bureau of Meteorology. ...


30. Antarctic Microclimate Data [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00002]
Automatic data loggers are often used to monitor environmental variables such as temperature (of air and soil), humidity, wind speed and radiation in microclimates where experimental or ecological ...


31. Antro del Corchia, Italy Stalagmite Oxygen Isotope Data [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2006-020]
Multi-proxy data from an Italian stalagmite constrain the commencement of full Last Interglacial conditions in southern Europe at 129 +/- 1 ka, consistent with absolutely dated records currently ...


32. BIOFLAME-BIOPEARL: BIOdiversity dynamics: Phylogeography, Evolution And Radiation of Life [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00504]
Geological and biological sampling associated with recolonisation histories. BIOFLAME will study the DNA &fingerprints& of biological evolution to trace the way species adapt to environmental extremes ...


33. Bacterial Biodegradation and Bioremediation of Hydrocarbon [UPMBIOCM]
Antarctica is one of the largest and most pristine wilderness areas left on earth. The main human activities in this area are scientific research, tourism and fishing, and all these activities require ...


34. Behavioral observations, blood and fecal samples taken from Adelie penguins at Shell Glacier and Cape Crozier to detect the impact of human disturbance [K027_2003_2006_NZ_1]
Long term studies of the impacts of human disturbance on adelie penguins using a range of key behavioural, ecological and physiological measures are required to establish logical management regimes ...


35. Behavioural observations of nest site selection in Adelie penguins at Cape Bird [K121_1986_1987_NZ_2]
Virtually all penguins return to their natal rookeries to breed, after spending a couple of years at sea. A majority of young birds of both sexes end up settling within 200 m of their natal nest ...


36. Bibliography of papers relevant to longline fishing. [LF_Bibliography]
The bibliography covers a wealth of published, 'grey', and unpublished literature addressing the effects of longline fishing on seabird mortality. The scope is global, but with a special emphasis ...


37. Biochemical characterization of the antioxidant system in the scallop Adamussium colbecki, a sentinel organism for monitoring the antarctic environment. [Antarctic_scallop]
The scallop Adamussium colbecki can be profitably used for monitoring Antarctic coast environments but its utility would be increased if chemical analysis of pollutants were integrated with data on ...


38. Bird habitat surveys conducted during the 2004/05 summer and descriptive information of the terrestrial environment in the Mawson region [HABITATMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is available on the geomorphology of areas surrounding Australian Antarctic stations. This type of information is generally collected during geological surveys. This metadata ...


39. Blood and faecal samples from Adelie and emperor penguins at Cape Washington and Mandible Cirque, Ross Sea Region, Antarctica [K034_2001_2005_NZ_14]
Blood and faecal samples were collected from 96 emperor penguins at Cape Washington and from 29 Adelie penguins at Mandible Cirque. Plasma concentrations of corticosterone will be measured ...


40. Blood buffering capacity of muscles of the Antarctic fish Dissostichus mawsoni, Pagothenia borchgrevinki, Trematomus centronotus, P. macropterus and Rhigophila dearborni [K012_1986_1987_NZ_2]
Temperature is an environmental factor which has profound effects on both aerobic and anaerobic activities. During aerobic activity, hydrogen ions from acidic metabolites are consumed by oxidative ...


41. Breeding ecology of skuas on Barton peninsula, King George Island, the Antarctic [KPDC-MD-2006-008]
The ratio of breeding pairs of brown skuas, south polar skuas and mixed species pairs between Barton and Weaver peninsulas were not different (Ç2-test, Ç2=0.503, df=2, p=0.778). The nests ...


42. COMMONWEALTH GLACIER METEOROLOGICAL STATION MEASUREMENTS: Soil Temperatures [LTER_MCM_EXC_SOIL_TEMP]   PARENT DIF
As part of the Long Term Ecological Research in the McMurdo Dry Valleys of Antarctica, meteorological data was collected from various locations throughout Taylor, Wright and Victoria Valleys. These ...


43. Cardiovascular physiology in Antarctic fish [Cardiovascular_physiology_in_Antarctic-fish]
The cardiocirculatory system plays a crucial role in the adaptation of the Antarctic notothenioids. This Research Unit has elucidated the morphofunctional characteristics of the icefish heart and ...


44. Climate Database for the Long-Term Ecological Research Network (LTER) [LTER_CLIMDB]
The National Science Foundation's (NSF) Long-Term Ecological Research (LTER) program and many U. S. Forest Service Experimental Research Stations collect ...


45. Collaborative Research: Weddell seals as autonomous sensors of the winter oceanography of the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT08-38892]
Marine mammals of the Southern Ocean have evolved diverse life history patterns and foraging strategies to accommodate extreme fluctuations in the physical and biological environment. In light of ...


46. 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, ...


47. Contraction rates of muscles and measurements of the input and output parameters of the vestibulo-ocular reflex action in the Antarctic fish Pagothenia borchgrevinki [K012_1984_1985_NZ_2]
In order to fully describe the input and output parameters of the vestibulo-ocular reflex, simultaneous recordings are required of head movement, sensory input from the semicircular canals, motor ...


48. DISCOVERY-FLEXICON: FLEXIbility and CONstraints in life histories [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00516]
FLEXICON is investigating the life-cycles of some of the world''s most durable and abundant organisms that are vital to the Earth''s systems. Marine organism in the Southern Ocean must endure one ...


49. DISCOVERY-OEM: Ocean Ecosystems and Management [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00513]
Maintaining long-term food security in a changing environment is one of the greatest challenges to the sustainable exploitation of the Earth System, including its oceans. The well publicised collapses ...


50. Daily weather observations 1996-2013 from the California Avian Data Center hosted by Point Blue Conservation Science [B031_weather]
Daily weather observations made by B031 project personnel at Capes Royds and Crozier, Ross Island.


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