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51. Toxicity of sewage effluent to marine invertebrates, tested at Davis 2009/10 [DAVIS_STP_Ecotoxicology]   PARENT DIF
Two three-week toxicity tests were completed at Davis station 2009/10 as part of STP project 3217, to provide environmental information in support of an operational infrastructure project to up-grade ...


52. 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 ...


53. 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 ...


54. 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 ...


55. What factors control bacterial biodiversity in a natural marine derived Antarctic laboratory? [ASAC_2647]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2647 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Summary We propose investigating bacterial biodiversity and the factors that have shaped ...


56. Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 1999-2000 (pilot) [ASAC_1087_Transects_1999-00]   PARENT DIF
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 ...


57. An atlas of the lakes of the Larsemann Hills, Princess Elizabeth Land, Antarctica - ANARE Research Notes 74 [ANARE-74]
From the abstract of the ANARE Research Note: The Larsemann Hills are a series of granite and gneiss peninsulas extending into Prydz Bay, between the Amery Ice Shelf and the Sorsdal Glacier. They ...


58. Diet results from Adelie penguins at Bechervaise Island and Whitney Point, 2012-2013 [AAS_4088_Adelie_Diet]
These spreadsheets provide the proportions of prey DNA sequences in the scats of Adelie penguins at Bechervaise Island and Whitney Point in East Antarctica. Samples were collected during two stages ...


59. Embolism repair in two species of cushion plants on Macquarie Island [AAS_4192_images]
This data set deals with embolism repair in two species of cushion plants (Colobanthus muscoides and Azorella macquariensis) which grow on Macquarie island and rely on protoxylem for water transport. ...


60. Foraging of royal penguins and its relationship to the Antarctic Polar Frontal Zone [ASAC_1001]
The factors that control the number of animals in a population are often difficult to understand. However, this basic understanding is central to managing those populations and assessing how they ...


61. Geotechnical and Environmental data for Potential Gravel Runway at Davis [AAS_3338_Davis_Gravel_Runway]
Project 3338 (2012-13), 3372 (2013-14), 5007 (2014-17) During the 2012/13 field season geotechnical and environmental investigations were undertaken at Davis Station in order to investigate the viability ...


62. Using Flow Cytometry, bacteria abundance was determined for samples collected in Oregon/California coastal waters, 2001-2003, GLOBEC, Northeast Pacific Program. [fcm_NEP]
Standard cross shelf/slope sections (max. of 5) were routinely sampled with bottle casts to determine bacteria abundance and concentration of cells with high/low nucleic acid content. Sampling was ...


63. A Multi-decadal Record of Antarctic Benthos: Image Analysis to Maximize Data Utilization [NSF-ANT13-55533]
Daily atmospheric temperature and VMR for the atmospheric species are provided at 2 deg. lat. X 4 deg. long. spatial grids and at a subset of TES standard pressure levels. Algorithms for deriving ...


64. Microclimate temperatures at Cape Hallett [K140_2002_2003_NZ_3]
Replicated microclimate temperatures recorded at 10-min intervals in representative habitats for Collembola Arthropods at Cape Hallett, Antarctica over 2002/2003 summer.


65. 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 ...


66. 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 ...


67. 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 ...


68. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 2201 - Natural variability and human induced change in Antarctic nearshore marine benthic communities [ASAC_2201_field_lab_books]   PARENT DIF
These are the scanned electronic copies of field and lab books used at Casey Station and Davis Station between 1997 and 2012 as part of ASAC (AAS) project 2201 - Natural variability and human induced ...


69. 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, ...


70. 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 ...


71. 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 ...


72. Field experiment testing effect of increased water and nutrient availability on Windmill Islands terrestrial vegetation communities [ASAC_1087_WaterNutrientExpt]   PARENT DIF
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 ...


73. 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, ...


74. 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 ...


75. Iron content of Southern Ocean phytoplankton: implications for carbon transfer to the deep sea [ASAC_2297]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2297: Iron content of Southern Ocean phytoplankton: implications for carbon transfer to the deep sea. Data on size-fractionated distribution of suspended ...


76. Jane Wasley Field Notebook Casey 2002-3 [AAS_1313_JaneWasley-FieldNotebook-Casey-2002-3]   PARENT DIF
Scanned copy of field notebook Book owner: Jane Wasley ASAC: 1313 Season: 2002/03 Location: Casey The original hard copy of this notebook was, in January 2016, located in Jane Wasley's office at ...


77. Macquarie Island GIS track survey and wilderness inventory 1996 [ASAC_2277]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2277 See the link below for public details on this project. A product of this project was a report "Macquarie Island Track Monitoring and Assessment" prepared ...


78. Macroalgal responses to heavy metals and varying light levels at Casey Station [ASAC_2201_Runcie]   PARENT DIF
1. In situ chlorophyll fluorescence measurements using pulse amplitude technique (PAM) of macroalga Desmarestia menziesii, assessing adaptation to high light exposure after sea ice breakout, and impact ...


79. Mycorrhiza in the Antarctic leafy liverwort (Cephaloziella exiliflora) [ASAC_2275]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2275. See the link below for public details on this project. The papers record microscope evidence and molecular evidence for the occurrence of ...


80. Periodicity in foraging areas of leopard seals in the region south of Macquarie Island [ASAC_2268]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- Leopard seals are usually seen in the pack-ice where they pup on the ice and where they must first face life at sea. However at Macquarie Island, well to the ...


81. Role of micronutrients in the sea ice microbial ecosystem [ASAC_2299]
The productivity of Antarctic waters may be controlled by the amount of iron. Experiments have shown that this is probably the case for phytoplankton but as yet we do not know if iron limits the growth ...


82. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems [ASAC_2201_SRE4]   CHILD DIFs
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 ...


83. 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 ...


84. Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records [AADC-00099]
This dataset contains results from Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) surveys in the Southern Ocean. When the opportunity arises, zooplankton species, numbers and abundance data are recorded on a ...


85. 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 ...


86. The influence of water and nutrient availability on bryophyte communities in continental Antarctica [ASAC_1087]   CHILD DIFs
Project summary: Our research aims to increase the understanding of how moss communities in continental Antarctica will respond to future climate change. The Windmill Islands region is believed to ...


87. 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 ...


88. 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, ...


89. UV climate over the Southern Ocean south of Australia, and its biological impact - 1997/1998 field season data [ASAC_2210_97-98]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2210 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Ozone depletion over Antarctica increases UVB irradiances ...


90. 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. ...


91. Wasley 2004 PhD thesis, titled: The Effect of Climate Change on Antarctic Terrestrial Flora [ASAC_1087_Wasely_2004-PhD]   PARENT DIF
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 ...


92. East London Museum - Mollusc Collection [elm_molluscs]
The East London (EL) Museum's major natural history collections are molluscs and birds.They also have smaller collections of other marine invertebrates, mammals, skeletons (mammals), reptiles, palaeontology, ...


93. Seabird distributions during the upwelling season of 2000, northern California Current system, GLOBEC. [birds_metabirds_NEP]
As a part of the GLOBEC-Northeast Pacific project, seabird populations were surveyed on two cruises to northern portion of the California Current System. The surveys were conducted simultaneously ...


94. CLIMAP 18k bp Surface Configuration Data [FE01020]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE). The ...


95. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


96. Chlorophyll of surface sea water 28th CHINARE underway data, 2011 to 2012 [CN_NADC_2011_Southern_Hemisphere_Southern_Ocean_SBE21_Description]
Chlorophyll of surface sea water by Chinese 28th Antarctic Scientific Expedition underway data, October 29th,2011 to April 5th,2012.


97. Chlorophyll of surface sea water by Chinese 30th Antarctic Scientific Expedition underway data, 2013 to 2014 [CN_NADC_2013_south_ocean_Southern_Ocean_SBE21_Description]
Chlorophyll of surface sea water from the 30th CHINARE (Chinese National Antarctic Research Expedition) underway data, November 1st, 2013 to April 15th, 2014


98. Carbon flux in a high productivity area: western Bransfield Strait basin and Gerlache Strait, Antarctica [CNDA-ESP_ANT94-1010-HE030-31]
In English: -The studied zone presented areas with high phytoplankton productivity. During the first part of the cruise, one of these areas was associated tothe frontal zone of the Southern Boundary ...


99. Dynamic oceanography and productivity of the Bransfield Strait during the austral summer [CNDA-ESP_BIOANTART-93-HE009]
In English: The objectives of the campaign has been: -Characterisation of the different water masses in the Bransfield Strait. -Study of the distribution and variability of these water masses based ...


100. Experimental enhancement of Coastal Antarctic Production [CNDA-ESP_ANT97-0273-ESEPAC99-00]
In English: Antarctic coastal ecosystems are characterised by a substantial planktonic productivity which have an important contribution to the carbon flow in the Southern Ocean and, therefore, its ...


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