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51. Environmental Domains of Antarctica Version 2.0 Final Report [EDA_v2]
A report on the physical environment-based classification for the whole Antarctic Continent. This classification built on the success Landcare Research scientists have achieved in developing a classification ...


52. Fast-ice Distribution in East Antarctica During 1997 and 1999 Determined Using RADARSAT Data [fast_ice_1997_1999]   PARENT DIF
An image correlation technique has been applied to RADARSAT ScanSAR images from November in 1997, and November 1999, to create the first detailed maps of fast ice around East Antarctica (75E-170E). ...


53. Floe-scale maps of sea ice draft from AUV multibeam on SIPEX-II [SIPEX_II_Sea_Ice_Draft_Maps]   PARENT DIF
These data were collected on the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis in 2012. These data are floe-scale maps of Antarctic sea ice draft (m). These were collected using a multibeam instrument ...


54. Fluid permeability measurements taken on vertical component of sea ice during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Fluid_Permeability]   PARENT DIF
A 9 cm diameter Kovacs corer was used to drill holes partially through the ice. The core was removed, creating a pressure head in the hole. Packers made of ABS tubing wrapped with foam to create a ...


55. Geographic variations in underwater male Weddell seal Trills suggest breeding area fidelity [ASAC_1132-2]
Adult Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) exhibit site fidelity to where they first breed but juveniles, and perhaps transient adult males, may disperse from their natal location. If there is ...


56. Helicopter-borne passive-microwave observations during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Passive_Microwave]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains sea ice surface brightness temperatures using a portable passive-microwave radiometer operating at 36Ghz-H,V mounted to the undercarriage of a Squirrel helicopter during SIPEX ...


57. High resolution digital aerial photography and LIDAR scanning of portions of the Vestfold Hills and Rauer Islands [Davis_2009_Aerial_Photography]   CHILD DIFs
High resolution digital aerial photography of Adelie penguin colonies, Davis Station, Heidemann Valley, and other various areas, LIDAR scanning of portions of the Vestfold Hills, Rauer Islands and ...


58. High resolution digital aerial photography and LIDAR scanning of sea ice, portions of the Vestfold Hills and some islands along the Ingrid Christensen Coast, November 2010 [Davis_2010_Aerial_Photography_November]
Taken from the report: This document describes the results of the use of the APPLS (Aerial Photography Pyrometer LiDAR System) during underway science (sea ice) on the way to Davis, and later at ...


59. Ice Coring Survey For Main Biological Site, cruise 2007/08 V1 (SIPEX) [SIPEX_IceSampling]   PARENT DIF
Ice samples were collected by means of ice coring with 9 and 13 cm diameter ice corers on a total of 15 stations in the 115-130 degrees E sector off East Antarctica in September and early October ...


60. Ice Station Polarstern. Aerial photographs over sea ice taken during the ISLOP project [ISPOL_Aerial_photos]
Aerial photography over Antarctic sea ice using a digital Nikon D1x camera. Flights were conducted around the edges of a triangular array of drifting buoys each transmitting GPS location. Flights ...


61. Ice and snow pit measurements observed during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Ice_Snowpits]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains routine measurements of snow and ice thickness, and snow-ice interface temperature, at 1m intervals along standard transects; snow property characterisation in snow pits measured ...


62. Ice floe surveying conducted during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Ice_Floe_Survey]   PARENT DIF
These data were collected to provide a spatial context for activities on SIPEX-2. Please see the document 'SIPEX II ice floe surveying report' for more detail. Files generated and stored in this dataset ...


63. Ice-floe based Conductivity, Temperature and Depth (CTD) casts from the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Ice_CTD]   PARENT DIF
CTD casts were taken through holes in the ice floe at various locations during ice stations 3, 4, 6 and 7. Two Seabird 37M microcats were used. One microcat did not log time, whereas the other did. ...


64. Ice-physics transect data obtained during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_InSitu_Ice_Physics]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains in situ measurements of ice thickness, snow thickness, and freeboard along transects on the ice-station floes from the SIPEX2012. Ice cores were collected and snow pits were ...


65. Icecores from Sea Ice, Nella Dan, 1985 [seaice_icecores_nelladan_1985]
During voyage 1 of 1985, sixteen ice cores were drilled from sea ice. Details from those cores include the position they were drilled, length of the core, percentage of the core that was frazil ice, ...


66. Images showing the retreat of sea ice and subsequent chlorophyll-a bloom in the spring/summer of 1997/98-2009/10, East Antarctica. [ice_retreat_blooms]
This data set comprises animations showing the spring/summer melt of sea ice in East Antarctica and the subsequent chlorophyll blooms. SMMR-SSM/I sea ice concentration data were obtained from the ...


67. Important marine habitat off east Antarctica revealed by two decades of multi-species predator tracking [AAS_3227_predicted_habitat]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: Satellite telemetry data are a key source of animal distribution information for marine ecosystem management and conservation activities. We used two decades ...


68. Integrated PAR exposure of sea ice in East Antarctica [ICEPAR]
The data comprise images (encapsulated postscript and PNG formats) showing the integrated solar irradiance exposure of sea ice. The exposure value for ice at a given grid point was calculated by computing ...


69. International Programme for Antarctic Buoys (IPAB) [IPAB]
The International Programme for Antarctic Buoys (IPAB) is run by the World Climate Research Programme (WCRP). IPAB is a self-sustaining project of the WCRP, and provides a link between institutions ...


70. Investigation of sea ice physical processes in East Antarctica during early Spring - Measuring snow thickness over Antarctic sea ice with a helicopter-borne 2-8 GHz FMCW radar [ASAC_2901_RAASTI]
Public Summary for project 2901 This research will contribute to a large multi-disciplinary study of the physics and biology of the Antarctic sea ice zone in early Spring 2007. The physical characteristics ...


71. Large scale air-borne sea ice thickness measurements [ASAC_3030]
Data from ASAC project 3030. Public summary for the project: This project will measure the sea ice thickness off East Antarctica, over spatial scales up to hundreds of kilometers. Sea ice is a likely ...


72. Light-driven tipping points in polar ecosystems - Casey Station, Antarctica [Light_Tipping_Points]
Some ecosystems can undergo abrupt transformation in response to relatively small environmental change. Identifying imminent "tipping points" is crucial for biodiversity conservation, particularly ...


73. MODIS Composite Based Maps of East Antarctic Fast Ice Coverage [modis_20day_fast_ice]
Maps of East Antarctic landfast sea-ice extent, generated from approx. 250,000 1 km visible/thermal infrared cloud-free MODIS composite imagery (augmented with AMSR-E 6.25-km sea-ice concentration ...


74. Mawson Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data [AADC-00106]
This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Mawson, Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and have been recorded since 1954 and are ongoing, although ...


75. Morphology, Taxonomy and Ecology of Terrestrial Antarctic Ciliates and Testaceans (Protozoa) [ASAC_565]
Project 565: The database provides a list of species of ciliates and testate amoebae (Protozoa: Ciliophora; Testacea) recorded in various edaphic habitats, e.g., mineral soils (fellfield), ornithogenic ...


76. Nella Dan: ADBEX III Cruise - Krill and zooplankton data [ADBEX_III_krill]
This dataset contains results from the Antarctic Division BIOMASS Experiment III (ADBEX III) cruise of the Nella Dan. It is the fifth cruise in a series of six, conducting a long term field survey ...


77. Observations of Sea Ice Thickness and Ablation At Mawson, 1980 [mawson_seaice_1980]
Observations of the sea ice near Mawson were carried out in 1980, concentrating on the thickness of the ice at several points, and the accumulation and ablation of snow/ice cover on the ice. The ablation ...


78. Parent metadata record for all metadata created from the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012-2013 season - Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystem eXperiment [SIPEX_II]   CHILD DIFs
More than 50 scientists from eight countries conducted the Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystem eXperiment 2012 (SIPEX-2). The 2012 voyage built on information and observations collected in 2007, by re-visiting ...


79. Photokinetic adaptation of sea-ice algae [ASAC_2702]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2702 See the link below for public details on this project. Sea-ice algae are the basis of the Antarctic food web and are essential for healthy functioning ...


80. Photosynthetic rates of Antarctic sea-ice algae [ASAC_854]
From the abstract of one of the papers: Oxygen microelectrodes were used to measure the photosynthetic rates of Antarctic fast ice algal mats. Using the oxygen flux across the diffusive boundary ...


81. Phytoplankton Distribution in Surface Samples and Cores from Prydz Bay and Long Fjord and its Relationship to Sea Level and Climatic Change [ASAC_492]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 492 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of the referenced papers: Diatom assemblages in two ...


82. Phytoplankton Ecology in the Fjords of the Vestfold and Larsemann Hills [ASAC_640]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: Spring phytoplankton communities in the water column of Ellis Fjord are characterised by diatoms originating from the bottom sea-ice strand community. ...


83. Preliminary investigation of growth and photosynthesis of sea ice algae during winter [ASAC_832]
Microalgal assemblages associated with the winter Antarctic pack ice sheet were examined for photosynthesis-irradiance characteristics in relation to light availability. Pack ice, the dominant form ...


84. Psychrophilic Bacteria from Antarctic Sea-ice and Phospholipis of Antarctic sea ice algal communities new sources of PUFA [ASAC_708]
Metadata record for ASAC projects 161 and 708. (ASAC_161, ASAC_708). 1993: 39 sea-ice cores were collected from 22 sample locations off the Vestfold Hills during October-November. Bacteria were isolated ...


85. RAPPLS Surveys (Radar, Aerial Photography, Pyrometer, and Laser Scanning system) made during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_RAPPLS]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains the data collected during the RAPPLS (Radar, Aerial Photography, Pyrometer, and Laser Scanning system) flights that were undertaken as a part of the SIPEX II (Sea Ice Physics ...


86. Relative permittivity of brine samples taken from 2 MHz to 4 GHz across a range of temperatures during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Brine_Permittivity]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data resulting from the measurement of brine samples extracted from the sea-ice during the 2012 SIPEX 2 (Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystems Experiment) marine science voyage. The ...


87. Remote Sensing of Near-Coastal Antarctic Sea Ice and Its Impacts on Ice Shelves and Ecosystems. [ASAC_3024]   CHILD DIFs
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3024. Public The proposed research will derive improved estimates of East Antarctic fast-ice extent and thickness, and their variability, from satellite ...


88. S-band waveguide measurements of sea-ice samples ranging from 2.6 to 3.95 GHz during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Waveguide]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data relating to an experimental method in which sea-ice samples were measured in an S-band microwave waveguide. This was conducted as a part of the 2012 SIPEX 2 (Sea Ice Physics ...


89. SIPEX data iron site - Aurora Australis voyage Sept-Oct 2007 [ASAC_3026_SIPEX]   PARENT DIF
This work was completed as part of the SIPEX - Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystem eXperiment - voyage. Adapted from the SPIEX website: During SIPEX we investigated the biogeochemistry of iron (Fe), including ...


90. Sample Tracking Database (STD) [DB_STD]
The Sample Tracking Database (STD) was created to track samples from field work to various stages of shipping and storage through to analysis and possible disposal or destruction. The Sample Tracking ...


91. Scientific Research Conducted on BROKE-West: Voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, 2005-2006 [BROKE-West]   CHILD DIFs
The BROKE-West survey was conducted on voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis during the 2005-3006 season. It was intended to be a comprehensive biological and oceanographic survey of the region between ...


92. Sea Ice Bio-Optical Sampling, cruise 2007/08 V1 (SIPEX) [SIPEX_BioOptics]   PARENT DIF
A total of 31 paired under-ice irradiance measurements and ice core samples were collected from 12 ice stations in the 115-130 degrees E sector off East Antarctica in September and early October 2007 ...


93. Sea Ice Biota of Coastal Eastern Antarctica [ASAC_875]
The distribution and abundance of ice-associated copepods in the fast ice of the Australian Antarctic Territory were investigated over a distance of approximately 650 km between October and December ...


94. Sea Ice Main Biology Sampling collected during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Phytoplankton]   PARENT DIF
Five (out of a possible 7) ice stations were sampled for the Main Biology Site, collected from -63.88S 119.9E off East Antarctic in September to November 2012 during the Sea Ice Physics and Ecosystems ...


95. Sea Ice Observation Log For Davis, 1993 [davis_sea_ice_1993]
Four ice monitoring stations were set up at Davis in 1993 (a fifth station was added after the first two months), with regular recordings of ice depth, snow cover and ablation made for each station ...


96. Sea Ice Observations at Wilkes, 1963 [wilkes_seaice_1963]
Observations of the sea ice cover at Wilkes base in Autumn-Winter 1963. Includes water temperature, air temperature, wind speed and direction, cloud cover, relative humidity, and general notes. These ...


97. Sea Ice Observations in the ASPeCt format during the 2007 SIMBA cruise [SIMBA_sea_ice_observations]
These data describe pack ice characteristics in the Antarctic sea ice zone. These data are in the ASPeCt format. National program: United States Vessel: Nathaniel B. Palmer Dates in ice: 1 Sept ...


98. Sea ice algae growth rate data collected during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Algae_Growth_Rates]   PARENT DIF
Chlorophyll data was used to measure growth rates of sea ice algae in CO2 incubations. Sea ice brine microalgae was collected from sackholes. Replicate samples were incubated in ambient air (~0.04% ...


99. Skin temperature data of the pack ice zone collected during the SIPEX voyage of the Aurora Australis during 2007 [SIPEX_Pyrometer]
Skin temperature data over the East Antarctic pack ice zone were recorded by the RAPPLS airborne instrument package using a KT-19II infrared pyrometer. The KT-19II infrared pyrometer was manufactured ...


100. Snow buoy deployments made during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012 [SIPEX_II_Snow_Buoys]   PARENT DIF
This document describes the deployment of five Ice Mass Balance Buoys (IMBs) and two automatic weather stations. These were primarily deployed on floes 2012103 and 20121029, as well as on helicopter ...


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