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1. Expedition to Princess Elisabeth Antarctica Station, 2016/2017 [10-16904-envidat-30_1.0]
This dataset contains the data acquired during the expedition to Princess Elisabeth Antarctica Station in December 2016 and January 2017. The dataset consits of meterorological data, drifting snow ...


2. Annual population counts at selected Adelie Penguin colonies within the AAT [SOE_seabird_candidate_sp_AP]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION Breeding populations of Adelie penguins at Davis, Mawson and Casey (including Shirley Island and Whitney Point). ...


3. Annual variations in the visibility 'footprint' of structures in the Australian Antarctic Territory [SOE_wilderness]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator attempts to measure the effect of human activity on the wilderness values of Antarctica and ...


4. Detailed information on 196 grid sites used for snow petrel surveys in the Windmill Islands during the 2002/2003 season [SNOWPETRELSURVEYSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of grid sites used to survey for snow petrels in the Windmill ...


5. Old Casey and Thala Valley Orthophoto [OCTV_ortho]
The orthophoto is a rectified georeferenced corrected image of the Old Casey and Thala Valley Area. Distortions due to relief and camera have been removed. This orthophoto is shown in a map which ...


6. Quarry Operations at Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_quarry_operations]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator records the amount rock extracted and crushed for infrastructure needs at Casey, Davis and Mawson stations. Included are some details of the blast burden and pattern. ...


7. Thala Valley Tip Site GIS Dataset [thala_tip_gis]
The Thala Valley Tip Site GIS dataset mapped from January 2001 aerial photography. The dataset includes watercourse, waterhole, breakline, spot height, contour, embankment, rock, sea ice, snow, tide ...


8. Toxicity of sediment spiked with Thala Valley Tip Fines to the Temperate Heart Urchin Echinocardium cordatum [toxicity_tipfines_echinocardium]   PARENT METADATA
This data set describes the toxicity of marine sediment spiked with contaminated soil from Thala Valley tip site at Casey. The temperate heart urchin species Echinocardium cordatum was exposed for ...


9. Vestfold Hills Lake Bathymetry - Yearly Changes [vest_lake_bathy_yr_gis]
This dataset contains the outdated and redundant bathymetric contour data for some of the lakes of the Vestfold Hills. Lake data for Burton Lake, Deep lake and Ellis Fjord.


10. Blue Ice Tephra II - Brimstone Peak [NSIDC-0114_1]
This data set is the result of a study of volcanic ash and rock fragment (tephra) layers in exposed blue ice areas on Brimstone Peak (75.888S 158.55E) in East Antarctica. Tephra samples were collected ...


11. Blue Ice Tephra II - Mt. DeWitt [NSIDC-0115_1]
This data set is the result of a study of volcanic ash and rock fragment (tephra) layers in exposed blue ice areas on Mt. DeWitt, Antarctica (77.12 deg S, 159.51 deg E). Tephra samples were collected ...


12. Carbon-Isotopic Composition of Atmospheric CO2 since the Last Glacial Maximum [NSIDC-0108_1]
These data describe the concentration and carbon-isotopic composition (d13CO2) of atmospheric CO2 from air trapped in ice between 27,000 and 1,300 years before present from Taylor Dome, Antarctica. ...


13. Collaborative Research: Using Fracture Patterns and Ice Thickness to Study the History and Dynamics of Grounding Line Migration and Shutdown of Kamb and Whillans Ice Streams [fahnestock_0440636_1]
The work is in collaboration with co-PI Christina Hulbe and at Portland State University. In our previous work we were able to image, map, and interpret streak lines (flow trajectories) on the Ross ...


14. Concentration and Isotopic Composition of O2 and N2 in Trapped Gases of the Vostok Ice Core [NSIDC-0107_1]
These data describe the d18O of O2, d15N of N2, d18Oatm, and O2/N2 ratios of trapped gases in the Vostok ice core from East Antarctica. The investigator used a mass spectrometer to measure gas concentrations ...


15. Ice Velocity Data from Ice Stream C, West Antarctica [NSIDC-0106_1]
Ice velocity data from ice stream C, including the body of the ice stream and its area of onset, are available. The investigator calculated velocities from precise ice displacement measurements made ...


16. Three-Hourly Antarctic Automatic Weather Station Data, 1980-2000 [NSIDC-0111_1]
The Automatic Weather Station (AWS) Project, funded by the NSF Office of Polar Programs, involves collecting meteorological data from an array of automatic weather stations in Antarctica, Greenland, ...


17. WAISCORES: Deep Ice Coring in West Antarctica [NSIDC-0120_1]
The WAISCORES project is part of the National Science Foundation Office of Polar Programs' West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) initiative, which is aimed at understanding the influence of the West Antarctic ...


18. 500 metre interval contours of Antarctica derived from ERS radar altimetry data. [ERS_CONT_500_ANT]   PARENT METADATA
500 metre interval contours of the Antarctic continent derived from slope corrected orthometric heights that were captured using European Remote Sensing (ERS) radar altimetry. ESA's two European ...


19. A GIS dataset of bird nests mapped in the Windmill Islands by Frederique Olivier and Drew Lee during the 2002-2003 season [BIRDSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of bird nests, mostly snow petrels, mapped in the Windmill ...


20. A digital terrain model of Antarctica in Triangulated Irregular Network (TIN) format, derived from ERS Radar Altimetry. [ERS_DTM_TIN_ANT]   PARENT METADATA
An ESRI formatted triangular irregular network (TIN) of the Antarctic continental terrain, derived from ERS radar altimeter data. The data is in a Polar Stereographic projection with true scale at ...


21. 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, ...


22. 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 ...


23. 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 ...


24. Cape Denison and McKellar Islands GIS dataset from Ikonos satellite imagery [gis41]
A GIS dataset of around Cape Denison and part of George V land created from two IKONOS satellite images. Layers created from digitising directly from the imagery include: mapping extent, continent, ...


25. Casey Station Area Orthophoto [CSA_ortho]
The orthophoto is a rectified georeferenced corrected image of the Casey Station Area. Distortions due to relief and camera have been removed. This orthophoto is shown in a map which is available ...


26. Cold adaptation and functionality of the Antarctic Coastal Benthic Zones [ASAC_1165]
Antarctic sediments and sea-ice are important regulators in global biogeochemical and atmospheric cycles. These ecosystems contain a diverse range of bacteria whose biogeochemical roles remains largely ...


27. Contour source data for the Amery Region map dated November 2002. [ERS_CONT_SOURCE_AMERY]   PARENT METADATA
This polygon shapefile was used in the contour source diagram on the Amery Region Map published by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre in November 2002 (see link). The contours used in the map were ...


28. Data generated from slope corrected orthometric heights of Antarctica derived from ERS Radar Altimetry [ERS_DTM]   CHILD METADATA
Data generated from slope corrected orthometric heights derived from ERS radar altimetry as described in the paper 'A Digital Terrain Ice Model of Antarctica derived by ERS Radar Altimeter Data' by ...


29. Digital terrain model of Antarctica in ESRI Grid format, derived from ERS Radar Altimeter data. [ERS_DTM_GRID_ANT]   PARENT METADATA
ESRI formatted raster grid of the Antarctic continental terrain, derived from ERS radar altimeter data. The data is in a Polar Stereographic projection with true scale at 71 degrees South. The grid ...


30. Fisher Massif Mapped from Landsat 7 Imagery. [LANDSAT_FISHER_FEATURES]
Fisher Massif Features Mapped from Mosaiced Pan Sharpened Landsat 7 Imagery. FEATURE MAPPING An unsupervised classification was run on the final image to create an image with 12 distinct grey scale ...


31. Luminescence dating of marine and fluvial sediments from Bunger Hills [ASAC_2237]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2237 See the link below for public details on this project. Two excel spreadsheets are available for download from the provided URL. Taken from the 1997-1998 ...


32. Reliability shapefile for slope corrected orthometric heights of Antarctica derived from ERS radar altimetry [ERS_REL_ANT]   PARENT METADATA
Shapefile indicating areas of valid and invalid slope corrected orthometric heights derived from ERS Radar Altimetry. Refer to metadata record GRI_ORT_SLC_FIN for more information. ESA's two European ...


33. Slope corrected orthometric heights of Antarctica derived from ERS Radar Altimetry [GRI_ORT_SLC_FIN]   PARENT METADATA
Shapefile (points) of slope corrected orthometric heights derived from ERS radar altimetry as described in the paper 'A Digital Terrain Ice Model of Antarctica derived by ERS Radar Altimeter Data' ...


34. Structure and dynamics of the Sorsdal Glacier [ASAC_1205]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- The Sorsdal Glacier, located in the vicinity of the Davis Station, is one of the key polar outlet glaciers that contributes to the drainage of the East Antarctic ...


35. Biodiversity and ecophysiology of Antarctic sea-ice bacteria [ASAC_1012]
The data set includes information relevant for the study and description of sea-ice bacteria contains the following dataset subgroups and is organised by REFERENCE number. 1) Isolation data: strain ...


36. Adelie penguin population counts for Bechervaise, Verner and Petersen Islands, Mawson [population_counts_BI]
Intermittent Adelie penguin population counts for Bechervaise, Verner and Petersen Islands, Mawson since 1971. Data include counts of occupied nests for the post 1990/91 data conducted on or about ...


37. Bibliography of polar microrganisms. [PM_Bibliography]
A bibliography of papers on microrganisms from polar areas. Publication dates of papers in the collection range from 1847 to 2002. The bibliography was compiled by Dr David Wynn Williams of the British ...


38. Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography [PCM_Bibliography]
Prince Charles Mountains Bibliography compiled by Ruth Lanyon, contains 277 records.


39. A georeferenced high resolution satellite image mosaic of Cape Denison, Mackellar Islands and part of the George V Land Coast acquired on 26, 31 January 2001 [capeden_sat_ikonos]
The following was done by a contractor for the Australian Antarctic Division: A satellite image mosaic of Cape Denison, Mackellar Islands and part of the George V Land Coast was created by combining ...


40. Amery shallow ice coring [ASAC_1224]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1224 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Ice core drilling is used to extract information from glacial ...


41. Bird habitat surveys conducted in the Windmill Islands during 2002/03 and descriptive information of the terrestrial Environment in the Windmill Islands [HABITATCASEY0203]
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 ...


42. Interseasonal variability of benthic diatoms communities within the Windmill Islands, Antarctica [Diatoms_seasonal_var]   PARENT METADATA
Sediment samples were collected with an Eckamn grab from four locations within the Windmill Islands (Herring Island, O'Connor Island, Shannon Bay and Brown Bay). A weekly sampling program was performed ...


43. Landsat 7 Mosaiced Pan Sharpened Image [LANDSAT_FISHER_MOSIMAGE]
Mosaiced Pan Sharpened Landsat 7 Image of Fisher Massif. The orientation parameters were derived from the Landsat 7 image header information to reference the images. The accuracy achieved from the ...


44. Mawson Escarpment Geology GIS Dataset [Mawson_Escarpment_Geo]
There are several ArcInfo coverages described by this metadata record - FRAME, GEOL, MAPGRID, SITES, STRLINE and STRUC (in that order). Each coverage is described below. The data is also provided ...


45. Methanotrophs in Antarctica [ASAC_869]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 869 See the link below for public details on this project. Dataset included are for the characterisation of methanotrophs from saline lakes of the Vestfold ...


46. Observatory Operations - All Sky Imager Data from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Macquarie Island [ASAC_527_allsky]
All Sky Imager Systems (ASIS) are deployed at Casey, Davis, Macquarie island and Mawson. These systems are autonomous data collection systems which record All Sky Imager data during periods of darkness ...


47. Observatory Operations - Riometer and Magnetometer Data from the Australian Antarctic Territory and Riometer Data from Macquarie Island [ASAC_527]
An analogue data acquisition system (ADAS), designed to collect time-stamped, time series data from any analogue signal is currently used to log data from the riometer, magnetic pulsations and fluxgate ...


48. Quickbird Mosaiced Multispectral Image of the Grove Mountains [grove_quickbird_mosmulti]
Mosaiced multispectral Quickbird image of the Grove Mountains. This image was derived from Quickbird satellite imagery captured on 14 January 2003. See provided URLs for details of the imagery and ...


49. Quickbird Mosaiced Pan Sharpened Image of the Grove Mountains [grove_quickbird_mospansharp]
Mosaiced pan sharpened Quickbird image of the Grove Mountains. This image was derived from Quickbird satellite imagery captured on 14 January 2003. See provided URLs for details of the imagery and ...


50. Response of antarctic marine diatoms to environment modification [ASAC_2364]
Environmental manipulation and competition experiments on cultured and natural diatoms will identify the response of key taxa to environment modification. Understanding the environmental factors governing ...


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