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1. 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This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE.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 ...


2. Breeding populations of Southern Giant Petrels at Heard Island, the McDonald Islands and within the AAT [SOE_seabird_candidate_sp_SGP]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION The number of breeding pairs of Southern Giant Petrels at Heard Island, the McDonald Islands, and in colonies ...


3. Monthly highest air temperatures for Australian Antarctic stations. [SOE_monthly_max_temp]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly highest temperatures obtained from observed daily maximum temperatures for Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson and Macquarie Island. TYPE OF INDICATOR ...


4. Monthly lowest air temperatures for Australian Antarctic stations. [SOE_monthly_min_temp]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly lowest temperatures obtained from observed daily minimum temperatures for Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson and Macquarie Island. TYPE OF INDICATOR There ...


5. Monthly mean air temperatures for Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_monthly_mean_temp]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly means of three-hourly temperatures for Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson, Macquarie Island and Heard Island. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types ...


6. Monthly mean atmospheric pressure for Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_air_pressure]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly means of three-hourly pressures, reduced to mean sea level, for Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson, Macquarie Island and Heard Island. TYPE OF INDICATOR ...


7. Monthly mean mid-tropospheric temperatures above Australian Antarctic stations. [SOE_mid_tropo]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly means of daily temperatures at the 500hPa level (mid-troposphere), from radiosonde soundings above Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson and Macquarie Island. ...


8. 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. ...


9. Surveys at the Vestfold Hills for the Australian Antarctic Division's Year Round Aviation Access Project 5097 2018-19 [survey_vestfold_project5097_2018-19]
Surveying at the Vestfold Hills for the Australian Antarctic Division's Year Round Aviation Access Project 5097 was carried out during the summer of 2018/19 by by LCPL Brad Smart and LCPL Mathew Van ...


10. Conservation of plant biodiversity in Antarctica - a genetic approach [ASAC_2152]
Samples from Macquarie Island were collected between 1998 and 1999. Samples from Heard Island were collected during 2000. Terrestrial vegetation in Antarctica is restricted to isolated populations ...


11. Monthly mean lower stratospheric temperatures above Australian Antarctic stations. [SOE_low_strato]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Monthly means of daily temperatures at the 100hPa level (lower stratosphere), from radiosonde soundings above Australian Antarctic stations Casey, Davis, Mawson and Macquarie ...


12. 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 ...


13. 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 ...


14. Rotational temperature studies of the hydroxyl airglow layer above Davis, Antarctica. [Davis_OH_airglow]
These OH rotational temperature data are derived from spectra collected with a Czerny-Turner scanning grating spectrometer operating at Davis station (69S, 78E), Antarctica (see Greet et al., 1998; ...


15. Stereotyped Calling Patterns of a Male Weddell Seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) [ASAC_2122-5]
From the abstract of the attached paper: Underwater calling behaviour between breathing bouts of a single adult male Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) was examined with respect to call type ...


16. Upper atmosphere winds, temperatures, and emission intensities [Fabry-Perot_Spectrometer]
The spectrometers are currently based at Mawson and Davis. This record details thermospheric and mesospheric winds, temperatures, and emission intensities from the Fabry Perot Spectrometer. See the ...


17. Observations of ULF space plasma waves in Antarctica [ASAC_606]
This project records ultra-low frequency (ULF) waves in the 1mHz - 3Hz band at the Antarctic stations Davis, Casey, Mawson, and Macquarie Island and Zhongshan (PRC station). Search coil magnetometers ...


18. Lidar Studies of Atmospheric Structure, Dynamics and Climatology [lidar]
The lidar profiles density, temperature, wind velocity and aerosol loading from the lower troposphere to the upper mesosphere, depending on operating mode. Two main measurement techniques are employed. ...


19. Variability of the coastal Antarctic climate derived from fast-ice observations. [ASAC_2500]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2500 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Weekly fast-ice and snow thicknesses from an ongoing long-term time-series together ...


20. Easily measured call attributes can detect vocal differences between Weddell seals from two areas (Casey and Davis). [ASAC_2122]
Underwater vocalisations of Weddell seals were recorded at Casey (1997) and Davis (1992 and 1997) Antarctica. The goal of the study was to determine if it would be possible to identify geographic ...


21. Leopard and Weddell seal program [ASAC_1144]
2000/2001 season 31 quad based surveys were conducted along the pack-ice edge to identify where leopard seals could be accessed. 31 one hour aerial surveys were also conducted to identify the position ...


22. Ecology and Zoogeography of Parasites of Antarctic Fish [ASAC_67]
The body surface, mouth, gills, internal organs and tissues of 368 teleost fish of 26 species from Prydz Bay, Heard Island, Macquarie Island, Davis Station and Casey Station in Antarctica were examined ...


23. A Meteor Radar for Measuring Mesospheric and Lower Thermospheric Winds and Temperatures at Davis Station [ASAC_2529]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2529 See the link below for public details on this project. Public A meteor radar will be installed at Davis Station to measure temperatures and wind velocities ...


24. ANARE Health Register [ASAC_12]
The ANARE Health Register, which has been in operation since 1987, is designed to gather, store, analyse and report on all health related events occurring in the ANARE population. The principal aims ...


25. Accessory mineral behaviour during partial melting in the crust - improving the geochronology of granulite terrains. [ASAC_2690]
Metadata record for data expected ASAC Project 2690 See the link below for public details on this project. Relating ages, determined using the decay of radioactive elements in minerals, to geological ...


26. Antarctic Geodesy Field Report 2006-2007 - N Brown and A Woods [survey_2006-2007_geodesy]   PARENT METADATA
Taken from sections of the report: In recent years, Geoscience Australia (GA) has increased its capability on the Antarctic continent with the installation of Continuous Global Positioning System ...


27. Antifreeze molecules in Nototheniid fish around Davis Station, Antarctica [ASAC_2050]
A report completed as part of this project is available for download from the URL given below. Extracts of the report are presented in the metadata record. See the report for full details. Several ...


28. Assessing the impact of contaminated sediments on hard-substrate Antarctic marine communities [ASAC_2691]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2691 See the link below for public details on this project. Contaminants may persist in marine sediments and be re-suspended during storms or by the activity ...


29. Copepod faecal pellets and carbon flux in the coastal sea-ice zone [Copepods]
This dataset contains samples collected at O'Gorman Rocks and Ellis Fjord near Davis station from December 1997 to March 1998. Depth-stratified zooplankton samples were obtained for determination ...


30. DMS, DMSP, DMSO measurements Minicosm Experiment, Davis 2002-03 [UV_DMS_MINICOSM]
Dimethylsulfide and its precursors and derivatives constitute a major sulfate aerosol source. This dataset incorporates the potential for increased UV radiation effects due to stratospheric ozone ...


31. Daily broad-band ultra-violet radiation observations using biologically effective UVR detectors [ARPANSA_BIO]
This dataset also forms part of the set of State of the Environment (SOE) indicators. INDICATOR DEFINITION Daily measurements of solar Ultra-Violet radiation at Casey and Davis stations, reported ...


32. Davis Medium Frequency Middle Atmosphere Radar Winds [Davis_MFSA_Radar]
This dataset contains wind speed and direction in the middle atmosphere above Davis, Antarctica. The radar runs continuously. Data are collected and stored every two minutes (excluding downtime for ...


33. Davis Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data [AADC-00108]
This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Davis Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and have been recorded since 1957 and are ongoing, although data ...


34. 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 ...


35. Distribution and Viability of Zooplankton Eggs from Anoxic Sediments from the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica [ASAC_706]
Data set contains sediment cores from three saline lakes in the Vestfold Hills. The three lakes are Ace Lake, Lake Pendant and Lake Abraxas. Short cores from each lake are sectioned into 1 cm intervals. ...


36. Drainage modelling for Australia's year-round Stations in Antarctica and at Macquarie Island [stations_drainage_modelling]
This GIS dataset is the result of modelling of surface water drainage for Australia's year-round stations in Antarctica (Casey, Davis, Mawson) and at Macquarie Island. This was done by the Australian ...


37. Dynamical Variability of the Lower Atmosphere [AAS_3140]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3140 See the link below for public details on this project. Public Summary A thorough understanding of the coupling and dynamics of the Antarctic ...


38. Historical remediation data from 2009-2016 from Macquarie Island, Casey Station, Davis Station and Lake Dingle [AAS_4036_RemediationProject_2009-16_RawData_AccessDB]
The data is all contained within an Access database. This is the historical data for the Remediation Project from 2009 up until the end of 2016.The database contains some unprocessed data from the ...


39. Investigation of virus biodiversity in Antarctic terrestrial plants [ASAC_2153]
Samples from Macquarie Island were collected between 1998 and 2004. Samples from Heard Island were collected during 2000. Continental samples were collected between 2004 and 2006. This project aims ...


40. Mapping the GPS total electron content and scintillation activity at southern higher latitudes during high sunspot numbers [ASAC_1121]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1121 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Improved knowledge on the state of the ionosphere in the ...


41. Mean sea level [SOE_Mean_Sea_Level]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator reports on the deviation of the annual mean sea level from the long-term sea level record. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types of indicators used in this report: ...


42. Measuring the effects of human activity on Weddell Seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) [ASAC_1148_Weddells]
The number of people travelling to Antarctica is growing, with much of the recent increase in visitor numbers attributable to an expansion in commercial tourism (Enzenbacher 1992; 1994). Most visitors ...


43. Midwinter atmospheric temperature at altitude ~87km [SOE_Hydroxyl]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. See the metadata record "Davis_OH_airglow" for access to these data. INDICATOR DEFINITION Midwinter atmospheric temperatures ...


44. Mitochondrial and Nuclear markers sequence data of Snow Petrels (Pagodroma nivea) from East Antarctica [AAS_4184_Spsequences]
This dataset consists of eight files: seven files with the nucleotide sequence data for seven genetic markers (2 mitochondrial and 5 nuclear) and a 'Read me' file containing the information for each ...


45. Natural Freeze-drying of Water-degraded Timber Structures: Feasibility Study [ASAC_156]
The objectives of this project were: To gather data from a small scale experimental freeze-drying unit, using natural local conditions, with a view to extending the experiment to a larger scale installation ...


46. Production and Fate of Dissolved and Particulate Organic Matter During Antarctic Phytoplankton Blooms [ASAC_630]
From the abstract of one of the papers: Phytoplankton biomass and speciation were monitored at an inshore site near Davis Station, East Antarctica during three consecutive summer seasons (December-February, ...


47. Regional dialects and herd formation aspects of Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) underwater vocalisations. [ASAC_1132]   CHILD METADATA
Database Description The files represent the 41 different Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) call types identified at either Mawson, Davis, and/or Casey. They were collected between 60 degrees ...


48. Repetition patterns in Weddell seal (Leptonychotes weddellii) underwater multiple element calls [ASAC_2122-2]
Many vocalisations produced by Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) are made up of repeated individual distinct sounds (elements). Patterning of multiple element calls was examined during the ...


49. The fate of primary production in Antarctic sea ice: the role of metazoan grazers. [ASAC_1328]
Crustaceans are an important component of the Antarctic marine ecosystem. Large numbers live in or close to the sea-ice cover, using it as a refuge from predation and a source of food. However, the ...


50. Through-ice communication by Weddell seals may not be practicable [ASAC_2122-3]
Possible communication between territorial male Weddell seals (Leptonychotes weddellii) under the ice with females on the ice was investigated. In-air and underwater recordings of underwater calls ...


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