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1. Application of Stable Isotope Techniques to Identifying Foodweb Structure, Contaminant Sources, and Biogeochemical Reactions in the Everglades [USGS_SOFIA_kendall_stable_isotopes]
This is the largest isotope foodweb study ever attempted in a marsh ecosystem, and combines detailed, long-term, trophic and biogeochemical studies at selected well-monitored USGS/SFWMD/FGFFC sites ...


2. BIODIVERSITY AND METABOLIC STUDIES OF THE PHYTOPLANKTON AND EPILITHON FROM CONTINENTAL WATER BODIES AL HOPE BAY, MARITIME ANTARCTICA [CDA_AR_PICTA-25-2004-BIODIVERSITY_METABOLIC_STUDIES_PHYTOPLANKTON_EPILITHON]   PARENT METADATA
This Project is a part of the Framework Project: BIODIVERSITY AND ECOLOGY ON ANTARCTIC CONTINENTAL ENVIRONMENTS' ALGAE The project proposes the study of the biodiversity and the ecological aspects ...


3. Plum Island Ecosystem LTER site - Parker River Advection-Dispersion Dye Release Study [lterpierhod]
The Plum Island Sound Comparative Ecosystems Research Program is part of the The Land Margin Ecosystems Research Program developed by the National Science Foundation (NSF). LMER was started to help ...


4. Production, Growth and Retention of Zooplankton and Ichthyoplankton on the Western Bank of the Scotian Shelf, Canada [GLOBEC_029_CAN_006]
The interaction of local and meso-scale physical and biological seasonality and the timing of critical events were shown to be important in the persistence of zooplankton and larval fish on Western ...


5. Grazing dilution study from the BROKE-West voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2006 [BROKE-West_Grazing]   PARENT METADATA
These data contain results from grazing dilution experiments conducted during BROKE-West. Experiments were conducted at 22 locations on the BROKE-West transect. Data are ...


6. PATTERNS AND PROCESSES IN AN ANTARCTIC COASTAL ECOSYSTEM [CDA_AR_PICTA-19-2004-COASTAL-ECOSYSTEM]
ENGLISH In spite of the strong development of the scientific research on Antarctic marine sciences, the knowledge on coastal marine ecosystems on a temporal scale, is still limited. Moreover, in ...


7. Parker River Plum Island Sound Estuarine Surface Area and Volume Data [lterpiepis_dims]
The Plum Island Ecosystem was originally called The Plum Island Sound Comparative Ecosystems Research Program and was part of the The Land Margin Ecosystems Research Program developed by the National ...


8. Relict Adelie Penguin colonies in the Australian Antarctic Territory (AAT). [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_Relict]   PARENT METADATA
Distribution, abundance and dates of relict Adelie Penguin colonies in the Australian Antarctic Territory (AAT). Current mapping efforts have focused on the Windmill Islands in preparation for a ...


9. Reproductive strategies of Antarctic penguins [CNDA-ESP_PIN_PAD]   CHILD METADATA
En English: This dataset contains information on the registrated data for the studies of the reproductive strategies of Antarctic penguins.This dataset is also the parent record for the following ...


10. Reproductive strategies of Antarctic penguins.1995-96. [CNDA-ESP_ANT94-0036_PIN_06]   PARENT METADATA
In English: This dataset contains information on:First, we analyzed the effect of nest placement inside rookeries with respect to periphery on hatching date, and breeding success. Central nests showed ...


11. Reproductive strategies of Antarctic penguins.1996-97. [CNDA-ESP_ANT94-0036_PIN_07]   PARENT METADATA
In English: This dataset contains information on:During the Antarctic summer 1996-1997 we studied severas aspects of the breeding biology of the Chinstrap penguin (Pygoscelis antarctica) in the large ...


12. Response of the Southern Ocean global ecosystem to physical and trophic constraints [AMD_BE_SO_ECOSYSTEM]
[from "http://www.belspo.be/belspo/antar/orp/b21-23_uk.stm"] The research consists of a multidisciplinary study of the biodiversity and productivity of the global ecosystem of the Southern Ocean ...


13. Role of dynamics and biological processes on the CO2 balance in the southern Atlantic and Austral Oceans. [JCADM_CDA_DNA_ARGAU_OCEAN]
Title: Role of dynamics and biological processes on the CO2 balance in the southern Atlantic and Austral Oceans: A biological approximation to the different trophic regimes and phytoplankton communities. ...


14. Scientific Research Conducted on BROKE-West: Voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, 2005-2006 [BROKE-West]   CHILD METADATA
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 ...


15. Stable isotope analysis of invertebrate epifauna collected around Casey station, East Antarctica, for the TRENZ program. [ASAC_2948_TRENZ_Stable_Isotopes]   PARENT METADATA
A variety of epifaunal invertebrates were collected from hard substrates and soft sediment habitats at various sites in the Windmill Islands near Casey station in East Antarctica. Collected fauna ...


16. Structure of the cnidaria community in the Weddell Sea in relation to hydrographic characteristic [CNDA-ESP_ANT92-1047-E]
In English: Scientific objectives: -Determine the role played by cnidaria in the Antarctic plankton-benthos ecosystem. -Study of the composition, relative abundance and distribution of planktonic ...


17. Studies on Antarctic Pinnepeds [ANTARCTIC_JCADM_DNA_PINNEPEDS]
Research is being undertaken at the Jubany Scientific Station on the biochemical analysis of the southern elephant seal milk and serum proteins during various stages of lactation, post-weaning, and ...


18. Study of the benthic fauna and flora of the seabeds in southern area of Livingston Island [CNDA-ESP_93-94-0996-1161_16-21]
In English: Estimate of the plentifulness of the different benthic species, by means of samples collected in radial areas with drag box-corer, Agassiz drag and suprabenthic grip slipper, on the southern ...


19. TROPHIC ECOLOGY OF ANTARCTIC SEABIRDS IN THE SCOTIA ARC ISLANDS AND ANTARCTIC PENINSULA [CDA_AR_PICT-30-2004-TROPHYC_ECOLOGY_ANTARCTIC_SEABIRDS]
ENGLISH The purpose of the project is to analyze several aspects of the trophic ecology of key species of seabirds of the Antarctic Ecosystem on the South Shetlands, South Orkneys Islands and Antarctic ...


20. TROPHIC ECOLOGY OF ANTARCTIC SEABIRDS IN THE SCOTIA ARC ISLANDS AND ANTARCTIC PENINSULA - CDA_AR_PICTA-30-2004-2007-TROPHYC_ECOLOGY_ANTARCTIC_SEABIRDS [CDA_AR_PICTA-30-2004-2007-TROPHYC_ECOLOGY_ANTARCTIC_SEABIRDS]
ENGLISH The purpose of the project is to analyze several aspects of the trophic ecology of key species of seabirds of the Antarctic Ecosystem on the South Shetlands, South Orkneys Islands and Antarctic ...


21. The Biochemistry, Ecology and Organic Geochemistry of Phaeocystis pouchetii communities of Davis Base, Antarctica [ASAC_113]
This metadata record covers ASAC projects 113, 191 and 625. (ASAC_113, ASAC_191, ASAC_625). The total lipid, fatty acid, sterol and pigment composition of water column particulates collected near ...


22. The Role of Appendicularians in Southern Ocean Carbon Flow and Trophodynamics [BROKE-West_Appendicularians]   PARENT METADATA
Data acquisition: Samples were collected using a 1.5 metre diameter Ring net (150 micron metre mesh) with a wide cod-end on the base (volume approximately 40 Litres). Vertical trawls were to ...


23. 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 ...


24. The role of Oithona spp. in the marine productivity of the North Atlantic basin [GLOBEC_100_UK_020]   PARENT METADATA
Oithona spp. is the most abundant copepod in many marine ecosystems including the North Atlantic. However, because of its small size, its ecology is not well known and its role in the ecosystem undetermined. ...


25. The role of benthic suspension feeders in Antarctic communities [CNDA-ESP_ANT97-1533-E]
In English: A total of 3457 colonies have been sorted and labeled, and around 72 species of hydroids have been recognized. From the present cruise, 63 anthozoan species have been collected, most ...


26. Trophic Ecology of the Antarctic Nearshore Zone [TRENZ]   CHILD METADATA
Project Objectives 1) To describe trophic relationships in near shore marine benthic ecosystems of East Antarctica and determine the importance of environmental forces (such as sea ice and primary ...


27. Trophic Ecology of the Antarctic Nearshore Zone - Stable Isotope datasets [TRENZ_Stable_Isotopes]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Project Objectives 1) To describe trophic relationships in near shore marine benthic ecosystems of East Antarctica and determine the importance of environmental forces (such as sea ice and primary ...


28. Trophic interactions of copepods - application of natural abundance of stable isotopes [GLOBEC_104_UK_024]   PARENT METADATA
Natural abundance isotope ratio (NAIR) signatures will be determined for components of the zooplankton food chain collected during Phase 2 Marine Productivity cruises in the North Atlantic. This will ...


29. WestSEA Process Studies: Spring Transition Zooplankton Distribution, British Columbia, Canada [GLOBEC_034_CAN_011]
On the west coast of Vancouver Island, physical flow features directly impact both primary and secondary producer trophic levels and the coupling between them and the larval fish that prey on them. ...


30. Zooplankton Supply and Production on the Scotian Shelf, Canada [GLOBEC_035_CAN_002]
For the larvae of fish species that spawn on the offshore banks of the Scotian Shelf in spring and fall, food availability may be as necessary for survival as retention over the banks. Evidence to ...


31. Zooplankton and Oceanographic Effects on Ocean Salmon Growth [GLOBEC_027_CAN_004]
Three main questions were addressed for this project: 1) How much does the abundance of zooplankton at Ocean Station Papa affect salmon growth? 2) How much does inter-annual variation in the amount ...


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


33. Aerial survey of upper trophic level predators on PLatts Bank, Gulf of Maine [GoMA-Platts_Bank_Aerial_Survey]
The study area is located 50 km from shore in the western Gulf of Maine and covers 1672 km2, including Platts Bank, Three Dory Ridge and surrounding deep water. Platts Bank (43°10’N, 069°40’W) is ...


34. Agricultural Online Access (AGRICOLA) Database [USDA_AGRICOLA]
AGRICOLA (AGRICultural OnLine Access) is a bibliographic database of citations to the agricultural literature created by the National Agricultural Library and its cooperators. Production ...


35. Analysis: low oxygen concentrations and biogenic elements associated with Equatorial Subsurface water, and variability in Humboldt Current System off Chile [GLOBEC_039_CHL_003]   PARENT METADATA
Analysis of the distribution of low oxygen concentrations and biogenic elements associated with the Equatorial Subsurface water and characterization of seasonal and inter-annual variability in the ...


36. Antarctic Fish and Trophic Webs [ANTARCTIC_JCADM_DNA_FISH]
The objectives of this long-term project are twofold. The first is to collect baseline data on pollutant levels in notothenioids and their prey and predator species from the Potter Cove area. The ...


37. BoSEC: Ecosystem Dynamics and Sustainable Utilization of Marine Living Resources in the Bohai Sea [GLOBEC_021_CH_001]
BoSEC: Ecosystem Dynamics and Sustainable Utilization of Marine Living Resources in the Bohai Sea BoSEC is the Chinese contribution to the International GLOBEC Programme. The project is composed ...


38. Characterization of intra-, inter-annual variability SST, phytoplankton pigment concentration & zooplankton on shelf zone of Humboldt Current System Chile [GLOBEC_044_CHL_008]   PARENT METADATA
Title: Characterization of the intra- and inter-annual variability of sea surface temperature, phytoplankton pigment concentration and zooplankton on the shelf zone of the Humboldt Current System ...


39. Characterization of the fish communities from the ice-edge on the Weddell Sea [CNDA-ESP_ANT97-1884-E]
In English: During the Alfred Wegener Institute campaign on board the RV Polarstern were characterized ictic communities and collected biological data specially referenced were the sensorial organisms ...


40. Chesapeake Bay Program [epa_cbprogram]   CHILD METADATA
EPAs Chesapeake Bay Program Office coordinates the goals of the Chesapeake Bay Program (CBP) with the other offices located in EPA's regional office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The CBP is a unique ...


41. Collection of marine sediment, algae, invertebrate and fish samples from multiple sites at diveable depths in the Ross Sea Region [K065_2008_2009_NZ_1]
In order to resolve the contribution of microbes (bacteria) in the benthic food web under the sea ice in Antarctica and to determine the level of recycling of carbon that occurs in the community, ...


42. Columbia River Land Margin Ecosystem Research Project Datasets [nsflmercretmdparent]
Land-Margin Ecosystem Research in the Columbia River Estuarine Turbidity Maximum (CRETM) is an interdisciplinary approach to investigating couplings between hydrological, geochemical and ecological ...


43. DEPROAS - Ecosystem Dynamics of the continental shelf of the SW Atlantic [GLOBEC_067_BRZ_001]
DEPROAS is a multi-disciplinary programme, involving physical oceanography, biological oceanography, geological oceanography and meteorology. DEPROAS has two main goals: 1) to examine the physical ...


44. 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 ...


45. DISCOVERY-FOOD-WEBS: Scotia Sea FOOD-WEBS [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00514]
Ocean food webs modify the efficiency with which CO2 is absorbed from the atmosphere into the sea, fixed by phytoplankton in the surface layers and then transported to the ocean interior. This so-called ...


46. 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 ...


47. Davis stable isotope data for coastal ecosystem [TRENZ_2010]   PARENT METADATA
Carbon and nitrogen stable isotope data for a range of benthic invertebrates, macroalgae, phytoplankton, sea ice algae and fish from shallow marine coastal region around Davis Station. Part of the ...


48. 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 ...


49. Development of Integrated Sampling of Fishes in Forested Wetlands in South Florida with Emphasis on Food Web Structure [USGS_SOFIA_fish_sample]
This study seeks to refine sampling methodology in the forested wetlands, to collect baseline data for aquatic animals to enable comparisons between Comprehensive Everglades Restoration Plan (CERP) ...


50. Distribution and abundance of cetaceans off Adélie Land, Antarctica [1014_0_IPEV_FR]
The Muséum National d'Histoire Naturelle has launched in 2010 the CETA projet (Cetaceans Observations Off Terre Adélie). The project aims at documenting background information on summer presence and ...


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