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1. APIS - Antarctic Pack Ice Seals 1994-1999, plus historical data from the 1980's [APIS]
APIS data were collected between 1994 and 1999. This dataset also includes some historical data collected between 1985 and 1987. Both aerial and ship-board surveys were conducted. Studies on the behaviour ...


2. Aspects of the Life History and Foraging Ecology of the Endangered Akiapolaau [brdpier0004]
Relative abundance, breeding ecology, annual survival, home range, and foraging ecology of the Akiapolaau (Hemignathus munroi), an endangered Hawaiian honeycreeper, were studied on the island of Hawaii. ...


3. Aurora Australis Voyage 1 (THIRST) 1993-94 Demersal Fish Data [AADC-00073]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 1 1993-94 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from around Heard Island between August and September 1993. The data contains temperature, ...


4. Aurora Australis Voyage 6 (AAMBER2) 1990-91 Pelagic Fish Data [AADC-00082]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 6 1990-91 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from the Prydz Bay area, Antarctica in January and February 1991. The data contains the results ...


5. Aurora Australis Voyage 6 (AAMBER2) 1990-91 Zooplankton Data [AADC-00083]
This dataset contains results from the Aurora Australis Voyage 6 1990-91. Surveys of krill and other zooplankton were taken in Prydz Bay, Antarctica between January and February 1991. Species identity ...


6. Aurora Australis Voyage 7 (KROCK) 1992-93 Zooplankton Data [AADC-00071]
This dataset contains results from the Aurora Australis Voyage 7 (KROCK) 1992-93, related to mesoscale distribution of krill and zooplankton communities in Prydz Bay in relation to physical and biological ...


7. Aurora Australis Voyage 7.2 (HIMS) 1989-90 Heard Island Fish Data [AADC-00075]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 7.2 (HIMS) 1989-90 of the Aurora Australis. There were three objectives of the fish program: To assess the distribution and abundance of demersal fish on ...


8. Aurora Australis Voyage 7.2 (HIMS) 1989-90 Heard Island Zooplankton Data [AADC-00098]
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 7.2 1989-90 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from around Heard Island between May and June 1990. The objective of the zooplankton program ...


9. Available data on research of Deep-sea red crab [NatMIRC_20020128_93419]   PARENT METADATA
This data set contains all crab data gathered by researchers between 1980 and 2001/2 as well as all data from commercial vessels between 1980 and 2001/2. It includes data from: - trap fishing & ...


10. BENEFIT Horse Mackerel age - determination workshops, May 2000 and November 2001 [MCM_20020123_91493]
MAY 2000 WORKSHOP All specimens used for age determination in this workshop were sampled from fish caught between 25 May and 14 June 1998 during the annual horse mackerel ...


11. BOREAS Biometry and Auxiliary Sites: X-ray Densitometry of Tree Allometry Samples, Manitoba and Saskatchewan [Canada_CFS_BOREAS]
The BOReal Ecosystem-Atmosphere Study (BOREAS) is a large multinational study of boreal forest interactions with the atmosphere. Mainly carried out within two study areas in Saskatchewan and Manitoba, ...


12. Background regarding the sea-ice model configuration and forcings, and the use of sea-ice model output to identify potential habitat for Antarctic krill larvae [AAS_4347_Sea_Ice_Model_Configurations]
Taken from the "Supporting Information" for the main paper. See the referenced papers for more information. Our results are based on numerical simulation of Southern Ocean sea ice, conducted using ...


13. Behavioural observations, recorded calls and breeding parameters as factors influencing the vocal behaviour of Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) [K019_2000_2001_NZ_1]
Factors influencing the development and survival of Adelie penguins were investigated from the Cape Bird colony. The fieldwork focused on aspects of vocal recognition but parental care and chick development ...


14. Biodiversity of lacustrine Antarctic crustaceans: local and regional genetic diversity of copepods and cladocerans [ASAC_1200]
The aim of the study was to characterise the genetic biodiversity of populations of the copepod Paralabidocera antarctica and the cladoceran Daphniopsis studeri in the Australian Antarctic Territory. ...


15. Biology of Antarctic Algae [ASAC_102]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 102 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: Six species of marine microalgae, namely ...


16. Biology of the Feral Cat, Felis catus (L.), on Macquarie Island [feral_cat_macca]
From the referenced paper: Between December 1976 and February 1981, 246 cats were collected. Overall sex ratio was in favour of males 1:0.8, and coat colour was tabby (74%), orange (26%) ...


17. Biology of the Sea Elephant (Elephant Seal), Heard Island, 1951 [sea_elephant_biology_1951]
This is a copy of a scanned document which contains a report, as well as tabulated data compiled by K. Brown on Sea Elephants (Elephant Seals) at Heard Island in 1951. The data are biological in ...


18. Biology of the springtail Gomphiocephalus hodgsoni at Cape Bird: feeding habits, life cycle and migration movements throughout a season [K017_1969_1970_NZ_1]
Aspects of the biology of Gomphiocephalus hodgsoni (Collembola) was investigated at Cape Bird. The work can be divided into three main investigations: 1) Food studies - which included isolation and ...


19. Bird Island female Antarctic fur seal geolocation tracking data [ASAC_2940_Bird_Island]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the post-breeding movements of adult female Antarctic females (Arctocephalus gazella) we tracked females using Biotrack GLS (geolocation) data loggers. Females were captured towards the ...


20. Bird Island female Antarctic fur seal geolocation tracking data - Isotope Data [ASAC_2940_Bird_Island_Isotopes]   PARENT METADATA
To quantify the dietary preferences and trophic level consumption of post-breeding adult female Antarctic fur seals (Arctocephalus gazella), we analysed the carbon:nitrogen composition of whiskers ...


21. Molecular methods for the determination of copepod species identity and the development status of early embryos [GLOBEC_053_UK_003]   PARENT METADATA
Identification of marine zooplankton at the species level poses a persistent problem, especially for juvenile stages. This research aims both to simplify existing molecular identification systems ...


22. Plankton and XBT data from MEDBIM [NMFS0041]
These data consist of plankton and XBT data collected by the National Marine Fisheries Service's Northeast Fisheries Center under the direction of Ken Sherman. It is part of the MARMAP (Marine Resource ...


23. Plant and Animal Phenology Data for the United States [USGS_USA_NationalPhenologyNetwork]
ABSTRACT: As of January 1, 2013, the dataset contains phenology data on 591 species of plants and animals, with 7,512 locations registered across the United States. Protocols used are documented in ...


24. Population counts and monitoring of the breeding cycle of Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) at Cape Hallett and an investigation of the Cape Adare colony [K017_1960_1961_NZ_1]
The total size of the breeding population of Adelie penguins at Cape Hallett was determined by counting all the occupied sites at the period when the adult population was near its zenith. The colony ...


25. Population counts and monitoring of the breeding cycle of Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) throughout an entire breeding season at Cape Royds [K122_1959_1960_NZ_1]
The breeding colony at Cape Royds was kept under daily observations during an entire breeding season before birds started arriving (only 17 present when observations started) until all birds had departed ...


26. Population segregation and birth-site fidelity of Weddell seals at the Vestfold Hills [Wed_biopsy]   PARENT METADATA
This collection of biopsy samples, and the associated tag and resight data set, will contribute to an investigation of the degree of population segregation of Weddell seals. Biopsy samples were collected ...


27. Population status of Southern Giant Petrels at Hawker and Frazier Islands [AAS_3154]
Metadata record for data from AAS project 3154 (ASAC_3154). Public Summary This project aims to install automated cameras at the Southern Giant Petrel (SGP) breeding site(s) on the Frazier Islands ...


28. Population trends of black-browed albatrosses at Heard Island, 1947 - 2001. [ASAC_1219_HIMI_Alb]   PARENT METADATA
The breeding population of the black-browed albatross Thalassarche melanophrys has increased at Heard Island since the first census data were obtained in 1947/1948. Four breeding localities are known, ...


29. Prawns (Chorismus antarcticus) caught by mesh traps at the Vestfold Hills [Wed_fish]
This record describes the collection of marine fauna sampled from coastal areas of the Vestfold Hills in 1999. The project was undertaken to compile morphometric data on Weddell seal prey species. ...


30. Status and trends of Macquarie Island Albatrosses and Giant Petrels: management and conservation of threatened seabirds [AAS_4112]   CHILD METADATA
Albatross and petrel populations have declined globally due to interactions with fishing operations. The survival of four albatross and two giant petrel species breeding on Macquarie Island is threatened ...


31. Adelie penguin foraging trip duration, Bechervaise Island, Mawson [foraging_trip_duration_BI]
Adélie penguin foraging trip duration records for Béchervaise Island, Mawson since 1991-92. Data include average male and female foraging trip durations for both the guard and creche ...


32. Instantaneous Growth Rate (IGR) experiments on krill during the BROKE-West voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2006 [BROKE-West_krill_IGR]   PARENT METADATA
Crustaceans grow or shrink in size as they moult. Length of discarded moults represent length of animals before their moulting events. Therefore, by measuring length of discarded moult and length ...


33. Nest success (eggs laid, hatched and chick survival) of south Polar Skuas at Cape Bird [K121_1986_1987_NZ_3]
Siblicide in nestling South Polar Skuas was investigated at Cape Bird. Skua nests were located and monitored (112 in the 86-87 season, 165 in the 87-88 season and 173 in the 88-89 season). Their ...


34. Particle dynamics in the water column & in the water-sediment interface & their relationship with the ecophysiology of benthic particle feeders, Potter Cove [JCADM_CDA_DNA_BENTHO-PELAGIC]
In the present project the dynamics of particulate matter at the water-bottom interface will be studied, identifying the role of the main physical forcing factors controlling such dynamics. The relative ...


35. Patuxent Bird Identification InfoCenter [PWRC_BirdIDCenter]
Here we present photographs, songs, videos, identification tips, maps, and life history information for North American birds.


36. Recruitment and mortality of Calanus eggs and nauplii [GLOBEC_097_UK_017]   PARENT METADATA
Mortality in marine copepods can be more important than fecundity and growth in the determine spatio-temporal patterns of abundance, biomass and secondary productivity. As the mortality of egg and ...


37. 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 ...


38. Reproductive Maturation and Senescence in the Female Brown Bear [NRMSC_repmaturationbrownbear]
Changes in age-specific reproductive rates can have important implications for managing populations, but the number of female brown (grizzly) bears (Ursus arctos) observed in any one study is usually ...


39. 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. ...


40. SURVIVAL - Assessing the impact of hydrodynamical forcing on the survival of small pelagic fish early life stages of western Iberia [GLOBEC_018_PO_002]
SURVIVAL - Assessing the impact of hydrodynamical forcing on the survival of small pelagic fish early life stages off Western Iberia SURVIVAL aims to study the physical processes determining the ...


41. 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 ...


42. Sea Ice Algae of the Saline Lakes of the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_764]
Samples were taken from Ace Lake, Watts Lake, Dingle Lake and Williams Lake. 3-5 ice cores were taken from each lake, in the hope of finding phytoplankton. 13 cm diameter cores, sectioned at 20 cm ...


43. Skua chick survival rates under two experimental conditions, experimentally fed and siblings contained in separate enclosures [K017_1993_1994_NZ_1]
Skuas at high latitiudes have high chick mortality shortly after the chicks hatch due to the older chick chasing the younger and smaller chick from the nest area where it starves or becomes predated. ...


44. Skua studies (population numbers, territorial behaviour, the breeding cycle, mortality and the effect of the penguin colonies on normal activity of skuas) at Cape Royds and Cape Hallett colonies [K017_1959_1960_NZ_1]
The penguin and skua colonies at Cape Royds were used to study skua-penguin association. A population count of skuas (Catharaeta maccormicki) at Cape Royds was conducted from late October to late ...


45. Snowchange Oral History - Work Among the Kolyma River Indigenous Societies in Siberia, Russia - snowchange_oral_history_work_among_kolyma_river_indig_societies_siberia_russia [snowchange_oral_history_work_among_kolyma_river_indig_societies_siberia_russia]
This data set includes oral history accounts from Indigenous people participating in the Snowchange project in Siberia, Russia. It provides geographic and environmental information from residents ...


46. Southern Rocky Mountains ARMI (Amphibian Research and Monitoring Initiative) - Survey Data [USGS_FORT_SRockyMtns_ARMI]
In 2000, the President of the United States and the Congress directed the Department of the Interior (DOI) agencies to develop a plan to initiate monitoring of trends in amphibian populations on DOI ...


47. Studies on the wingless fly (Calycopteryx moseleyi minor. end.) at Heard Island, 1951 [Heard_Is_wingless_flies_1951]
A scanned report and some data on scientific work carried out on a species of wingless fly on Heard Island. Taken from the report: During a years stay at Heard Island (1951) the opportunity was ...


48. Subfossil avian assemblages and marine invertebrates found within marine deposits help to reconstruct Holocene environmental history at Potter Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_PINGFO]   PARENT METADATA
Holocene marine invertebrates and subfossil avian assemblages were found within marine deposits elevated 1.17-16.7 m a.s.l. on the coasts of Potter Peninsula, King George Island. Early Holocene Laternula ...


49. TASC Trans Atlantic Study of Calanus [GLOBEC_001_TASC_001]   CHILD METADATA
TASC (Trans-Atlantic Study of Calanus) 1996 - 1999 TASC is a multi-national project to understand the physical and biological process that control the population dynamics of the copepod Calanus Finmarchicus, ...


50. TASC: The Role of Cross Shelf Exchange Processes in Controlling Seasonal Population Dynamics [GLOBEC_068_TASC_002]   PARENT METADATA
The primary objective of this subtask of the TASC programme, is to examine the role of NSDW in a) facilitation colonization of the temperate northeast Atlantic rim ecosystem by C. finmarchicus which ...


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