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Insect migration and monitoring studies on Macquarie Island
Entry ID: ASAC_999

Abstract: Preliminary Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 999
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Large numbers of insects, mites, spiders and other biological material are transported southwards from source areas across southern Australia on warm prefrontal airflows moving at 100 km/h or more which develop ahead of eastward moving ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.61   S: -54.61   E: 158.86   W: 158.86

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Crossley, C.
Dataset Title: Insect migration and monitoring studies on Macquarie Island
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2003-05-06
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-09-01
Stop Date: 2000-03-31
Access Constraints The dataset is publicly available for download via the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 2 kb
Distribution Format: csv
Fees: free
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23