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The biodiversity of the coastal underwater marine benthic ecosystem in the Ross Sea Region
Entry ID: K082_2001_2007_NZ

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Abstract: The long term research program ICECUBE (Coastal Underwater Benthic Ecosystems) provides fundamental information on the structural and functional biodiversity of Antarctic coastal benthic ecosystems. The Antarctic marine ecosystem is under threat as a result of global climate change and other anthropogenic influences. Characterising the structure and function of benthic ecosystems and determining ... View entire text
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Description: LGP-Latitudinal Gradient Project

Description: LGP-Latitudinal Gradient Project
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.67   S: -77.63   E: 166.4   W: 163.52
Min Depth: 15 M Max Depth: 25 M

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Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-11-02
Stop Date: 2007-11-07
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Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 7 856 7026
Fax: +64 7 856 0151
Email: v.cummings at
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PO Box 11-115
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-10-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-04