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The changes in the physical, chemical and biological processes in melt water ponds during the late season freeze processes into the polar winter at Bratina Island
Entry ID: K081_2007_2008_NZ_2

Abstract: How the onset of winter conditions affects the physical and chemical conditions within the melt water ponds on the McMurdo Ice Shelf (of which summer information is available) and how these changes affect the planktonic and benthic microbial communities within the ponds, was investigated in an extended field season until April, when the freezing process was well advanced. During the summer, four ... View entire text
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  N: -78.02   S: -78.02   E: 165.33   W: 165.33

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Start Date: 2008-01-16
Stop Date: 2008-04-07
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-10-06
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24