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ASPIRE: Amundsen Sea Polynya International Research Expedition
Entry ID: NSF-ANT09-44727

Abstract: ASPIRE is an NSF-funded project that will examine the ecology of the Amundsen Sea during the Austral summer of 2010. ASPIRE includes an international team of trace metal and carbon chemists, phytoplankton physiologists, microbial and zooplankton ecologists, and physical oceanographers, that will investigate why and how the Amundsen Sea Polynya is so much more productive than other polynyas and ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0944727
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -71.6   S: -74.2   E: -111.0   W: -118.3

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Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2010-10-01
Stop Date: 2014-09-30
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Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Email: arrigo at
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Stanford University
City: Stanford
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 94305
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-01-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12