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Biomagnification of mercury in an Antarctic marine coastal food web during 1989-1991
Entry ID: Biomagnification_of_mercury

Abstract: Twenty samples of surface sediment (the top 3.0 cm) were taken on soft bottoms
(from 20 to 300 m depth) with a stainless steel box corer. Phytoplankon and
zooplankton were sampled with conical nylon nets (1m in diameter, 50 and 500 mm
mesh size, respectively), towed just below the surface. Krill samples were
collected in the Ross Sea with a plankton sampler (EZNET BIONESS) equipped with
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -72.0   S: -75.0   E: 178.0   W: 164.0

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Use Constraints none
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-11-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-08