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The role of iron as a micro-nutrient to the Antarctic sea-ice zone algal community - Casey Data
Entry ID: ASAC_3026_Casey

Abstract: Public Description of the Project
This project will assess the importance of the trace micro-nutrient element iron to Antarctic sea-ice algal communities during the International Polar Year (2007-2009). We will investigate the biogeochemistry of iron, including a comprehensive examination of its distribution, speciation, cycling and role in fuelling ice-edge phytoplankton blooms. A significant ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.2   S: -66.3   E: 110.7   W: 110.6

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Van Der Merwe, P. and Nichols, C.M.
Dataset Title: The role of iron as a micro-nutrient to the Antarctic sea-ice zone algal community - Casey Data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2012-02-28
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-11-10
Stop Date: 2009-12-02
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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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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: 30 kb
Distribution Format: excel
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 62267546
Fax: +61 3 6226 2973
Email: pvander at
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Private Bag 77
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2012-02-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24