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Macquarie Island Aerobiology and Wind Climate Project: Phase 3
Entry ID: ASAC_246

Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 246
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Analyses of data collected during the summer of 1979-80 from pollen traps and a flag tatter experiment along a transect across Macquarie Island, between Bauer Bay and Sandy Bay, suggest that the most sheltered locations are in the lee of prominent ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.55   S: -54.7   E: 158.9   W: 158.8

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Peterson, J. and Scott, J.
Dataset Title: Macquarie Island Aerobiology and Wind Climate Project: Phase 3
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-09-01
Stop Date: 1989-03-31
Quality Dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.

This record has been completed by staff at the Australian Antarctic Data Centre, and the quality of it's contents and related data cannot be guaranteed.
Access Constraints A pdf copy of the referenced paper is available for download from the provided URL to AAD staff only.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at when using these data.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
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: 1,473 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Peterson J.A., Scott J.J. (1988) Interrelationships between wind exposure, vegetation distribution and pollen fallout between Bauer Bay and Sandy Bay, Macquarie Island. Papers and Proceedings of the Royal Society of Tasmania 122(1). 247-253
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-07-20
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23