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Spatial analysis of changing terrestrial ecosystems in the Windmill Islands and the sub-Antarctic
Entry ID: AAS_3130

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Abstract: Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) project 3130.

High latitude terrestrial ecosystems are experiencing rapid change, which is most likely caused by climate change, human impacts, and invasive species. Up-to-date and accurate spatial data at a range of scales are of crucial importance for mapping changes in these fragile ecosystems. The aim of this study is to undertake spatial ... View entire text
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Description: Public information for ASAC project 3130

Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -67.0   E: 111.0   W: 110.0
  N: -54.0   S: -54.5   E: 158.9   W: 158.8

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Lucieer, A. and Bricher, P.K.
Dataset Title: Spatial analysis of changing terrestrial ecosystems in the Windmill Islands and the sub-Antarctic
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2014-10-10
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2009-09-30
Stop Date: 2014-03-31
Cameras Ancillary Description
Quality The values provided in temporal and spatial coverage are approximate only.

Taken from the 2009-2010 Progress Report:
Field work
ASPA135 Bailey Peninsula
Field visits on 22-01-2010, 23-01-2010, and 03-02-2010
No samples collected, no impact on habitats
Data collection consisted of:
- Walking GPS ... View entire text
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Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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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
Phone: +61 3 6226 2140
Email: arko.lucieer at
Contact Address:
Private Bag 76
University of Tasmania
School Of Geography
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-04-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24