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Surface krill sampling in relation to environmental condition collected during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012
Entry ID: SIPEX_II_Surface_Krill

Abstract: We checked each site by taking ice cores and observing the algae biomass to determine the likelihood of krill living under the sea ice in each location. We also used a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) with cameras attached to observe the abundance of krill under the sea ice. If krill were present we used on the sea ice floe a zooplankton pump, called MASMA, according to Meyer et al. 2009, whereas ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.25   S: -65.75   E: 120.5   W: 115.5

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Meyer, B., Freier, U., King, R. and Virtue, P.
Dataset Title: Surface krill sampling in relation to environmental condition collected during the SIPEX II voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2012
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2017-09-07
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2012-10-13
Stop Date: 2012-10-18
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Quality Numerous issues were encountered during the voyage. The SIPEX II Krill Voyage Report.docx contains the details.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=SIPEX_II... when using these data.
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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 90 kb
Distribution Format: Excel
Fees: Free
Phone: +49 (471) 4831-1378
Email: Bettina.meyer at awi.de
Contact Address:
Alfred Wegener Institute for Polar and Marine Research
Am Handelshafen 12
City: Bremerhaven
Postal Code: D-27570
Country: Germany
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2013-03-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-09-11

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