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1. MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map [NSIDC-0593]
The MODIS Mosaic of Antarctica 2008-2009 (MOA2009) Image Map consists of two cloud-free digital image maps that show mean surface morphology and a quantitative measure of optical snow grain size on ...


2. Radar Studies of Subglacial Lake Whillans and the Whillans Ice Stream Grounding Zone [NSIDC-0594]
This data set includes ground-based, gridded, ice-penetrating radar thickness and basal reflection power, along with GPS coordinates, for two areas of Whillans Ice Stream: Subglacial Lake Whillans ...


3. Antarctic Art Bibliography [AArt_Bibliography]
This bibliography represents a collection of books, catalogues, leaflets, papers and miscellaneous information about Antarctic Art held in the AAD Library (Australian Antarctic Division), Kingston, ...


4. Measurements and brooding details of Abatus collected at Casey 01/02 and 02/03 [ABATUS_SIZE_YOUNG]   PARENT DIF
This data set describes details of test measurements and numbers of brooded juveniles for Abatus nimrodi and Abatus ingens heart urchins collected from uncontaminated sites in O'Brien Bay and along ...


5. Population estimates of emperor penguins, Mawson coast, Antarctica [ASAC_484]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 484 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Emperor penguins are the only birds that breed in the Antarctic ...


6. Collaborative Research: Continued Study of Physical Properties of the WAIS Divide Deep Core [spencer_1043313]
This data set includes ~50-m averaged annual layer thicknesses down to 3403 m depth at the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide ice core (WDC06A) as observed visually using diffuse transmitted light ...


7. A guide to the fish otoliths from waters off the Australian Antarctic Territory, Heard and Macquarie Islands [AADC-00043]
Otoliths from 76 fish species are illustrated and described as an aid to the identification of stomach contents of Antarctic birds and mammals. Material was obtained from waters off Australian Antarctic ...


8. Antarctic Drifting Buoys [AADC-00103]
This dataset contains data from drifting buoys that are along the ice edge or frozen into the ice. The data are observed around the Australian sector of Antarctica and have been recorded since February ...


9. Cardiovascular Research in Antartica [AADC-00084]
This ANARE Research Note examines the modification of major mutable cardiovascular risk factors in members of the Australian National Antarctic Research Expedition (ANARE), in isolation for a year ...


10. Casey Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data [AADC-00107]
This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Casey, Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and were recorded between 1979 and 1992. The observations are ...


11. Davis Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data [AADC-00108]
This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Davis Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and have been recorded since 1957 and are ongoing, although data ...


12. Firn core data from shallow drilling investigations in eastern Wilkes Land, East Antarctica [AADC-00065]
A shallow firn core drilling program was conducted in eastern Wilkes Land in 1985 by an ANARE glaciological team. In conjunction with surveys carried out on ice sheet topography and snow surface ...


13. Mawson Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data [AADC-00106]
This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Mawson, Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and have been recorded since 1954 and are ongoing, although ...


14. Mawson Temperature and Salinity Data [AADC-00109]
This dataset contains temperature and salinity data from CTD observations at Mawson, Antarctica. Profiles to 370m were attempted on an approximately monthly basis between October 1980 and October ...


15. Recent diatom and foraminiferal assemblages in surficial sediments of Prydz Bay, Antarctica. [AADC-00090]
Surficial bottom sediments collected from Prydz Bay, Antarctica contain three sedimentary facies, four foraminiferal faunas, and two diatom floras. A sandy diamict (Facies Ds) is deposited by iceberg ...


16. Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters. [AADC-00078]
This dataset is a record of the data in the ANARE Research Notes 78: Temperature-density, temperature-conductivity and conductivity-density relationships for marine-derived saline lake waters. Authors: ...


17. The Breeding Status of Adelie penguins and other birds on the coast of George V Land, Antarctica [AADC-00050]
The following are excerpts from Ensor and Bassett (1987). A census by counts and estimates of Adelie penguin chicks on the George V Land coast of Antarctica between Commonwealth Bay and Buchanan ...


18. Antarctica - Wilkes Land ice velocity from over_snow traverse Doppler Satellite Position data [AAD_Ant_WLD_ice_vel]
Measurements of ice velocity on the surface of the ice sheet in Wilkes Land East Antarctica were made along the routes of oversnow traverses operating out of Casey (66.6 S 110 E). In general, measurements ...


19. Antarctica - Wilkes Land snow / firn temperatures [AAD_Ant_WLD_firn_temp]
Measurements of temperature within the snow / firn cover in Wilkes Land East Antarctica were made along the routes of oversnow traverses operating out of Casey (66.6 S 110 E). In general, measurements ...


20. Temperature Data from the Lakes of the Vestfold Hills Antarctica [AADC-00012]
This dataset contains temperature profile data from 16 saline lakes of the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica. The data were obtained during the 1985-86 summer season and the latter half of 1987. These lakes ...


21. 1988/89 Summer season, surveying and mapping program, Mawson - North Prince Charles Mountains - Davis [Survey_1988_89_Mawson_npcms]
Field season report of these programs: 1988/89 Summer Season surveying and mapping North Prince Charles Mountains; ...mapping program Northern PCM's - Mawson Doppler Translocation Support; ....mapping ...


22. Amount of incinerated waste from Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_incinerated_waste]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator identifies the total weight of material incinerated, and the weights of the major components on Casey, Davis, Mawson and Macquarie Island stations. The figures ...


23. Annual population counts at selected Adelie Penguin colonies within the AAT [SOE_seabird_candidate_sp_AP]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION Breeding populations of Adelie penguins at Davis, Mawson and Casey (including Shirley Island and Whitney Point). ...


24. Annual variations in the visibility 'footprint' of structures in the Australian Antarctic Territory [SOE_wilderness]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator attempts to measure the effect of human activity on the wilderness values of Antarctica and ...


25. Apparent twin pups of the weddell seal near Mawson, Antarctica [twin_pups]
Phocid seals give birth annually, generally to a single pup. Twins have been reported occasionally, either from observations made in utero or from observations of live pups in the field. Examples ...


26. Bibliography of satellite tracking of animals [STA_Bibliography]
This bibliography contains references to satellite tracking of animals in the southern hemisphere - primarily seabirds, marine birds and marine mammals (eg albatross, penguins, seals and whales). ...


27. Composition and origin of fuel from the hut of explorer Robert Falcon Scott, Cape Evans, Antarctica [Scotts_Fuel]
As a direct result of the 1989-90 trip as part of ASAC 245, a sample of petrol used by Scott on his ill-fated expedition to the South Pole was obtained. This petrol sample was supplied by the late ...


28. Demographics of an Adelie penguin population at Bechervaise Island, Mawson, Antarctica [SOE_adelie_demog]
This indicator is no longer maintained, and is considered OBSOLETE. INDICATOR DEFINITION Demographic parameters for the Adelie penguin at Bechervaise Island near Mawson. TYPE OF INDICATOR There ...


29. Detailed information on 196 grid sites used for snow petrel surveys in the Windmill Islands during the 2002/2003 season [SNOWPETRELSURVEYSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of grid sites used to survey for snow petrels in the Windmill ...


30. Distribution and abundance of breeding seabirds in the AAT [Seabirds_AAT]   CHILD DIFs
Distribution and abundance of breeding seabirds in the AAT. This dataset comprises a broad range of component datasets derived from ground surveys aerial photography and oblique photography. Aerial ...


31. Estimated environmental impact and ecological risk posed by contaminated sites in the Australian Antarctic Territory and Australian sub-Antarctic islands [SOE_contaminated_sites_impact]
INDICATOR DEFINITION The environmental impacts and risk of contaminated sites in the Australian Antarctic Territory and Australian sub-Antarctic Islands. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types of ...


32. Extents of Antarctic sea ice - GIS data [sea_ice_extent_gis]
This dataset represents extents of Antarctic sea ice derived from passive microwave data. It includes: maximum and minimum sea ice extent based on 1989 - 99 data; maximum sea ice extent by month ...


33. Gravity and Miscellaneous Fieldwork Report - Ingrid Christenson Coast 1980-81 [Survey_1980_81_Ingrid_Christenson]
Report on field season on Ingrid Christenson coast summer 1980-81. Program aims: Helicopter Geophysical (gravity) Glaciological Survey; Palaeomagnetism, Vertical Air Photography. See the report for ...


34. Management of contaminated sites in the Australian Antarctic Territory and Australian sub-Antarctic islands [SOE_contaminated_sites_manage]
INDICATOR DEFINITION The management response to contaminated sites in the Australian Antarctic Territory and Australian sub-Antarctic islands. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types of indicators ...


35. Mineralisation results using 14C octadecane at a range of temperatures [T_microcosm_results]
Geochemical, microbial and 14C data on remediation of petroleum hydrocarbons in Antarctica. This record is part of ASAC project 1163 (ASAC_1163). Microcosm study using Old Casey petroleum hydrocarbon ...


36. Noble Gases in the WAIS Divide Ice Core as Indicators of Local and Mean-ocean Temperature [severinghaus_0944343]
This award supports a project to develop both a record of past local temperature change at the WAIS Divide site, and past mean ocean temperature using solubility effects on atmospheric krypton and ...


37. Number of medical consultations at Australian Antarctic stations [SOE_medical_consultations]
Information was obtained from the ANARE Health Register. See Metadata record entitled ANARE Health Register. INDICATOR DEFINITION The rates of illness and injury per 1000 person years in all continental ...


38. Quality of Potable Water at Australian Antarctic and Subantarctic Stations [SOE_potable_water_quality]
INDICATOR DEFINITION Potable water quality measured monthly at Australian Antarctic and Subantarctic Stations. TYPE OF INDICATOR There are three types of indicators used in this report: 1.Describes ...


39. Quarry Operations at Australian Antarctic Stations [SOE_quarry_operations]
INDICATOR DEFINITION This indicator records the amount rock extracted and crushed for infrastructure needs at Casey, Davis and Mawson stations. Included are some details of the blast burden and pattern. ...


40. Radio-echo sounding (RES) ice thickness and elevation data: Wilkes Land 1978-1986 [Wilkes_RES_Ht_1978-86]
Radio-echo sounding (RES) data and ice sheet elevation data from a combined ice thickness and ground based survey during the summer seasons from 1978-1986. The radar and operator on sledge pulled ...


41. Radio-echo sounding (RES) ice thickness data: SPCM's 1971-74 [SPCM_RES_1971-74]
A Lambert Glacier - Amery Ice Shelf - Southern Prince Charles Mountains (SPCM) series of airborne (Pilatus Porter fixed wing) RES profiles were conducted over three summer seasons; 1971/72, 1972/73 ...


42. Reproductive rate as an index of the environment: 28 years of monitoring Weddell seals in east Antarctica. [wed_index]
Publication of these results is currently in progress with the Journal of Animal Ecology. Summary 1.An efficient method of describing change in Antarctic marine ecosystems is long-term monitoring ...


43. Seismic reflection ice thickness and elevation data: Wilkes Land 1961-1963 [Wilkes_Ht_1961-63]
ANARE seismic reflections obtained on route from Wilkes Station to Vostok in 1961/62 and 1962/63 seasons. Data restricted to stations within 300 miles of the coast. Oversnow (Weasel) vehicle, Caterpillar ...


44. Snow Petrels Bibliography [SP_Bibliography]
Snow Petrels Bibliography compiled by John Croxall of the SCAR Bird Biology Subgroup contains 146 records. The fields in this dataset are: year author title journal petrel


45. Sorsdal Formation (Sediments) GIS data, Marine Plain, Vestfold Hills [vestfold_sediments_gis]
This dataset consists of two polygons representing areas of sediment known as the Sorsdal Formation in Marine Plain, Vestfold Hills, Antarctica. These are part of the Antarctic Specially Protected ...


46. Survey Report, Antarctic Surveys 1983-84 Summer Season [Survey_1983_84_Casey_Davis_Mawson]
Report by officers of the Australian Survey Office of investigation into possible airfield sites. Surveys were conducted at Casey and Davis and Mawson stations. Also minor surveys were carried out ...


47. Thala Valley Tip Site GIS Dataset [thala_tip_gis]
The Thala Valley Tip Site GIS dataset mapped from January 2001 aerial photography. The dataset includes watercourse, waterhole, breakline, spot height, contour, embankment, rock, sea ice, snow, tide ...


48. Tide Gauge Records, Zhong Shan, Larsemann Hills, Australian Antarctic Territory [Zhong_Shan_Tides]
Tides are measured using a submerged pressure type gauge secured in a heavy concrete mooring in Nella Fjord in the Larsemann Hills near Zhong Shan station. Tidal records are retrieved from the gauge ...


49. Toxicity of Heavy Metals in Seawater to Juvenile Heart Urchins (Abatus spp) [toxicity_hm_sw]   PARENT DIF
These data sets describe the toxicity of lead, coppyer, zinc and cadmium spiked seawater to the juveniles of Abatus ingens and Abatus nimrodi. Metals were tested separately over exposure periods ...


50. Toxicity of dispersed and undispered Special Antarctic Blend diesel in sediment to the temperate heart urchin Echinocardium cordatum [toxicity_sab_echinocardium]   PARENT DIF
This data set describes the toxicity of marine sediment spiked with undispersed diesel and diesel dispersed with Dasic Slickgone. The temperate heart urchin species Echinocardium cordatum was exposed ...


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