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1. Field experiment testing effect of increased water and nutrient availability on Windmill Islands terrestrial vegetation communities [ASAC_1087_WaterNutrientExpt]
Description of the work is provided in the file named: ASAC 1087_WN-descriptions.doc The work consists of a multiseason manipulative field experiment investigating the effect of increased water and ...


2. Moss desiccation experiments conducted at Casey 1998-99 and 1999-2000 by Jane Wasley [ASAC_1087_Desiccation]
Series of desiccation experiments conducted in the Casey station laboratories using field collected moss samples, as described in Wasley et al. 2006 and Wasley 2004. Data to be provided.


3. Windmill Islands of vegetation transects, surveyed 2012 to 13 (10 years) [AAS_4046_Transects_2012-13]
Metadata ID: AAS_4046_Transects_2012-13 title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2012/13 (10 years) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands vegetation 10 year ...


4. Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2010/11 (8 years) [AAS_3042_Transects_2010-11]
Metadata ID: AAS_3042_Transects_2010-11 Title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2010/11 (8 years) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands eight year vegetation ...


5. Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2011-12 (9 years) [AAS_3129_Transects_2011-12]
Metadata ID: AAS_3129_Transects_2011-12 title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2011-12 (9 years) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands nine year vegetation ...


6. Herbicide efficacy and selectivity - Poa annua and three native grasses from Macquarie Island [AAS_4158_HERBICIDE]
Poa annua is an invasive weed of sub-Antarctic Islands, impacting on native biodiversity. Given high conservation values and threats from disturbance and climate change, the development of targeted ...


7. Wasley 2004 PhD thesis, titled: The Effect of Climate Change on Antarctic Terrestrial Flora [ASAC_1087_Wasely_2004-PhD]
The file provided is a PDF file of the PhD thesis completed by Jane Wasley in 2004. The thesis research was based on field work conducted in the Windmill Islands region (based at Casey station), during ...


8. Windmill Islands vegetation transects surveyed 2002-03 (baseline) [ASAC_1313_Transects_2002-03]
Metadata ID: ASAC_1313_Transects_2002-03 Title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2002/03 (baseline) This record contains data associated with a Windmill Islands vegetation baseline ...


9. Windmill Islands vegetation transects surveyed 2007-08 (five years) [ASAC_1313_Transects_2007-08]
Metadata ID: ASAC_1313_Transects_2007-08 Title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 2007/08 (5 years) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands 5 year vegetation ...


10. Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 1999-2000 (pilot) [ASAC_1087_Transects_1999-00]
Metadata ID: ASAC_1087_Transects_1999-00 Title: Windmill Islands vegetation transects, surveyed 1999/2000 (pilot) This record contains data associated with the Windmill Islands vegetation survey ...


11. Collaborative Research: Replicate Coring at WAIS Divide to Obtain Additional Samples at Events of High Scientific Interest [severinghaus_1043421]
This award supports a project to obtain samples of ice in selected intervals for replication and verification of the validity and spatial representativeness of key results in the WAIS Divide ice core, ...


12. Collaborative Research: The Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, Horizontal Ice Core: Exploring changes in the Natural Methane Budget in a Warming World and Expanding the Paleo-archive [petrenko_1245659]
This award supports a project to use the Taylor Glacier, Antarctica, ablation zone to collect ice samples for a range of paleoenvironmental studies. A record of carbon-14 of atmospheric methane (14CH4) ...


13. Fugitive Gases (Helium, Neon, and Oxygen) in the WAIS Divide Ice Core as Tracers of Basal Processes and Past Biospheric Carbon Storage [severinghaus_1143619]
This award supports a project to extend the study of gases in ice cores to those gases whose small molecular diameters cause them to escape rapidly from ice samples (the so-called "fugitive gases"). ...


14. Methane isotope variations covering the Holocene from the WAIS Divide core [NSIDC-0649]
This award supports a project to better predict how natural CH4 emissions will respond to and force future climate change through a detailed study of the global biogeochemical cycles that control ...


15. Giant Icebergs of the Ross Sea, in situ Drift and Weather Measurements, Antarctica [NSIDC-0350]
During 2001-2006, 6 giant icebergs (B15A, B15J, B15K, C16 and C25) adrift in the southwestern Ross Sea, Antarctica, were instrumented with global positioning system (GPS) receivers, magnetic compasses ...


16. Macquarie Island Bryopyte Traits [AAS_4192_BRYOPHYTES]
Paradoxically, climate warming increases plant injury and death from freezing and heat-induced water stress. Survival depends on a functional water transport system. However, features that enhance ...


17. Tacheometric Survey Near Davis, 1978-79 [davis_tacheometric_1978]
A copy of field notes compiled during the course of the tacheometric survey of Davis Station and vicinity during the 1978-79 summer season.


18. Sensitivity and response of Antarctic moss and terrestrial algae to fuel contaminants [AAS_4100_Moss_Contaminants]
See the download file for the full, unedited summary - this version has been slightly modified in order to display correctly. Sample collection and test preparation This metadata record contains ...


19. Toxicity of single metals and metal mixtures to Antarctic Marine Copepods [AAS_4100_Toxicity_Copepods]
This metadata record contains the results of two bioassays testing the response of Antarctic marine copepods to both individual and combined metals via 14 day toxicity tests. The tests were conducted ...


20. Environmental History of Small Lake Catchments in the Larsemann Hills, Antarctica [ASAC_31]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 31 See the link below for public details on this project. Ammoelphidiella antarctica Conato and Segre occurs in thin unconsolidated muddy sediments at 55m ...


21. Sedimentological and Glacial Geological Studies at the Law Dome Ice Margin [ASAC_339]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 339 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: This paper presents the results of a detailed ...


22. Digital Representation of a Map Showing the Thickness and Character of Quaternary Sediments in the Glaciated United States East of the Rocky Mountains [USGS-DDS-38]
This map shows the thickness and character of Quaternary deposits (including both glacial and younger, Holocene sediment) for the glaciated area of the United States east of the Rocky Mountains, at ...


23. Elevation Derivatives for National Applications (EDNA) [USGS_EDNA]
The Elevation Derivatives for National Applications (EDNA) is a multi-layered database derived from a version of the National Elevation Dataset (NED), which has been hydrologically conditioned for ...


24. Geophysical, Sedimentological, and Photographic Data from the John Day Reservoir, Washington and Oregon [USGS_OFR_2004_1014]
Recently, concerns about declining stocks of endangered anadromous salmonids in the Columbia River basin raised the issue of restoration of riverine functions in this and other Columbia and Snake ...


25. Global Land Cover Characterization Program [USGS_GLCC]
The Global Land Cover Characterization Project was established to meet science data requirements identified by the International Geosphere and Biosphere Programme (IGBP), and the U. S. Global Change ...


26. Landslide Susceptibility Estimated From Mapping Using Light Detection and Ranging (LIDAR) Imagery and Historical Landslide Records, Seattle, Washington [USGS_OFR_2005_1405]
Landforms in Seattle, Washington, that were created primarily by landsliding were mapped using LIDAR-derived imagery. These landforms include landslides (primarily landslide complexes), headscarps, ...


27. SNEP Digital Spatial Data Catalog: Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [CEIC_SNEP]
The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project (SNEP) is an assessment of the Sierra Nevada ecoregion which was requested by Congress in 1992. Along with a scientific review of late-successional ...


28. Soil-Erosion Modeling in Rheurdt [TERRESTRIS_SOIL_RHEURDT]
A lot of damages in the community of Rheurdt were caused because of deposited soil material after heavily rainstorms in June and from October till November 1998. ...


29. Soil-erosion modelling in Schwalmtal-L├╝ttelforst [TERRESTRIS_SOIL_Schwalmtal]
The good results of the project in Rheurdt were the cause for the community of Schwalmtal, a nearby located community with similar erosion problems, to place an ...


30. Status of the Sierra Nevada: The Sierra Nevada Ecosystem Project [USGS-DDS-43]
This publication consists of the online version of a CD-ROM publication, U.S. Geological Survey Digital Data Series DDS-43. The data for this publication total 175 MB on the CD-ROM and 167 MB for ...


31. The Long Valley Caldera GIS Database [USGS-DDS-081]
The Long Valley Caldera GIS Database provides an overview of the studies being conducted by the Long Valley Observatory in eastern California from 1975 to 2001. The database includes geologic, monitoring, ...


32. The Platte River Program [USGS_PLATTE]
The goal of the Platte River Program is to provide objective scientific information that will contribute to science-based decisions for managing natural resources. The USGS will contribute information ...


33. Urban Dynamics Research Program: Analysis of Land Use Change in Urban Environments [USGS_UDRP]
The Urban Dynamics project looks at land use change in urban environments in order to provide a historical perspective of land use change and an assessment of the spatial patterns, rates, correlation, ...


34. Sea Ice Biota of Coastal Eastern Antarctica [ASAC_875]
The distribution and abundance of ice-associated copepods in the fast ice of the Australian Antarctic Territory were investigated over a distance of approximately 650 km between October and December ...


35. Heard Island: Terrestrial Biology: Documenting vegetation change on Heard Island. [ASAC_1181]   CHILD DIFs
2000-01 fieldwork undertaken Heard Island 53 deg. 05 min. S., 73 deg. 30 min. E. Field area covered: southeast end of island from Long Beach to Gilchrist Beach. 150 GPS control points collected on ...


36. Photos of quadrat locations for data collection of ASAC project 1313 in ASPA 135 [ASAC_1313_ASPA135_Photos]   PARENT DIF
Photos of quadrat locations for vegetation transects at site ASPA 135. Three photos per page, showing: broad quadrat location within site (left), quadrat locaiton in relation to metal marker fixed ...


37. Diet and Population of Fish Predators at Heard Island [ASAC_131]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC project 131 (ASAC_131). Taken from the referenced publication: The diet of Heard Island cormorants was investigated by examination of casts over three ...


38. Development and application of technologies for the removal of heavy-metal contaminants from run-off associated with abandoned waste disposal sites - Permeable Reactive Barrier Data [ASAC_1300_PRB]
The contamination of soils by heavy metals is a problem that faces communities the world over. Contamination is of particular concern when it is mobilised into ground and surface waters, where it ...


39. Biodegradation of Petroleum in Soils and Beach Sands at Davis Station, Antarctica [ASAC_127]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 127 See the link below for public details on this project. From the abstract of the referenced paper: The effect of nutrient and water enhancement on the ...


40. Ground-based imaging spectroscopy data for estimation of Antarctic moss relative vigour from remotely sensed chlorophyll content and leaf density at ASPA 135 [AAS_4046_Spectroscopy_Moss_Vigour]
(Two supporting figures are contained within the metadata document in the download file) The ground-based imaging spectroscopy data were acquired with the Headwall Photonics Micro-Hyperspec VNIR ...


41. Quaternary Fault and Fold Database for the United States [USGS_QFAULTS]
This website contains information on faults and associated folds in the United States that are believed to be sources of M>6 earthquakes during the Quaternary (the past 1,600,000 years). Maps of these ...


42. Digital Database of Selected Aggregate and Related Resources in Ada, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, and Owyhee Counties, Southwestern Idaho [USGS_OFR_2004_1067]
The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) compiled a database of aggregate sites and geotechnical sample data for six counties - Ada, Boise, Canyon, Elmore, Gem, and Owyhee - in southwest Idaho as part of ...


43. Field measurements of temperature, moisture and photosynthetic activity in three species of moss at Casey over a two week period in January 2003 [ASAC_1313_Moss_Field_Measurements]
Samples were collected at ASPA 135, at the melt lake, northeast side. This metadata record provides data collected during 2002/3 at Casey. Temperature sensors (i-buttons) were inserted into moss ...


44. Foraging ecology of emperor penguins in summer and potential overlap with fisheries [ASAC_1252]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1252 See the link below for public details on this project. Currently three datasets are attached to this metadata record. Dive data collected in 1988, ...


45. Foraging zones of Macaroni Penguins breeding at Heard Island [ASAC_1257]
With a population of about 2 million pairs macaroni penguins are the most abundant penguin in the HIMI region. These birds feed on mesopelagic fish and, to a lesser extent, mackerel icefish. Despite ...


46. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Davis Area, Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_D_73]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) along the Vestfold Hills coast (including colonies on the mainland and offshore islands) ...


47. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Mawson Area Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_M]   PARENT DIF
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) in the Mawson area, Antarctica during 1981 and 1988. The data are obtained from aerial ...


48. Archaeological sites on Heard Island compiled by Eric Woehler [ASAC_1219_HIMI_archaeology]
Two excel spreadsheets of archaeological data/sites from Heard Island. Compiled by Eric Woehler from his, and others, work in February of 2004. The spreadsheets contain: Locations Site Names Descriptions ...


49. Area - population relationships for Adelie Penguin colonies at Mawson. [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_M_Area]   PARENT DIF
The relationship between colony area and population density of Adelie Penguins Pygoscelis adeliae was examined to determine whether colony area, measured from aerial or satellite imagery, could be ...


50. Biodiversity of lacustrine Antarctic crustaceans: local and regional genetic diversity of copepods and cladocerans [ASAC_1200]
The aim of the study was to characterise the genetic biodiversity of populations of the copepod Paralabidocera antarctica and the cladoceran Daphniopsis studeri in the Australian Antarctic Territory. ...


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