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Diatom and associated data for examining the effects of heavy metal and petroleum hydrocarbon contamination on benthic diatom communities in Antarctica
Entry ID: diatoms_sre3

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Summary
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Diatom and associated data for a manipulative field experiment examining the effects of heavy metal and petroleum hydrocarbon contamination on benthic diatom communities in the Windmill Islands, Antarctica.

A manipulative field experiment was performed to assess the effects of heavy metals and petroleum hydrocarbons on benthic diatom communities in the Windmill Islands. Three ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -66.5   E: 110.5   W: 110.0

Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
ASAC_2201

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-09-01
Stop Date: 1999-03-31
ISO Topic Category
Quality Dates given in temporal coverage are approximate only. The year is accurate.
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the URL given below.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
(http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=diatoms_... when using these data.

Please also contact the investigator when using these data.

Creative Commons License
This "Diatom and associated data for examining the effects of heavy metal and petroleum hydrocarbon contamination on benthic diatom communities in Antarctica" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Data Set Progress
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Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
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
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 39 kb
Distribution Format: excel
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3573
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: martin.riddle at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Publications/References
Cunningham, L., Stark, J.S., Snape, I., McMinn, A., Riddle, M.J. (2003), Effects of metal and petroleum hydrocarbon contamination on benthic diatom communities near Casey Station, Antarctica: An experimental approach., Journal of Phycology, 39, 490-503

L. Cunningham (2003), Benthic diatom communities of coastal marine environments in the Windmill Islands, Antarctica., PhD Thesis, University of Tasmania.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-06-13
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-11



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