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1. A GIS dataset of bird nests mapped in the Windmill Islands by Frederique Olivier and Drew Lee during the 2002-2003 season [BIRDSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of bird nests, mostly snow petrels, mapped in the Windmill ...


2. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment and recolonisation of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE1]
The effect of location, depth and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a pilot experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Two locations were used, ...


3. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna (Mar 1998 - Feb 1999). [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE2]
The effect of location and sediment contamination on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Four locations were used, a polluted ...


4. A manipulative field experiment examining the effect of heavy metal and hydrocarbon contaminated sediment on the recruitment of soft-sediment infauna. [ASAC_2201_Casey_SRE3]
The effects of hyrdocarbon and heavy metal contamination of marine sediments on recruitment of soft-sediment assemblages were examined in a field experiment at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Three ...


5. Conservation of plant biodiversity in Antarctica - a genetic approach [ASAC_2152]
Samples from Macquarie Island were collected between 1998 and 1999. Samples from Heard Island were collected during 2000. Terrestrial vegetation in Antarctica is restricted to isolated populations ...


6. Macquarie Island Baseline Invertebrate Survey 1994 [KFDBAM_ANU]
Records from 69 sites, covering the whole island. Sites stratified by topography (2 classes: slopes or drainage lines), altitude (4 classes: 0-100 m, 100-200 m, 200-300 m, 300m+), vegetation type ...


7. Soft sediment assemblages at Casey Station: Brown Bay Grid - samples taken along a pollution gradient. [ASAC_2201_Casey_benthic_BBG]
A survey of macrobenthic assemblages in soft-sediments was done at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Samples were taken along four transects in Brown Bay, along a pollution gradient that has its source ...


8. Survey of soft sediment assemblages around Casey Station (Winter grab samples), June-Sept 1998 [ASAC_2201_Casey_benthic_survey3]
Marine soft-sediment assemblages were sampled from shallow (5 - 35m) nearshore regions around Casey Station, Windmill Islands, East Antarctica in winter 1998, using a van-Veen grab (surface area 20 ...


9. Survey of soft sediment assemblages around Casey Station (grab samples), Feb - Mar, 1997 [ASAC_2201_Casey_benthic_survey1]
Marine soft-sediment assemblages were sampled from shallow (5 - 35m) nearshore regions around Casey Station, Windmill Islands, East Antarctica in late summer (Feb-March) 1997, using a van-Veen grab ...


10. The Invertebrates of Subantarctic Bishop and Clerk Islets [KFDBAM_ANU_BISHOP]
The dataset is the first comprehensive list of the invertebrate species occurring on subantarctic Bishop Island. Bishop and Clerk Islets is a rocky platform of roughly 3 ha area, which lies 33 km ...


11. The Ecology and Biogeography of Heard Island Marine Benthos [ASAC_254]
Collections of 23 macroinvertebrate taxa associated with Durvillaea antarctica holdfasts and 58 invertebrate taxa associated with artificial substrata collectors are described from shallow-water and ...


12. Southern Ocean Continuous Zooplankton Records [AADC-00099]
This dataset contains results from Continuous Plankton Recorder (CPR) surveys in the Southern Ocean. When the opportunity arises, zooplankton species, numbers and abundance data are recorded on a ...


13. Diet and Foraging Area of Antarctic Fur Seals at Heard Island [ASAC_466]
Antarctic Fur Seals from Heard Island fed mainly on fish, but the prey species changed both seasonally and inter-annually. The majority of prey were pelagic myctophids characteristic of deep oceanic ...


14. Global change, biodiversity and conservation in terrestrial and coastal ecosystems on Heard and McDonald Islands [ASAC_1180]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1180 Global change, biodiversity and conservation in terrestrial and coastal ecosystems on Heard and McDonald Islands: statistical models for monitoring ...


15. Interseasonal variability of benthic diatoms communities within the Windmill Islands, Antarctica [Diatoms_seasonal_var]   PARENT METADATA
Sediment samples were collected with an Eckamn grab from four locations within the Windmill Islands (Herring Island, O'Connor Island, Shannon Bay and Brown Bay). A weekly sampling program was performed ...


16. Soft sediment assemblages at Casey Station: (core samples: Nov 1998 - Jan 1999) [ASAC_2201_Casey_benthic_survey4]
A survey of macrobenthic assemblages in soft-sediments was done at Casey Station, East Antarctica. Samples were taken by divers using hand-held corers (core size - 10 cm diameter by 10 cm deep). This ...


17. Plant Root Characteristics and Dynamics in Arctic Tundra Ecosystems, 1960-2012 [Plant_Root_Characteristics_Dynamics_Arctic_Tundra_Ecosystems_1960-2012]
Plant roots play a critical role in ecosystem function in arctic tundra, but root dynamics in these ecosystems are poorly understood. To address this knowledge gap, we synthesized available literature ...


18. The Soil Inhabiting Nematodes of Macquarie Island [Nematodes_MI_1951]
From the abstract for the referenced paper: The numbers of free living nematodes in more than 40 Macquarie Island soils were recorded at three different times during the year. The principal conditions ...


19. Macquarie Island Invertebrate Abundance Data [MQ_INVERT-AB]
Analysis of Invertebrate abundance from soil cores on Macquarie Island. In the summer of 1986-87, total invertebrate abundances were measured quantitatively at eight sites, representing four vegetation ...


20. Marine Mammal Observations by Greenpeace [marine_mammal_obs]
Dataset of marine mammal observations made in the Southern Ocean from late 1998 to early 2000. Further information about the data are included in a word document in the download. The data are held ...


21. East Africa Biodiversity Metadatabase from the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) [WCMC_157]
Availability of Biodiversity Information for East Africa Launched in 1992 at the Conference Conservation of Biodiversity in Africa, Nairobi, the project represents a survey of the ...


22. Forest Plantation Extent [geodata_0199]
Forest plantation is a forest established by planting and/or seeding in the process of afforestation or reforestation. It consists of introduced species or, in some cases, indigenous species. Forest ...


23. Forest Primary Designated Function - Conservation of Biodiversity [geodata_2201]
DESIGNATED FUNCTIONS (of Forest and Other wooded land) the designated function refers to the function or purpose assigned to a piece of land either by legal prescriptions or by decision of the land ...


24. Forest Primary Designated Function - Production [geodata_2200]
DESIGNATED FUNCTIONS (of Forest and Other wooded land) the designated function refers to the function or purpose assigned to a piece of land either by legal prescriptions or by decision of the land ...


25. Forest within Protected Areas [geodata_2202]
As part of FRA 2010, countries were asked to provide information on the area of forest contained in protected areas systems. This is not an easy task where spatially explicit information is missing ...


26. Other Wooded Land Extent [geodata_1748]
Forest/Other wooded land of naturally regenerated native species where there are clearly visible indications of human activities. Includes, but not limited to: selectively logged-over areas, areas ...


27. ICE Protected Area Biological Inventory Database [UC_ICE_biologicalinventory]
The ICE Biological Inventories of the World's Protected Areas provide a global information system of documented inventories of plants and animals reported to occur on the world's protected ...


28. Natural Resources Project Inventory Database [CA_ICE_NaturalResourcesProjectInventoryDatabase]
The NRPI is a collaborative effort between the California Biodiversity Council and the University of California at Davis Information Center for the Environment. The signatories of the California Biodiversity ...


29. Significant Natural Areas in California [uc_davis_sna]
Part of the California Department of Fish and Game's Natural Heritage Division. Legislatively established in 1981, Fish and Game Code Sections 1930-1933 was mandated to ...


30. Species 2000 [Species2000]
Species 2000 has the objective of enumerating all known species of plants, animals, fungi and microbes on Earth as the baseline dataset for studies of global biodiversity. It will also provide a simple ...


31. Species in Parks: Flora and Fauna Database [CA_ICE_speciesinparks]
The Information Center for the Environment, in conjunction with the National Park Service, developed preliminary databases of vascular plant and vertebrate animal species reported to occur ...


32. Infaunal Macroinvertebrates at the Smithsonian Environmental Research Center [siserc_crab002]
Populations of infaunal macroinvertebrates in the Rhode River subestuary of the Chesapeake Bay were monitored starting in October 1979. Samples were collected bimonthly from late March to early December. ...


33. Southern Appalachian Assessment (SAA) Online Geospatial Database [SAMAB_SAA_3.0]
The Southern Appalachian Assessment (SAA) was a cooperative multi-agency effort to assess the environmental condition of the Southern Appalachian region. The SAA was described as the ecological equivalent ...


34. Winter Bird Counts at SERC. [siserc_bird002]
Volunteers (# Range: 7-22) walked and drove through 4 areas (70 km2 site size) around SERC property and recorded the number of each species of bird that they saw. Most observations were done between ...


35. Heard Island and McDonald Islands (HIMI) Marine Ecosystem [ASAC_2388]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2388 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- The HIMI Ecosystem Project is aimed at examining key predators ...


36. Report on invertebrate field work, Macquarie Island, December 1986-January 1987 [Invert_MI_86-87]
From the report available for download: A number of biologists have collected terrestrial invertebrates on Macquarie Island in previous years. Of these, K. Watson spent a year collecting intensively ...


37. Prey species found within Hooker Sea Lion scats [hookers_sea_lion_scats]
This dataset is a collection of presence-absence and %occurrence data of prey species found within scats of Hooker Sea Lions. The data are presented in an excel spreadsheet. Samples were collected ...


38. Biology of Southern Ocean squid, ecological importance and potential commercial implications - a preliminary assessment [ASAC_1242]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1242 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- This project will undertake preliminary assessment of ...


39. Further investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill [ASAC_1003]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 1003 Further investigations of the effects of the Nella Dan oil spill on intertidal benthic communities at Macquarie Island: continued recovery ...


40. Leopard and Weddell seal program [ASAC_1144]
2000/2001 season 31 quad based surveys were conducted along the pack-ice edge to identify where leopard seals could be accessed. 31 one hour aerial surveys were also conducted to identify the position ...


41. Heard Island Species Checklist [heard_species_checklist]
A checklist of species that have been recorded or observed at Heard Island during various historical and ANARE scientific expeditions to the island. The data are held in the Australian Antarctic ...


42. Heard Island lichen samples collected by John Jenkin in 1980 [Heard_lichens_1980]
A description of lichen samples collected from Heard Island during March of 1980. The samples were mostly collected by John Jenkin, but some other collectors were also used. On return to Australia, ...


43. Baltimore Ecosystem Study Permanent Plot Vegetation Sampling Data for Baltimore Long Term Ecological Research Network (LTER) [lter_BES_permanentplots]
The Baltimore Ecosystem Study for Permanent Plot Vegetation Sampling is part of the Baltimore Ecosystem Study (BES) project. Permanent plots are a powerful tool for understanding systems over the ...


44. Status and trends of Macquarie Island Albatrosses and Giant Petrels: management and conservation of threatened seabirds [AAS_4112]   CHILD METADATA
Albatross and petrel populations have declined globally due to interactions with fishing operations. The survival of four albatross and two giant petrel species breeding on Macquarie Island is threatened ...


45. National Benthic Inventory for Coastal Macro-infauna (NBI) (USOBIS) [nbi-obis]   PARENT METADATA
The NBID is a quantitative database on abundances of individual benthic species by sample and study region, along with other synoptically measured environmental variables. The NBI is a data source ...


46. Phytoplankton from the White Sea, Barents Sea, Norwegian Sea and Arctic Basin 1993-2003 [ArcOD_2007P6]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset describes the Arctic plankton species and diversity in a study area northwest of Russia. It consists of a large database of 37,300 records from 1993-2003. A total of 434 species are represented.


47. CORINE Biotopes Inventory of Sites of International Importance for Nature Conservation in the EU and Finland [EIC04_CORINE_BIOTOPES]
The CORINE biotopes (Version 2000) database is an inventory of major nature sites. The database began under the CORINE Biotopes project to enhance reliable and accessible information about ...


48. Palaeoclimate Analysis of Sediment Cores from the Fjords and Lakes of the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_784]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: The relationship between surface sediment diatom assemblages and measured limnological variables in 33 coastal Antarctic lakes was examined by ...


49. A GIS dataset of Snow Petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [SNPEMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Snow petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains the locations of Snow petrel nests, mapped in the Mawson ...


50. A GIS dataset of Wilson's storm petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [WISPMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Wilson's storm petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains locations of Wilson's stoorm petrel nests, mapped ...


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