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1. APIS - Antarctic Pack Ice Seals 1994-1999, plus historical data from the 1980's [APIS]
APIS data were collected between 1994 and 1999. This dataset also includes some historical data collected between 1985 and 1987. Both aerial and ship-board surveys were conducted. Studies on the behaviour ...


2. Assessing UV-B induced DNA damage in Antarctic plants: is desiccation a compounding factor? [ASAC_1310]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1310 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Increasing UV-radiation over Antarctica each spring may ...


3. Assessment of the impact of human sewage effluent on benthic communities at Macquarie Island [ASAC_996]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 996 See the link below for public details on this project. The study investigated the effects of the small sewage outfall on algal epifauna in ...


4. Aurora Australis Voyage 1 (THIRST) 1993-94 Demersal Fish Data [AADC-00073]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 1 1993-94 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from around Heard Island between August and September 1993. The data contains temperature, ...


5. Aurora Australis Voyage 6 (AAMBER2) 1990-91 Pelagic Fish Data [AADC-00082]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 6 1990-91 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from the Prydz Bay area, Antarctica in January and February 1991. The data contains the results ...


6. Aurora Australis Voyage 6 (FISHOG) 1991-92 Heard Island Fish Data [AADC-00080]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 6 (FISHOG) 1991-92 of the Aurora Australis. The observations were taken from the Heard Island area in January and February 1992. The data contains temperature ...


7. Aurora Australis Voyage 7.2 (HIMS) 1989-90 Heard Island Fish Data [AADC-00075]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains the data from Voyage 7.2 (HIMS) 1989-90 of the Aurora Australis. There were three objectives of the fish program: To assess the distribution and abundance of demersal fish on ...


8. 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 ...


9. Big Bend National Park Bird Point Count [usgs_nwrc_bbendpt]
This data set contains unlimited distance point count data that was collected from 70 sites in Big Bend National Park, Texas. Sites were located by using systematic sampling with a random start. Each ...


10. Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON) [USGS_BISON]
Abstract: The USGS Biodiversity Information Serving Our Nation (BISON) project is an online mapping information system consisting of a large collection of species occurrence datasets (e.g., plants ...


11. Biodiversity of Microbial mats in Antarctica [ASAC_1049_Micromat]
From the Micromat home page: Research on microbial biodiversity in Antarctica is still in a starting phase though it is a very promising area of research. Antarctica is characterised by its geographical ...


12. 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 ...


13. Biota of Virginia (BOVA) [vadgif_BOVA]
This database was created through a review of the peer-reviewed literature, taxonomic expert communications, and database records for all native and naturalized species of Virginia. Included in the ...


14. Physiological Tolerances of Some Antarctic Zooplanktons [ASAC_308]
Colonisation of Lake Fletcher, a hypersaline, meromictic lake in the Vestfold Hills, Antarctica, by the calanoid copepod Drepanopus bispinosus, the cyclopoid copepod Oncea curvata and an undescribed ...


15. 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.


16. 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 ...


17. Preliminary investigation of growth and photosynthesis of sea ice algae during winter [ASAC_832]
Microalgal assemblages associated with the winter Antarctic pack ice sheet were examined for photosynthesis-irradiance characteristics in relation to light availability. Pack ice, the dominant form ...


18. Prevalence of viruses and parasites in populations of house mice on Macquarie Island [ASAC_1183]
Little information exists on risks of disease introduced into environments from exotic species. House mice remain prevalent on Macquarie Island, and may interfere with the subantarctic community there ...


19. 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 ...


20. 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 ...


21. 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, ...


22. 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 ...


23. 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 ...


24. Investigations of bacterial, viral and parasitic infections in Antarctic penguins, and the development of a standardised monitoring scheme [ASAC_953]
This dataset contains data revealing the incidence of bacterial, viral and parasitic disease causing agents in Antarctic bird populations. Samples for disease analysis have been collected from various ...


25. National Benthic Infaunal Database (NBID) [NBID]   CHILD 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 NBID component provides ...


26. 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 ...


27. 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 ...


28. Nella Dan: ADBEX III Cruise - Krill and zooplankton data [ADBEX_III_krill]
This dataset contains results from the Antarctic Division BIOMASS Experiment III (ADBEX III) cruise of the Nella Dan. It is the fifth cruise in a series of six, conducting a long term field survey ...


29. Nella Dan: FIBEX Cruise - Zooplankton data [FIBEX_zoo]
This dataset contains results from the First International BIOMASS Experiment (FIBEX) cruise of the Nella Dan. It is the first cruise in a series of six designed to assess the distribution and abundance ...


30. Nella Dan: SIBEX II Cruise - Krill and zooplankton data [SIBEX_II_krill]
This dataset contains results from the Second International BIOMASS Experiment II (SIBEX II) cruise of the Nella Dan, January 1985. This cruise is the fourth cruise out of a series of six, investigating ...


31. Ocean Drilling Program Participation [ASAC_413]
The Ocean Drilling Program (ODP) has been the largest cooperative marine geology program in history. The Australian Antarctic Division contributed to the Australian ODP budget while ODP was drilling ...


32. 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 ...


33. 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 ...


34. Past and Present Freshwater Lake Environments on Macquarie Island [ASAC_539]
Samples were collected between 1998 and 1992 on Macquarie Island from existing water bodies and from exposed lake sediments up to 14,000 years old. The dataset comprises a taxa list of 131 non-marine ...


35. 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 ...


36. Return of the megaherbs: plant colonisation of derelict ANARE station buildings on sub-Antarctic Heard Island [ASAC_1187_megaherbs]
From the abstract of the referenced paper: Buildings were constructed and artefacts left behind on sub-Antarctic Heard Island, associated with Antarctic research expeditions since 1926. ...


37. 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 ...


38. 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 ...


39. Southeast US Headboat Fishery Statistics [NMFS0037]
The headboat fishery statistics information in the SE US includes harvest of reef fishes by species and biological data. Detailed data collection began in 1972 in the Carolinas, expanded southward, ...


40. Southern Appalachian Assessment (SAA) Online Geospatial Database [SAMAB_SAA]
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 ...


41. 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 ...


42. Spatial variability of benthic diatom communities in the Windmill Islands, Antarctica. [Diatom_spatial_var]   PARENT METADATA
A hierarchical, 3-level, nested design was used. The highest hierarchical level consisted of six locations. Two of these locations, Brown Bay and Shannon Bay, have been contaminated with heavy metals ...


43. 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 ...


44. Subantarctic Zone photos of sediment trap samples [SAZ_Photos]   PARENT METADATA
SAZ photos of sediment trap samples Sediment traps are cones which intercept and store falling marine particles in collection cups. The particles consist of a range of material including phytoplankton, ...


45. Survey of Benthic and Other Marine Invertebrates of Prydz Bay Region, Antarctica [ASAC_21]
Project Title: Survey of benthic and other marine invertebrates of the Prydz Bay region, Antarctica. Investigators: Dr W. Zeidler and Mrs K.L. Gowlett-Holmes, South Australian Museum, Adelaide. Project ...


46. 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 ...


47. 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 ...


48. 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 ...


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


50. 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 ...


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