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1. Petrological evolution of basement granitoids Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica [K061_1986_1987_NZ_1]
Several workers have studied the basement and other granitoids in the Dry Valleys, without a detailed petrographical and chemical study of these rocks. This study was aimed at elucidating the evolution ...


2. Petrology and geochemistry of alkaline and granitoid intrusions, Pipecleaner Glacier region, southern Victoria Land, Antarctica [K061_1989_1990_NZ_2]
The primary aim was to extend the field mapping, undertaken by previous MSc students from Otage University in Southern Victoria Land. The area mapped included the Miers Valley and around the Pipecleaner ...


3. Petrology of Koettlitz Group meto-sediments and gneisses from the mid Taylor Valley and mid Ferrar Glacier areas [K061_1986_1987_NZ_3]
Highly deformed Koettlitz Group rocks from the mid Taylor Valley, Dun Glacier and Catherdral Rocks areas contain migmatitic and non-migmatitic gneisses of unknown parentage. Detailed mapping and examination ...


4. Shuttle Radar Topography Mission DTED Level 1 (3-arc second) Data (DTED-1) [DMA_DTED]
Aperture Radar (IFSAR) data over 80 percent of the landmass of the Earth between 60 degrees North and 56... Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) performed preliminary processing of SRTM data and forwarded partially finished


5. Geocryogenic Landforms and Processes on Marian Island, Southern Indian Ocean [GGD484]
landforms in southern African mountain regions. The data set includes determination of temperature... at four sites. This data set is at risk of being lost.


6. Micrometeorology, soil temperatures (PermaAntarctica), Livingston Island, South Shetland Islands [GGD205]
This data set consists of micrometeorological tower data from Livingston Island in the South... layer temperature. Measurements were collected by data logger every minute, between December


7. New Zealand Antarctic Soils Database [GGD25]
This data set includes the New Zealand National soils database, a comprehensive collection of data relating to Antarctic soils, permafrost, and frozen ground conditions. Data are from about 800


8. Soil Temperatures at Alexander Island, South Orkney Islands, South Georgia [GGD308]
This data set consists of soil temperatures collected by the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) at Signy Island, Alexander Island, and South Georgia Island between 1976 and 1995.


9. 1:25,000 geological mapping of the St Johns Range from the central Wright Valley to the Mackay Glacier and from the Miller Glacier to west of Victoria Valley [K112_1990_1991_NZ_1]
The DSIRGEO mapping programme in the 1990/91 season was designed to link the area covered in 1989/90 (Convoy Range) with that covered in 1988/89 (Thundergut Sheet). The eventual aim of the programme ...


10. 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data from a monitoring station near Scott Base since 2001 [K089_2001_2008_NZ_1]
near Scott Base. The data are transmitted from the sensor, to a data logger at Scott Base. Data is logged and archived including 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data.


11. 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data from a monitoring station near Scott Base since 2001 - K089_2001_2012_NZ_1 [K089_2001_2012_NZ_1]
near Scott Base. The data are transmitted from the sensor, to a data logger at Scott Base. Data is logged and archived including 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data.


12. 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data from a monitoring station near Scott Base since 2001 - K089_2001_2013_NZ_1 [K089_2001_2013_NZ_1]
near Scott Base. The data are transmitted from the sensor, to a data logger at Scott Base. Data is logged and archived including 5 minute sea level, air temperature and barometric pressure data.


13. A collection of lithospheric xenoliths from the Executive Committee Range and Mt Murphy Volcanic Complex in West Antarctica and the McMurdo Volcanic Province in McMurdo Sound [K048_1992_1993_NZ_1]
Lithospheric xenoliths are a convenient and relatively cost efficient means of gaining an insight into the petrology of the deep earth. As such, they provide important information on lithospheric ...


14. A mineralisation survey in the Koettlitz-Blue Glacier and Taylor Valley region to determine the geochemical prospecting of the region [K042_1964_1965_NZ_2]
A mineralisation survey was conducted in the Koettlitz-Blue Glacier and Taylor Valley region because previous work in these areas mapped Precambrian basement rocks similar to those found in mineralised ...


15. AFI 04/09_02 - Improving ice-core interpretation - Analysis of Snow/Ice cores collected from Rothschild, Latady & Smyley Islands, 2006 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00294]
with the data.


16. AFI 04/16_01 - Satellite-Derived Elevation Changes on the Antarctic Peninsula CVaCS-DECAP - Glacier flow vertical motion measurements, Antarctic Peninsula, 2005/07 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00296]
of snow surfaces in Antarctica, in order to validate data from satellite altimeters.


17. AFI 04/17_01 - Glacial-interglacial changes in the lost drainage basin on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet - EM120 Swath Bathymetry and TOPAS sub-bottom profiler data, Bellingshausen Sea, 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00273]
(JR104). Reconnaissance data collected on previous cruises JR04 (1993) and cruises of R/V... during late Quaternary glacial periods. The data and samples collected allowed us to address


18. AFI 04/17_02 - Glacial-interglacial changes in the lost drainage basin on the West Antarctic Ice Sheet - Sediment cores collected in the Bellingshausen Sea, 2004 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00272]
(JR104). Reconnaissance data collected on previous cruises JR04 (1993) and cruises of R/V... during late Quaternary glacial periods. The data and samples collected allowed us to address


19. An integrated marine geophysical survey (multibeam bathymetry, chirp sonar, gravity and geomagnetic measurements, with seismic reflection) of the southern Adare Basin region. (R/V Nathaniel B Palmer cruise NBP0701) [K101_2006_2007_NZ_1]
A detailed integrated marine geophysical survey of the sourthern Adare Basin region and a series of detailed seismic transects across the Northern Basin, underlying the north-western Ross Sea continental ...


20. Analysis of ecstatic calls displays and nest parameters and their importance in Adelie penguin mate attraction, pair bonding and nest success [K019_2002_2003_NZ_1]
Mate recognition of adelie penguins is crucial to their breeding success in such an extreme environment. The importance of male ecstatic display, the role of factors including nest location and size ...


21. Analysis of salt deposits, soil profiles and soil chemistry from the Darwin Glacier region to determine the glacial history of the area [K150_1978_1979_NZ_1]
The soil on old surfaces (those exposed to weathering for long periods of time) and in particular the salt deposits expected to occur within these soils was investigated in the Darwin Glacier region ...


22. Analysis of soil cores from the Asgard Range to determine ice movement in the history of the valley system [K150_1982_1983_NZ_2]
Moraines in the Asgard Range were cored to look for buried soils and other evidence of ice movement at an earlier period in the history of the valley system. A posthole borer was used to drill holes ...


23. Analysis of soils from Marble Point contaminated with heavy metals [K150_1989_1990_NZ_2]
analyses to provide baseline chemical reference data. As well as recording data about the nature


24. Annual measurements of atmospheric carbon dioxide concentrations and isotopic ratios from Arrival Heights, Ross Island since December 1996 [K087_1996_2008_NZ_1]
Carbon dioxide (CO2) in the earth's atmosphere is considered a trace gas and also a greenhouse gas. Levels of CO2 in the atmosphere are increasing due to anthropogenic activity. Small dry whole air ...


25. Annual measurements of the stable carbon composition of carbon dioxide 13CO2 in the atmosphere from Arrival Heights, Ross Island since March 1997 [K087_1997_2008_NZ_1]
Measurements of the stable carbon composition of carbon dioxide (13CO2) are collected by small dry whole air samples (2L) annually (between 12 to 18 samples since March 1997) by a pump system from ...


26. Antarctic Snow Accumulation Map and Data [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00270]
The map is derived from a compilation of field measurements. Satellite observations from AMSR-E and AVHRR instruments are used to guide the interpolation. The effective resolution of the map is approximately ...


27. Antarctic Surface Temperature and Pressure Data, CDIAC NDP-032 [CDIAC_NDP32]
This package contains monthly-mean surface temperature and station or sea-level pressure data... Bellinghausen, Esperenza, and Rothera Point), data records from neighboring sites with records


28. Chemical analysis of soil from Cape Roberts to create reference sites prior to potential environmental impact from human activity [K105_1992_1993_NZ_2]
An assessment of the soils and vegetation patterns of the Cape Roberts area was conducted to determine existing conditions as reference sites for later determination of environmental impacts from ...


29. CIROS Project: Obtaining Cenozoic history of the Ross Sea by coring sedimentary strata offshore [K001_CIROS_PROJECT]
The CIROS (Cenozoic Investigation in the Western Ross Sea) drilling project was conducted to obtain a record of the early history of the Antarctic Ice Sheet and the rise of the Transantarctic Mountains. ...


30. Collaborative Research: Chemical Weathering in Taylor Valley Streams: Sources, Mechanisms and Global Implications [Lyons_Collaborative_Research-Chemical_Weathering]
The research has two components: Field and laboratory. The field component investigated the geochemistry of stream waters and stream sediments in Taylor Valley, Antarctica in order to ...


31. Concentration and isotope ratios of greenhouse gases [NIPR_PMG_GHG_CONCISOTOPE_SYO]
Greenhouse gas concentrations and isotope ratios data


32. Concentration of atmospheric Halocarbon in Syowa Station, Antarctica [NIPR_PMG_HALOCARBON_SYO]
Airs are sampled into evacuated cylinders. Analysis of the halocarbon concentration are carried out in Japan.


33. Correlations of history Victoria Land Coast soil surveys and soil chemistry and surveys of the soils of the McMurdo Dry Valleys (Wright, Victoria and Taylor Valleys) [K150_1972_1973_NZ_1]
The soils of the McMurdo Dry Valleys were examined by the NZ Soil Bureau as early as 1959 with an extensive survey of the Taylor Valley. Further areas of the Victoria Land Coast from as far south ...


34. Early geological, glaciology and biological investigations of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, the Koettlitz Glacier area and Darwin Glacier area by Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expeditions [K042_1957_1963_NZ_1]
The Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition (VUWAE) was mounted to complete the detailed investigations of the extensive ice free area of Victoria Land between the Taylor and Mackay ...


35. Detailed description, mapping and sampling (for sedimentology, paleontology and chronology studies) of Cenozoic bedded polymicton-type sediments within the Taylor Valley [K042_1974_1975_NZ_3]
Cenozoic bedded polymicton-type sediments within the Taylor Valley were mapped. These polymicton-type sediments are of glacial origin deposited into a body of water and therefore exhibit sorting and ...


36. Detailed descriptions and culturing of Oscillatoriaceae algae from Cape Royds and the Garwood Valley [K053_1986_1987_NZ_2]
of trichomes were made. Environmental data was collected and included pH, water conductivity and water


37. Detailed descriptions and culturing of Prasiola calophylla algae from Cape Royds and the Garwood Valley [K053_1986_1987_NZ_3]
were conducted to extend the existing data for the species. Data on distribution and growth patterns... in a single stream close to the campsite and some physico-chemical data was collected


38. Determination of deposition, sediment transport direction and age of New Mountain Sandstone (Beacon Supergroup) at various localities in the Royal Society Range and Dry Valleys region [K042_1974_1975_NZ_4]
were taken on appropriate structures within the New Mountain sandstone. Detailed statistical analysis of this data will show


39. Determination of the thermal conductivity of sea ice from measurements of ice temperature (and temperature gradients), salinity, ice microstructure and other environmental parameters [K131_2002_2004_NZ_1]
with undisturbed ice grown around it. Data was recorded at 10 min intervals throughout the winter and spring. To estimate thermal conductivity from this data set, an array of dielectric probes


40. Dismal Geology: a study of magmatic and subsolidus processes in a carbonated alkaline intrusion, Southern Victoria Land. [K061_1989_1990_NZ_1]
The Granite Harbour Intrusives of Southern Victoria Land are comprised of a range of dominantly silica oversaturated rocks. Saturated and undersaturated intrusions are also present but are subordinate ...


41. Dissolved Al in the Southern Ocean [Dissolved_Al_Antarctic_Middag_IPY35_NL]
was fitted through these data points and the intercept of the line taken as the blank,... with a 0.5 M HCl solution. Data Processing:


42. Dissolved Iron (DFe) Concentrations and Total Iron Concentrations of Profile and Surface Stations in the Southern Ocean [Dissolved_Fe_Antarctic_Laan_IPY35_NL_NBP0901area]
to day variation a so-called lab standard sample was measured daily. All data will be corrected for the mean average of this value after the cruise and all data presented so far are uncorrected


43. Dissolved Mn in the Southern Ocean [Dissolved_Mn_Antarctic_Middag_IPY35_NL]
Data Processing: The system was calibrated using standard additions from a 5000 nM... from 3.5% to 2.5%, indicating the data correction procedure is beneficial.


44. Distribution and feeding habits of Gomphiocephalus hodgsoni at Cape Geology/Botany Bay, Antarctica [K053_1993_1994_NZ_2]
Data was obtained on distribution and feeding habits of the Collembolan Gomphiocephalus hodgsoni at Cape Geology/Granite Harbour. A considerable amount of descriptive data has been collected


45. Examination of permafrost properties from soil samples and core samples from a range of disturbed soil surfaces sites at Marble Point and Scott Base/McMurdo Station [K150_1989_1990_NZ_1]
The properties of the permafrost immediately beneath the soil was investigated in a range of surfaces disturbed by earlier construction activities such as compacted fill, cut, embankment, retreated ...


46. Examination of recent marine deposits and local geology at Cape Barne, Cape Bird and Cape Crozier, Ross Island, Antarctica [K042_1969_1970_NZ_1]
Recent marine deposits were discovered at Cape Barne, Ross Island. A number of well preserved shell layers exposed beside the frozen lakes being Cape Barne, at 30m asl were investigated. Upon examination ...


47. Examination of the Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges [K042_1968_1969_NZ_1]
The Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges was investigated in two phases. The first phase involved visits to ranges and nunataks around the Skelton Neve ...


48. Examination of the Cenozoic glaciomarine deposits, moraines and benches of Black Island and Brown Peninsula [K042_1975_1976_NZ_1]
Correlation of Cenozoic glaciomarine deposits, moraines and benches of Black Island and Brown Peninsula was conducted. Flat coastal areas at the north-western end of Black Island were found to consist ...


49. Examination of the soils and moraines in the Convay Range and Coombs Hills areas to determine their relationship to the glacial history of the area [K150_1982_1983_NZ_1]
The soils north of the Mackay Glacier were investigated for their age and relationship to the glacial history of Antarctica. The main areas of field work were to the west of the Fry Glacier in the ...


50. Examination of the soils on high level surfaces in the McMurdo Dry Valleys and on Ross Island [K150_1977_1978_NZ_1]
The soils on high level surfaces in Victoria Land were examined for evidence of deposition origin. The areas visited include New Harbour, the Wright Valley, several valleys in the Western Asgard Range, ...


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