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Total and hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria in the permeable reactive barrier at Casey
Entry ID: PRB_bacterialnumbers_2007

Abstract: Material was collected from the permeable reactive barrier that was installed at the Main Power House spill site at Casey Station, Antarctica. Material from the barrier was collected from 40 sites throughout the barrier and at varying depths.

Samples of the raw material GAC (granulated activated carbon) and Zeopro and three soil samples collected upgradient from the barrier are also included.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.26   S: -66.3   E: 110.54   W: 110.5
Min Depth: 0.1 METRES Max Depth: 0.6 METRES

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Powell, S., Rayner, J. and Bowman, J.
Dataset Title: Total and hydrocarbon-degrading bacteria in the permeable reactive barrier at Casey
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2007-07-19
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-01-15
Stop Date: 2007-02-28
Access Constraints These data are publicly available for download from the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (

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Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
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Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 56 kb
Distribution Format: excel
Fees: free
Phone: +61 3 6226 6286
Fax: +61 3 6226 2642
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Contact Address:
Tasmanian Institute of Agricultural Research
University of Tasmania
Private Bag 54
City: Hobart
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-06-26
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-04-02