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Microbial Community Assembly in Coastal Waters of the Western Antarctic Peninsula
Entry ID: USAP-1141993

Abstract: The Western Antarctic Peninsula (WAP) has experienced unprecedented warming and shifts in sea ice cover over the past fifty years. How these changes impact marine microbial communities, and subsequently how these shifts in the biota may affect the carbon cycle in surface waters is unknown. This work will examine how these ecosystem-level changes affect microbial community structure and function. ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #1141993
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  N: -70.0   S: -79.0   E: -53.0   W: -60.0

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Start Date: 2012-09-01
Stop Date: 2015-08-31
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DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12