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Occupation History and Diet of Adelie Penguins in the Ross Sea Region
Entry ID: NSF-ANT01-25098

Abstract: This project will build on previous studies to investigate the occupation history and diet of Adelie penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) in the Ross Sea region, Antarctica, with excavations of abandoned and active penguin colonies. Numerous active and abandoned colonies exist on the Victoria Land coast, from Cape Adare to Marble Point will be sampled. Some of these sites have been radiocarbon-dated and ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract #0125098
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  N: -60.0   S: -90.0   E: 160.0   W: -50.0

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2003-09-01
Stop Date: 2008-12-31
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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
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Dept. of Biology and Marine Biology
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-02-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12