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1. 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2002_2002.00]
The 2002 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) measures overall progress toward environmental sustainability for 142 countries based on environmental systems, stresses, human vulnerability, social ...


2. 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2005_2005.00]
The 2005 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is a measure of overall progress towards environmental sustainability, developed for 146 countries. The index provides a composite profile of national ...


3. Environmental Treaty Status Data Set, 2012 Release [CIESIN_SEDAC_ENTRI_TREATYSTAT_12_2012.00]
The Environmental Treaty Status Data Set, 2012 Release contains comprehensive information on country participation in multilateral environmental agreements through August 2012. The data were produced ...


4. Patterns of population genetic structure among Australian and South Pacific humpback whales [AAS_4101_humpback_population_structure_mixing]
A spreadsheet detailing the analysis of humpback whale biopsy samples including the field: Sample ID Duplicate (notes field) Location sample was taken Collection date (UTC) Collection latitude and ...


5. 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2000_2000.00]
The 2000 Pilot Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) is an exploratory effort to construct an index that measures the ability of a nation's economy to achieve sustainable development, with the ...


6. 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) [CIESIN_SEDAC_ESI_2001_2001.00]
The 2001 Environmental Sustainability Index (ESI) utilizes a refined methodology based on the 2000 Pilot ESI effort, to construct an index covering 122 countries that measures the overall progress ...


7. 10 year trend of levels of organochlorine pollutants in Antarctic seabirds [ASAC_2357]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2357 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- Contaminants like PCBs and DDE have hardly been used Antarctica. ...


8. 2012 Blue whale voyages in the Bonney Upwelling, Australia [AAS_4102_2012_Blue_Whale_Voyages]   CHILD METADATA
This metadata record is a parent for all data collected during the 2012 Blue whale voyages. Description of specific data sets can be found within child datasets.


9. A CD snapshot of Heard Island data from 1901-2002 held by the AADC [Heard_data_snapshot_1901-2002]
The CD was produced by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre for distribution to Heard Island expeditioners in the 2003/2004 season. The CD contained all publicly available data held by the Australian ...


10. A GIS dataset of Snow Petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [SNPEMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Snow petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains the locations of Snow petrel nests, mapped in the Mawson ...


11. A GIS dataset of Wilson's storm petrel nests mapped in the Mawson region during the 2004-2005 season [WISPMAWSON04-05]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of Wilson's storm petrels at the regional and local scales. This dataset contains locations of Wilson's stoorm petrel nests, mapped ...


12. A GIS dataset of bird nests mapped in the Windmill Islands by Frederique Olivier and Drew Lee during the 2002-2003 season [BIRDSCASEY0203]
Very little information is known about the distribution and abundance of snow petrels at the regional scale. This dataset contains locations of bird nests, mostly snow petrels, mapped in the Windmill ...


13. A census of penguin colony counts (provided to OBIS) from the year 1900 to 1996 in the Antarctic Region [FAUNA_PENGUIN_COLONY]
This dataset is a census of penguin colony counts from the year 1900 in the Antarctic region. It forms part of the Inventory of Antarctic seabird breeding sites within the Antarctic and subantarctic ...


14. 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 ...


15. ARGOS Tracking Data of Fur Seals from Macquarie Island in 1997-1999 [AAS_859_Fur_Seals_MI_1997_1999]
The populations of fur seals on Australia's two subantarctic islands were exterminated by uncontrolled sealing in the 19th century. Only in the latter half of the 20th century have populations commenced ...


16. Acoustic event log of the 2013 Antarctic Blue Whale Voyage to the Southern Ocean [AAS_4102_AcousticEventLog2013]   PARENT METADATA
During the 2013 Antarctic Blue Whale Voyage Acousticians noted all whale calls and other acoustic events that were detected during real-time monitoring in a Sonobuoy Event Log. The acoustic tracking ...


17. Acoustic surveying of pack-ice seals [Acoustic_seals]
Acoustic surveying Data from four acoustic surveys from the Aurora Australis from 1996-10-05 to 1996-10-31; 1997-10-09 to 1997-10-29; 1997-12-08 to 1998-01-06; and 1999-12-04 to 2001-01-16. ...


18. Adelie Penguin Dietary Data From Bechervaise Island Antarctica [Adelie_diet_BI]
This dataset contains the results from surveys on the feeding habits of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscelis adeliae) on Bechervaise Island, Mawson, Antarctica. Surveys have been conducted since 1991, and ...


19. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Davis Area, Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_D_73]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) along the Vestfold Hills coast (including colonies on the mainland and offshore islands) ...


20. Adelie Penguin Distributions in the Mawson Area Antarctica [ASAC_1219_AAT_APen_M]   PARENT METADATA
This dataset contains data on the habitats, distribution and numbers of Adelie Penguins (Pygoscellis adeliae) in the Mawson area, Antarctica during 1981 and 1988. The data are obtained from aerial ...


21. Adelie penguin breeding success for Bechervaise Island, Mawson [breeding_success_BI]
Adelie penguin breeding success records for Bechervaise Island, Mawson since 1990-91. Data include counts of occupied nests and chick counts when either 2/3 of the nests have creched or when all ...


22. Adelie penguin foraging trip duration, Bechervaise Island, Mawson [foraging_trip_duration_BI]
Adelie penguin foraging trip duration records for Bechervaise Island, Mawson since 1991-92. Data include average male and female foraging trip durations for both the guard and creche stages of the ...


23. Adelie penguin nest census data for Bechervaise Island, Mawson [nest_census_BI]
Adélie penguin daily nest census data for the study nests on Béchervaise Island, Mawson from 1991 onwards. Daily or twice daily observations of presence of male, female, egg and chick ...


24. Adelie penguin nest records for Bechervaise Island, Mawson [nest_recs_BI]
Adélie penguin nest records for 300 study nests at Béchervaise Island, Mawson since 1990-91. Data include dates of lay, hatch, creche, incubation trips, and breeding success for pairs ...


25. Adelie penguin occupancy survey between Mawson and Taylor Glacier, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Mawson_Taylor]   PARENT METADATA
The dataset comprises Adelie penguin colony boundaries derived from oblique aerial photographs taken towards the end of the 2014/15 summer between Mawson and Taylor Glacier. The aerial photographs ...


26. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Bechervaise Island and Kista Rock, 2013 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Bechervaise_Kista_2013]   PARENT METADATA
Six colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season on Kista Island. On Bechervaise Island subcolonies C and R were not mapped and so are missing from the final layer, but birds were ...


27. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Bechervaise Island, 2013 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Bechervaise_2013]   PARENT METADATA
All subcolonies on Bechervaise Island were mapped with a hand held GPS (Garmin Legend) on the 9th of January 2013). The mapping was undertaken by Julie McInnes and Helen Achurch. The colonies were ...


28. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Bechervaise Island, 2016 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Bechervaise_2016]   PARENT METADATA
Adelie colony boundaries at Bechervaise Island were mapped by Matthew Pauza on the 21 Dec 2016. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating the perimeter on foot while carrying a Garmin GPS (Etrex30) ...


29. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Chick and Henry Islands, 2012 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Chick_Henry_2012]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in 26 January 2012 found a total of 2 islands along the coast between 120o30’E - 121o02’E had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The survey was conducted from a fixed wing ...


30. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Low Tongue, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Low_Tongue_2015]   PARENT METADATA
The dataset comprises Adelie penguin colony boundaries derived from oblique aerial photographs. The aerial photographs were geo-referenced to AAT coastline polygon data and the boundaries of Adelie ...


31. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Mount Biscoe, 1985 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Biscoe]   PARENT METADATA
Aerial and ground photos taken during a visit to Mount Biscoe in 1985 were used to map the extent of old guano and unoccupied pebble nests found in the area. The guano extended from the beach up the ...


32. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Murray Monolith, 2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Murray_2010]   PARENT METADATA
Oblique hand-held photographs were taken of all Adelie penguin breeding colonies at Murray Monolith from a fixed wing aircraft on 10 December 2010. These photographs were geo-referenced to a Worldview ...


33. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Scullin Monolith, 2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Scullin_2010]   PARENT METADATA
Oblique hand-held photographs were taken of all Adelie penguin breeding colonies at Scullin Monolith from a fixed wing aircraft on 10 December 2010. These photographs were geo-referenced to a Worldview ...


34. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Stillwell Island, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Stillwell_2015]   PARENT METADATA
The dataset comprises Adelie penguin colony boundaries on one island in the Stillwell Island group. Boundaries were derived from oblique aerial photographs. The aerial photographs were geo-referenced ...


35. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of Welch Island 2014 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Welch_2014]   PARENT METADATA
Adelie colony boundaries at Welch Island were mapped on the 30 Nov 2014 to provide a boundary for the pole camera survey. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating the perimeter on foot while carrying ...


36. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of islands along the Knox Coast, 2009-2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Knox_2009-2010]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in December 2009-February 2010 and January 2011 found a total of 6 islands along the Knox coast had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The survey in 2009/10 was conducted ...


37. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of islands along the Knox Coast, 2011 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Knox_2011]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in December 2009-February 2010 and January 2011 found a total of 6 islands along the Knox coast had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The survey in 2009/10 was conducted ...


38. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Balaena Islands, 2012 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Balaena]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey on 26 January 2012 found 1 island (70166) along the coast between 111 degrees 00'E - 111 degrees 10'E had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The survey was conducted from ...


39. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Bolingen Island group, 2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Bolingen]   PARENT METADATA
Occupancy surveys in November 2009 and December 2010 (Southwell and Emmerson 2013) found a total of 2 Adelie penguin breeding sites in the Bolingen Island group between longitudes 75.333oE-75.912oE. ...


40. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Kista Island Group, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Kista_2015]   PARENT METADATA
Seven colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season in the Kista Island group between the 17th and 27th of November 2015. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating the perimeter ...


41. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Lewis Islands, 2012 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Lewis_2012]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in December 2009-February 2010 and January 2011 found a total of 6 islands along the Knox coast had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The survey in 2009/10 was conducted ...


42. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rauer Group, 2009 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rauer_2009]   PARENT METADATA
Occupancy surveys in November 2008 (Southwell and Emmerson 2013) found a total of 13 Adelie penguin breeding sites in the Rauer Group. The boundaries of breeding sub-colonies at 12 of these sites ...


43. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rauer Group, 2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rauer_2010]   PARENT METADATA
Occupancy surveys in November 2008 (Southwell and Emmerson 2013) found a total of 13 Adelie penguin breeding sites in the Rauer Group. The boundaries of breeding sub-colonies at 12 of these sites ...


44. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Robinson Group, 2006 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Robinson_2006]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in November 2006 found a total of 29 islands in the Robinson Group of islands had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The boundaries of breeding colonies at 27 of these islands ...


45. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Robinson Group, 2013 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Robinson_2013]   PARENT METADATA
An occupancy survey in November 2006 found a total of 29 islands in the Robinson Group of islands had populations of breeding Adelie penguins. The boundaries of breeding colonies at 27 of these were ...


46. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rookery Island Group, 2013 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rookery_2013]   PARENT METADATA
Six colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season in the Rookery Island group in conjunction with colony counts. Islands 74814 and the main Rookery Island 74721 were not mapped this ...


47. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rookery Island Group, 2014 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rookery_2014]   PARENT METADATA
Two colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season in the Rookery Island group in conjunction with colony counts. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating the perimeter of sub-colonies ...


48. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Rookery Island Group, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Rookery_2015]   PARENT METADATA
Fourteen colonies with breeding Adelie colonies were mapped this season in the Rookery Island group between the 29th November and 14th of December 2015. Subcolonies were mapped by circumnavigating ...


49. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Stanton Group, 2015 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Stanton_2015]   PARENT METADATA
The dataset comprises Adelie penguin colony boundaries at three sites in the vicinity of Stanton Island. Boundaries were derived from oblique aerial photographs taken in the Stanton Island group. ...


50. Adelie penguin occupancy survey of the Svenner Islands, 2010 [AAS_4088_Adelie_occupancy_Svenner_2010]   PARENT METADATA
Occupancy surveys in November 2009 and December 2010 (Southwell and Emmerson 2013) found a total of 15 Adelie penguin breeding sites in the Svenner Islands between longitudes 76.50oE to 77.50oE. The ...


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