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1. Data for flow cytometry, FlowCam, and microscopy comparison experiment [AAS_4026_Variance_Experiment]   PARENT METADATA
This data set was collected from two minicosm experiments conducted at Davis Station, Antarctica. 1. Variance experiment - 2013/14 summer season 2. Ocean acidification experiment - 2014/15 summer ...


2. Penguin Foraging Reveals Phytoplankton Spatial Structure in the Ross Sea [NSF-ANT11-42174_1]
The Ross Sea is believed to contributes a huge portion (~1/3) of the primary productivity of the Southern Ocean and is home to a similar large portion of the top predators (e.g. 38% of Adelie, 28% ...


3. Toxicity of physically and chemically dispersed fuels to the common Antarctic amphipod, Paramoera walkeri [AAS_4142_Paramoera_walkeri_dispersant_fuel_toxicity]
This metadata record contains the results from bioassays conducted to show the response of the common Antarctic amphipod, Paramoera walkeri to contamination from combinations of Special Antarctic ...


4. 1968 Louisiana Coastal Marsh Vegetative Type Transect Point Dataset [usgs_nwrc_louisianatransect]
This dataset contains a point coverage with an associated database file. The original dataset was collected through visual field observation by Robert Chabreck (Louisiana Cooperative Wildlife Research ...


5. 1986-1988 Plot-Transect Installation - Roan Mountain Massif Content Management [NBII_SAIN2]
This data set contains information on a set of transects and plots that were originally installed in 1987 and 1988 on the grassy balds of the Roan Mountain Massif (Round Bald, Engine Gap, Jane Bald, ...


6. 1987- 1992 Plot-Transect - Community and Mowing Analysis - Roan Mountain Massif Data [NBII_SAIN5]
The transects and plots were originally installed in 1987 and 1988 on the grassy balds of the Roan Mountain Massif [Round Bald, Engine Gap, Jane Bald, Grassy Ridge, Big Yellow Mountain (also known ...


7. 1989 Wildlife Assessment Database [USDA0382]
The "1989 Wildlife Assessment Database" contains information on animal population and harvest statistics. Its purpose is to gather national data supporting analysis of recent historical trends in ...


8. 1997 UN List of National Protected Areas [iucn_protected_areas]
This prototype database has been developed by UNEP-WCMC in collaboration with a number of partners. The IUCN World Commission on Protected Areas and UNEP-WCMC have collaborated since the ...


9. A Climate Change Atlas for 80 Forest Tree Species of the Eastern United States [spatial database], USDA-FS [USDA.FS.NRS.CCTreeAtlas]
(Adapted from Project Home Page) The purpose of this atlas is to highlight the status of the current forests of the United States, east of the 100th meridian. The authors present 80 common species ...


10. A Comparison of Conventional and Organic Farming Systems [USDA0010]
The "Comparison of Conventional and Organic Farming Systems" database contains data from experimental growing of crops under different farming systems and changing soil parameters over time. Data ...


11. A Global Forest Cover Data Set from the World Conservation Monitoring Centre (WCMC) [Global_Forest_Cover]
Mounting global concern over the conservation status of the world's biodiversity, especially at ecosystem and species levels, has led tocalls for increasing the extent of protected areas ...


12. A Multi-decadal Record of Antarctic Benthos: Image Analysis to Maximize Data Utilization [NSF-ANT13-55533]
Antarctic benthic communities are characterized by many species of sponges (Phylum Porifera), long thought to exhibit extremely slow demographic patterns of settlement, growth and reproduction. This ...


13. A testbed for zooplankton models of the Irish Sea [GLOBEC_059_UK_009]   PARENT METADATA
The aim is to establish a numerical model system providing a robust 3-dimensional physical environment within which ecosystem and zooplankton models of different structure and complexity will be compared ...


14. ACE Basin (ACE) NERR Nutrient Metadata January-December 2004 Latest Update: July 21, 2005 [CDMO_acenut01-12.04m]   PARENT METADATA
Nutrient monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from four locations within or adjacent to the reserve on a monthly basis of the following parameters: orthophosphate, ...


15. ACE Basin (ACE) NERR Water Quality Metadata January-December 1999 Metadata Report Latest update: September 19, 2001 [CDMO_acewq01-12.99m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least ...


16. ACE Basin (ACE) National Estuarine Research Reserve Meteorological Metadata Report March - December 2001 [CDMO_acemet03-12.01m]   PARENT METADATA
Meteorological monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from at least one location within or adjacent to the reserve. Data are collected every 5 seconds and averages ...


17. ACE Basin (ACE) National Estuarine Research Reserve Water Quality Metadata January-December 2002 Latest update: May 12, 2003 [CDMO_acewq01-12.02m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least every 30 ...


18. ACE Basin (ACE) National Estuarine Research Reserve Water Quality Metadata January-December 2004 Report Latest edit: May 6, 2005 [CDMO_acewq01-12.04m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least every 30 ...


19. ACE Basin NERR Nutrient Metadata January-December 2002 Latest Update: December 15, 2004 [CDMO_acenut01-12.02m]   PARENT METADATA
Meteorological monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from at least one location within or adjacent to the reserve. Data are collected every 5 seconds and averages ...


20. ACE Basin NERR Nutrient Metadata January-December 2003 Latest Update: December 6, 2004 [CDMO_acenut01-12.03m]   PARENT METADATA
Nutrient monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from four locations within or adjacent to the reserve on a monthly basis of the following parameters: orthophosphate, ...


21. ACE Basin NERR Water Quality Metadata January-December 2001 Latest update: August 20, 2002 [CDMO_acewq01-12.01m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR)at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least every 30 ...


22. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve January-December 1996 Metadata Report Lastest Update: September 26, 2001 [CDMO_acewq01-12.96m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least ...


23. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve January-December 1997 Water Quality Metadata Report Latest Update: September 26, 2001 [CDMO_acewq01-12.97m]
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least ...


24. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve January-December 1998 Water Quality Metadata Report Latest Update: September 26, 2001 [CDMO_acewq01-12.98m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least ...


25. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve March - December 1995 Metadata Report edited: 9/19/97 [CDMO_acewq03-12.95m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least ...


26. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve Meteorological Metadata January - December 2002 Latest Update: February 11, 2005 [CDMO_acemet01-12.02m]   PARENT METADATA
Meteorological monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from at least one location within or adjacent to the reserve. Data are collected every 5 seconds and averages ...


27. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve Meteorological Metadata Report January - December 2003 [CDMO_acemet01-12.03m]   PARENT METADATA
Meteorological monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from at least one location within or adjacent to the reserve. Data are collected every 5 seconds and averages ...


28. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve Meteorological Metadata Report January - December 2004 [CDMO_acemet01-12.04m]   PARENT METADATA
Meteorological monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from at least one location within or adjacent to the reserve. Data are collected every ...


29. ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve Water Quality Metadata Report January-December 2000 Latest Update: May 22, 2001 [CDMO_acewq01-12.00m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected at least every 30 ...


30. ACID WATER SUSCEPTIBILITY WALES [EIC12]
Estimate of the vulnerability of surface waters in Wales to acidification from the effects of atmospheric pollution. Estimates made on the basis of the sensitivity of receptor soils geology, watercourses ...


31. APA NERR Site Water Quality Metadata Form April - December 1995 Latest Update: September 29, 1998 [CDMO_apawq04-12.95m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected ...


32. APA NERR Site Water Quality Metadata Form January - December 1997 Latest Update: April 16, 1999 [CDMO_apawq01-12.97m]   PARENT METADATA
Water quality monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) at four locations within or adjacent to the reserve. The following parameters are collected ...


33. Abandoned Elephant Seal Colonies in Antarctica: Integration of Genetic, Isotopic, and Geologic Approaches toward Understanding Holocene Environmental Change [NSF-ANT04-39906]
During previous NSF-sponsored research, the PI's discovered that southern elephant seal colonies once existed along the Victoria Land coast (VLC) of Antarctica, a region where they are no longer observed. ...


34. Acreage Report from USDA/NASS, from the USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service [USDA0432]
"Acreage" is a full-text report that contains data on acreage by planted and/or areas by state for a wide variety of field crops. This report is a supplement to Crop Production and is ...


35. African Water Stress Study for the World Water Development Report II [UNH_WWRDII_AFRICA]
Outputs from a Water Balance and Transport Model (WBM/WTM) were used to determine the spatial distribution of renewable water supply, expressed as the sum of local runoff and river corridor discharge. ...


36. Aging in Weddell Seals: Proximate Mechanisms of Age-Related Changes in Adaptations to Breath-Hold Hunting in an Extreme Environment [NSF-ANT06-49609]
The primary objectives of this research are to investigate the proximate effects of aging on diving capability in the Weddell Seal and to describe mechanisms by which aging may influence foraging ...


37. Agricultural, Geographic and Population data for Counties in the Contiguous United States [EOSWEBSTER_US_County_Data]   CHILD METADATA
Annual crop data from 1972 to 1998 are now available on EOS-WEBSTER. These data are county-based acreage, production, and yield estimates published by the National Agricultural Statistics ...


38. Alternative Nutritional Strategies in Antarctic Protists [NSF-ANT08-38955]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). Most organisms meet their carbon and energy needs using photosynthesis (phototrophy) or ingestion/assimilation ...


39. Ammonia Oxidation Versus Heterotrophy in Crenarchaeota Populations from Marine Environments West of the Antarctic Peninsula [NSF-ANT08-38996]
Ammonia oxidation is the first step in the conversion of regenerated nitrogen to dinitrogen gas, a 3-step pathway mediated by 3 distinct guilds of bacteria and archaea. Ammonia oxidation and the overall ...


40. An Ecosystem Model of Carbon, Nitrogen and Water Balances in Forests [EOSWEBSTER_PnET_Ecosystem_Model]   CHILD METADATA
PnET (net photosynthesis / evapotranspiration) is a nested series of models of carbon (C), water and nitrogen dynamics in forest ecosystems. The models can be used to predict transient ...


41. An Integrated Ecological Investigation of McMurdo Dry Valley's Active Soil Microbial Communities [NSF-ANT11-42102]
The McMurdo Dry Valleys in Antarctica are among the coldest, driest habitats on the planet. Previous research has documented the presence of surprisingly diverse microbial communities in the soils ...


42. Analysis Products on Irrigation [NRCS_NRI_SotL_IRRIGATION]
The Irrigation maps are split into two section. The first set of maps are from the preliminary 1997 NRI data. The following set are from 1992 and earlier data. Both sets of maps deal ...


43. Analysis Products on Soil Quality [NRCS_NRI_SotL_SOIL_QUALITY]
The Salinity Influenced Soils on Non-Federal Land, 1992 map shows soils considered 'Salinity Influenced' on all non-Federal land. One blue dot equals 10,000 acres of cropland, potential cropland, ...


44. Analysis Products on Urbanization [NRCS_NRI_SotL_URBANIZTION]
The Urbanization maps contain preliminary 1997 NRI data as well as 1992 and earlier data. Some of the maps look at the amount of change in developed land area. The land may have been previously ...


45. Analysis Products on Water Quality [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WATER_QUALITY]
All of the maps, figures and tables for NRI's water quality are taken from publications. Many of the publications discuss the use of fertilizer, pesticide, or manure. Several of the maps are taken ...


46. Analysis Products on Wetlands [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WETLANDS]
The Wetland maps use 1992 and earlier data. These maps show the location of different types of wetlands. The wetlands may be on crop, pasture, range, forest, developed or rural land. Some of the ...


47. Analysis Products on Wildlife Habitat [NRCS_NRI_SotL_WILDLIFE]
The NRI's Wildlife Habitat contains one map, Threatened and Endangered Species, 1995 This map shows the number of threatened and endangered plant and animal species by county. There is also a table, ...


48. Animal Diversity Web [um_animaldiversityweb]
The Animal Diversity Web is an online database of animal natural history, distribution, classification, and conservation biology at the University of Michigan. Students learn considerable detail about ...


49. Antarctic Pack Ice Seals Project (APIS) Acoustic Data for the Eastern Ross Sea 2000 [APIS_Acoustic_data]
APIS (Antarctic Pack Ice Seals) was an international program formulated by the SCAR Group on Specialists on Seals to consider the functional significance of upper trophic level predators ...


50. Apalachicola (APA) NERR Nutrient Metadata April - December 2002 Latest Update: September 3, 2004 [CDMO_apanut04-12.02m]   PARENT METADATA
Nutrient monitoring is conducted at 26 National Estuarine Research Reserves (NERR) from four locations within or adjacent to the reserve on a monthly basis of the following parameters: orthophosphate, ...


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