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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. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: Complete Collection, Version 1.1 [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_COMPLETE_V11_1.01]
The Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections, Version 1.1 contains 426 indicators for 239 countries from five major environmental sustainability indicator efforts: the 2006 ...


4. Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections: The Wellbeing of Nations [CIESIN_SEDAC_CESIC_WELLBEING_1.0]
The Wellbeing of Nations portion of the Compendium of Environmental Sustainability Indicator Collections contains a subset of 123 variables assembled from the Wellbeing of Nations, which assesses ...


5. LTER Georgia Coastal Ecosystems - September 2002 bin-averaged CTD profiles for the Georgia Coastal Ecosystems Intracoastal Waterway transect [page11_LTER_GCE_PHY_GCEM_0302c1]   PARENT METADATA
Three hydrographic surveys were performed from September 16 to September 18, 2002, along the Intracoastal Waterway between the Altamaha River south of Wolf Island and Sapelo Sound (Intracoastal Waterway ...


6. LTER Georgia Coastal Ecosystems - Spring 2001 CTD, PAR, oxygen and chlorophyll profiles for the Georgia Coastal Ecosystems Altamaha River transect [page15_LTER_GCE_PHY_GCEM_0205d]   PARENT METADATA
A series of four hydrographic surveys were performed from May 30 through June 4, 2001, along an east-to-west transect up the Altamaha River in Georgia. Vertical CTD profiles were collected at 1-2km ...


7. 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 ...


8. 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 ...


9. ACS data collected on the BROKE-West voyage of the Aurora Australis, 2006 [BROKE-West_ACS]   PARENT METADATA
Profiles of visible light absorption and attenuation coefficients were measured in the upper 100m of the water column. Data Acquisition: The Wetlabs ACS spectral absorption and attenuation meter ...


10. An assessment of some uncertainties in using ice core S180 data to deduce past temperatures [ASAC_987]
This project has no actual data to archive, but several pdf copies of publications produced from this work are available for download to AAD staff only from the provided URL. Taken from the abstracts ...


11. Applying e-science to evaluating Antarctic lakes as indicators of climate change - Crooked Lake Dataset [ASAC_2323_Crooked]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2323 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- E-science is an exciting new branch of inter-disciplinary ...


12. Applying e-science to evaluating antarctic lakes as indicators of climate change - O'Gorman Rocks Dataset [ASAC_2323_OGorman]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2323 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- E-science is an exciting new branch of inter-disciplinary ...


13. Bacterioplankton dynamics in Antarctic lakes [ASAC_2154]
---- Public Summary from Project ---- Bacteria are an important part of the planktonic community of lakes and other aquatic environments. They use dissolved organic carbon in the water as a ...


14. Batch ion-exchange experiments for Amberlite IRC748 (WTP for Thala Valley clean-up) [AAS1300_PW_BATCHIX]
A series of ion-exchange batch equilibrium experiments were undertaken with laboratory solutions spiked with heavy metals to investigate the removal of these metals by Amberlite IRC748 at variable ...


15. Chemistry data from the Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP_Chemistry]   CHILD METADATA   PARENT METADATA
Untreated, macerated wastewater effluent has been discharged to the sea at Davis Station since 2005, when the old wastewater treatment infrastructure was removed. This environmental assessment was ...


16. Column breakthrough ion-exchange experiments for Amberlite IRC748 (WTP for Thala Valley clean-up) [AAS1300_PW_COLUMNSIX]
A series of ion-exchange column breakthrough experiments were undertaken with laboratory solutions spiked with heavy metals to investigate the removal of these metals by Amberlite IRC748 at variable ...


17. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 1163 - Remediation of petroleum contaminants in the Antarctic and subantarctic [ASAC_1163_field_lab_books]
These are the electronic scanned copies of the lab and field books used for ASAC (AAS) project 1163 (Remediation of petroleum contaminants in the Antarctic and subantarctic) between 1999 and 2012. ...


18. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 2570 - Constraints on hydrocarbon adsorption and nutrient release from zeolites at low temperatures for hydrocarbon remediation in Antarctica [ASAC_2570_field_lab_books]
These are the scanned electronic copies of field and lab books used at Casey Station between 2004 and 2012 as part of ASAC (AAS) project 2570 - Constraints on hydrocarbon adsorption and nutrient release ...


19. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 2576 - The hydraulic behaviour of Permeable Reactive Barrier materials under freeze-thaw conditions [ASAC_2576_field_lab_books]   PARENT METADATA
These are the scanned electronic copies of field and lab books used at Casey Station between 2004 and 2007 as part of ASAC (AAS) project 2576 - The hydraulic behaviour of Permeable Reactive Barrier ...


20. Coring Analyses of Cores from Near Shore Sites in the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_310]
The sedimentological, chemical and isotopic characteristics of sediment cores from three slightly saline to hypersaline lakes (Highway, Ace and Organic Lakes) and two marine inlets (Ellis Fjord and ...


21. Development and application of particle separator technology for removal of contaminants from water in Antarctica; Site Characterisation, geochemistry [ASAC_1300_UMELB_SC]
The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) has identified the Thala Valley Tip near Casey Station as a high priority site for remediation. However there are difficulties with regards to contaminant dispersal ...


22. Development and application of technologies for the removal of heavy-metal contaminants from run-off associated with abandoned waste disposal sites - Permeable Reactive Barrier Data [ASAC_1300_PRB]
The contamination of soils by heavy metals is a problem that faces communities the world over. Contamination is of particular concern when it is mobilised into ground and surface waters, where it ...


23. Effect of Global Change on the Primary Production of Antarctic coastal Ecosystems [ASAC_2518]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2518 See the link below for public details on this project. Global climate change will lead to a reduction in the duration and thickness of sea ice in coastal ...


24. Effects of petroleum hydrocarbons to earthworms in laboratory toxicity tests [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity_Earthworms]
These data are the results of a series of laboratory-based toxicity tests in which earthworms were exposed soils that were spiked with a mixture of hydrocarbon compounds to mimic the existing contamination ...


25. Environmental and diatom data obtained from a survey of Campbell Island's lakes and ponds 2010-2011 [AAS_4156_Campbell_Diatoms]
Public Summary of AAS project 4156 - High resolution reconstructions of climate and ecosystem variability in the sub-Antarctic during the last two millennia Our understanding of global climate and ...


26. Field trial of WTP ion-exchange columns using Amberlite IRC748 during the Thala Valley clean-up [AAS1300_PW_FIELDTRIALIX]
Ion-exchange columns were used in the WTP (water treatment plant) for water treatment during the clean-up of the Thala Valley tip - data collected during the operation were used as a field trial to ...


27. Functional dynamics of the microbial loop in saline lakes of the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_919]
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 919. See the link below for public details on this project. The plankton dynamics of Ace Lake, a saline, meromictic basin in the Vestfold Hills, ...


28. GIS dataset of Wilkes produced from survey work completed in 1999 [ASAC_1163_WilkesGis_1999]
This dataset resulted from a GPS survey of contaminants at the abandoned Wilkes station, Windmill Islands, Antarctica in January, February 1999. The survey was carried out by Nadia Babicka of Macquarie ...


29. GIS dataset of Wilkes produced from survey work completed in 2010 [ASAC_1163_WilkesGIS_2010]
In 2010 we undertook sampling of soil and waters around Wilkes station and the main tip site. We repeated the work of Snape et al. 1999 and took a more dense set of samples across the area to determine ...


30. Have stream invertebrate communities of Macquarie Island changed over 15 years and are they likely to respond to climate changes or other environmental factors? [ASAC_2918]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2918 See the link below for public details on this project. This project will assess the extent of changes to the freshwater stream invertebrate communities ...


31. Historical remediation data from 2009-2016 from Macquarie Island, Casey Station, Davis Station and Lake Dingle [AAS_4036_RemediationProject_2009-16_RawData_AccessDB]
The data is all contained within an Access database. This is the historical data for the Remediation Project from 2009 up until the end of 2016.The database contains some unprocessed data from the ...


32. Images showing the retreat of sea ice and subsequent chlorophyll-a bloom in the spring/summer of 1997/98-2009/10, East Antarctica. [ice_retreat_blooms]
This data set comprises animations showing the spring/summer melt of sea ice in East Antarctica and the subsequent chlorophyll blooms. SMMR-SSM/I sea ice concentration data were obtained from the ...


33. Macquarie Island Station GPS survey 2014, for the Hydrocarbon Risk and Remediation Program [AAS_4036_GPS_Survey]
The data was collected by Lisa Meyer with a Leica1200 RTK dGPS unit loaned from the Australian Antarctic Divisions Science Branch. Point data was collected within the Macquarie Island station limits ...


34. Macquarie Island soil property data - January to March, 2013 [AAS_4135_soil_properties]
Soil cores were collected from numerous locations across the Macquarie Island Isthmus to test the residual toxicity of petroleum hydrocarbons in sub-Antarctic soils.. Replicate samples were collected ...


35. Major ion chemistry of Antarctic Saline Lakes [ASAC_70]
Major ion data for 41 samples from 10 lakes in the Vestfold Hills. Lakes: Cemetery, Club, Deep, Dingle, Jabs, Laternula, Lebed', Oblong, Organic and Stinear Parameters (measured and calculated): ...


36. Microfluidic quantitative PCR data for in-situ Macquarie Island Mesocosm assessing the toxicity of residual hydrocarbons. [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity]
This data set is the product of three high-throughput qPCR dynamic array Fluidigm chips. Data is semi-processed, as Fluidigm software does not allow the export of raw fluorescence data. In-situ ...


37. Modern day limnology and palaeolimnology of lakes in the Framnes Mountains and Stillwell Hills [ASAC_2509]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2509 See the link below for public details on this project. This project studied the limnology of lakes in the Framnes Mountains and Stillwell Hills near ...


38. National Water Quality Management Strategy: water quality and monitoring guidelines [water_quality]
This metadata record has been created to describe a CD product of New Zealand's National Agenda for Sustatinable Water Management. This CD has in no way been produced by the Australian Antarctic Division ...


39. Operational Taxonomic Unit (OTU) Microbial Ecotoxicology data from Macquarie Island and Casey Station: TPH, Chemistry and OTU Abundance data [ASAC_1163_Ecotox]
This dataset contains the following information with regards to the Ecotox Project: General location and sampling date metadata. Soil characteristic analysis such as grain size, etc. Full breakdown ...


40. Palaeoclimate Analysis of Sediment Cores from the Fjords and Lakes of the Vestfold Hills [ASAC_784]
From the abstracts of some of the referenced papers: The relationship between surface sediment diatom assemblages and measured limnological variables in 33 coastal Antarctic lakes was examined by ...


41. Palaeolimnological investigations of coastal continental lakes in the Larsemann Hills [ASAC_2112]
1.The lakes and ponds in the Larsemann Hills and Bolingen Islands (East-Antarctica) are characterised by cyanobacteria-dominated, benthic microbial mat communities. A 56-lake dataset representing ...


42. Past and Present Freshwater Lake Environments on Macquarie Island [ASAC_539]
Samples were collected between 1998 and 1992 on Macquarie Island from existing water bodies and from exposed lake sediments up to 14,000 years old. The dataset comprises a taxa list of 131 non-marine ...


43. Rothera Permanent DORIS Observatory Site [scar-ggi12]   PARENT METADATA
This permanent Doppler Orbitography and Radio-positioning Integrated by Satellite (DORIS) site contributes data to the International Earth Rotation Service (IERS). Climate indicators of rothera ...


44. Soil invertebrate survey at Macquarie Island fuel spill sites 2007/8 [AAS_2933_Macca_Invertebrates]
The following methods text is primarily extracted from a manuscript submitted for publication, with only minor modifications, the related data set includes a subset of samples, collected from Green ...


45. Stream invertebrate communities of Macquarie Island [AAS_3261]
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3261. The objectives of this project are to: 1. Assess temporal variability in stream invertebrates on the sub-Antarctic island, Macquarie Island. ...


46. Tracer test results and particle size analysis of Lower Permeable Reactive Barrier (PRB), Main Powerhouse site, Casey Station. [AAS_4029_Tracer_Particle]
A permeable reactive barrier (PRB) was installed downgradient of the Main Powerhouse at Casey Station in 2005 in order to contain and treat fuel contaminated water arising from a fuel spill that occurred ...


47. Understanding the impact of change on Australia's World Heritage subantarctic islands [ASAC_3095]   CHILD METADATA
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 3095. Public Global warming and the impact of feral animals or weedy plant species are causing changes in terrestrial sub-Antarctic ecosystems. We ...


48. Virus participation in dissolved organic carbon dynamics in freshwater lakes [ASAC_2352]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2352 See the link below for public details on this project. ---- Public Summary from Project ---- In the last ten years it has become evident that viruses ...


49. Baringo (Kenya) Pilot Study for Desertification Assessment and Mapping [NBId0169_101]
The purpose of the Kenya Pilot Study was to evaluate the FAO/UNEP Provisional Methodology for Assessment and Mapping of Desertification, and to recommend an effective, simple methodology for desertification ...


50. Lake Chad Datasets, Africa [NBId0079_101]
The Lake Chad Dataset which is a detailed case study of the UNEP/FAO/ESRI Family was developed by UNEP/GRID, on behalf of the UNEP/Fresh Water Unit for the Lake Chad Commission on Sustainable Development. ...


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