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1. Analyses of tissue samples from Antarctic Rock-cod (Trematomus bernacchii) collected at sites around Davis station to determine wastewater exposure and sub-lethal impact [AAS_4177_Rock_Cod_Wastewater]
This metadata record will contain the results of analyses of tissue samples from Antarctic Rock-cod (Trematomus bernacchii) collected at sites around Davis station to determine wastewater exposure ...


2. Metal accumulation and partitioning in two Antarctic marine microalgae from exposure to cadmium, copper, nickel, lead, and zinc [AAS_4326_bioaccumulation]
This data describes the cellular metal concentrations of Phaeocystis antarctica and Cryothecomonas armigera following exposure to metals singly and in mixtures in laboratory studies. Microalgae were ...


3. Responses of Antarctic marine biota to contaminants - Amphipod and Isopod toxicity tests, Kingston 2007 [AAS_2933_MetalToxicityMarine_Amphipod.Isopod_Kingston2007]   PARENT DIF
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 2933. While it is generally thought that Antarctic organisms are highly sensitive to pollution, there is little data to support or disprove this. ...


4. Responses of Antarctic marine biota to contaminants - Juvenile Gastropod toxicity tests, Kingston 2007 [AAS_2933_MetaToxicityMarine_JuvenileGastropods_Kingston2007]   PARENT DIF
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 2933. While it is generally thought that Antarctic organisms are highly sensitive to pollution, there is little data to support or disprove this. ...


5. Toxicity of an intermediate fuel and three chemical fuel dispersants to an Antarctic Polychaete Ophryotrocha orensanzi [AAS_4142_Polychaete_Toxicity_Dispersants]
Live O. orensanzi were found in the AAD's Marine Research Facility emerging from sediments during feeding on 3 July 2014. It is likely that live specimens were included in samples collected for another ...


6. Toxicity of single metals and metal mixtures to Antarctic Marine Copepods [AAS_4100_Toxicity_Copepods]
This metadata record contains the results of two bioassays testing the response of Antarctic marine copepods to both individual and combined metals via 14 day toxicity tests. The tests were conducted ...


7. Assessment of the performance of diffusive gradients in thin-films for metal contaminant measurements in Antarctic marine waters [AAS_4326_DGTvalidation]
This study assessed the performance of diffusive gradients in thin-films (DGT) with a binding resin that used Chelex-100 (iminodiacetic acid functional groups) to measure cadmium, copper, nickel, ...


8. Characteristics of soil collected on Macquarie Island in 2008. [MI08_soil_properties]
Samples were collected on Macquarie Island from three sites: the main powerhouse, the fuel farm and a reference site on the isthmus by the Bioremediation Project team in January 2008. Soil characteristics ...


9. GC-FID analysis of soil respirometery experiment. Soil from Macquarie Island, sampled in 2003. [MI03_resp_nutrients_GC1]
Field samples were collected from the Main Power House at Macquarie Island - coordinates.... The soil sample used for the respirometer trial was made up as a composite of 8 cores, namely: MPH1, MPH3, ...


10. Study of the benthic fauna and flora of the seabeds in southern area of Livingston Island [CNDA-ESP_93-94-0996-1161_16-21]
In English: Estimate of the plentifulness of the different benthic species, by means of samples collected in radial areas with drag box-corer, Agassiz drag and suprabenthic grip slipper, on the southern ...


11. Dataloggers at Mawson's Hut, Cape Denison - microclimate measurements [Mawsons_Huts_Dataloggers]   PARENT DIF
Dataloggers were installed in a number of locations inside and outside Mawson's Huts at Cape Denison. The dataloggers measure temperature and relative humidity for the purpose of helping gauge corrosivity ...


12. Rhode Island Department of Health Beach Monitoring Program [gomc_249]
Levels of bacteria in Rhode Island's beaches are related to rainfall, CSO's, and the presence of waterfowl. In periods of dry weather water quality at beaches is consistently within acceptable limits. ...


13. Marine Debris Bibliography [Marine_Debris_Bibliography]
Marine Debris Bibliography compiled by Frederique Olivier contains 210 records. The fields in this dataset are: Bibliography index Subset Date of Publication Author/s Title Source Area Keywords ...


14. Marine plastics found at Heard Island and Macquarie Island [Marine_Plastics_Heard_Macquarie]
This project monitored plastics at the four-bays area on Heard Island and at Sandell Bay on Macquarie Island. It characterised plastics by infra-red spectroscopy both from the beach collection and ...


15. The position and images of the detonation of damaged explosives at Mawson Station, Antarctica [Mawson_Explosives_2003]
On the third of March 2003, between 1730 and 1800 hours local time, at Mawson Station Antarctica, some damaged explosives were deliberately detonated in order to safely dispose of them. The explosives ...


16. A practical approach to the assessment of risk to Antarctic marine organisms from environmental contaminants: Modelled 10 day and 4 day LC50 from rapid tests at Casey 2005/06 [ASAC_2677]
Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 2677 Data on the sensitivity of Antarctic marine organisms to contaminants is limited, and is essential to understanding the risks contaminants pose to ...


17. Collaborative Research: Exploring the Vulnerability of Southern Ocean Pinnipeds to Climate Change - An Integrated Approach [USAP-1142108_1]
Building on previously funded NSF research, the use of paleobiological and paleogenetic data from mummified elephant seal carcasses found along the Dry Valleys and Victoria Land Coast in areas that ...


18. Illumina 16s amplicon sequencing data for in-situ Macquarie Island Mesocosm assessing the toxicity of residual hydrocarbons. [AAS_4135_Hydrocarbon_Toxicity_amplicon]
This data set is Illumina 16s (bacterial) amplicon sequencing data for the Macquarie Island mesocosm ecotoxicology study. In-situ soil mesocosms (n=20) were set up on Macquarie Island in February ...


19. PLEIADES 1A 1B Mission [CNES_http__cnes.fr_ark_68059_894b417ef550dae0db52b508d7fa942c_IDN_1.7]
The Pleiades system is an optical observation system with a metric resolution designed to offer a high acquisition capability with a revisit lower than 24 hours to satisfy both civilian and military ...


20. Toxicity of metal mixtures to two Antarctic marine microalgae [AAS_4326_Microalgae_Metal_Toxicity]
This metadata record contains observed and predicted toxicity data from bioassays with two species of Antarctic marine microalgae: Phaeocystis antarctica (Prymnesiophyceae) and Cryothecomonas armigera ...


21. CMS: Atmospheric CO2 and C Isotopes, Fossil Fuel Contributions, California, 2014-2015 [Atmospheric_CO2_California_1641_1]
This dataset provides atmospheric measurements of CO2 concentrations, the contributions of fossil fuel CO2 (ffCO2), and carbon isotopes d13C and D14C from nine observation sites in California for ...


22. CO2 Surface Exchange Data Sets Used in the Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) 3-Dimensional (3-D) Global Tracer Transport Model, CDIAC/DB-1006 [FUNG_CO2_INPUT_1]
[Source: NASA/GISS] This page offers access to a number of datasets which describe the exchange of carbon dioxide between Earth's surface and atmosphere. They ...


23. Antarctic Specially Protected Areas (Points and Polygons) 2018 Update [AAS_4296_Updated_ASPAs_2018]
Starting with the most recently updated polygon shapefile of ASPAs (Terauds and Lee 2016), which contained some minor improvement on the original ASPA spatial layer first made publicly available in ...


24. Biodiversity data from Antarctic Specially Protected Area Management Plans (2018) [AAS_4296_ASPA_Biodiversity_Data]
Biodiversity data from Antarctic Specially Protected Area Management Plans. We extracted and digitized all spatially explicit biodiversity data reported in the 72 existing ASPA management plans


25. Environment Maps (Wastewater Treatment Facilities), Manitoba, Canada [Canada_GoM_EnvironmentMaps]
The 1:1 000 000 scale map shows wastewater treatment facilities located across Manitoba. Locations of wastewater treatment facilities in southern Manitoba are fairly accurate and about 95% have been ...


26. Global Fire Emissions Database, Version 2.1 [vg_gfe21_849_2]
This data set consists of 1 degree x 1 degree gridded monthly burned area, fuel loads, combustion completeness, and fire emissions of carbon (C), carbon dioxide (CO2), carbon monoxide (CO), methane ...


27. Global N Cycle: Fluxes and N2O Mixing Ratios Originating from Human Activity [global_n_cycle_797_1]
Nitrogen is a major nutrient in terrestrial ecosystems and an important catalyst in tropospheric photochemistry. Over the last century human activities have dramatically increased inputs of reactive ...


28. Meteorological and Chemical Data Collected for the Atmospheric Integrated Research Monitoring Network Dry Deposition (AIRMoN-Dry) [ATDD0002]
A network of meteorological and chemical filterpack monitoring stations has been in operation since the summer of 1984. Additional towers have since been installed around the United States, several ...


29. Meteorological and Chemical Data Collected for the Atmospheric Integrated Research Monitoring Network Wet Deposition (AIRMoN-Wet) [ATDD_AIRMON-WETDEP]
The longest U.S. network record of precipitation chemistry in the modern era is that which started as the Department of Energy's Multistate Atmospheric Power Production Pollution Study (MAP3S) in ...


30. Nitrogen Deposition onto the United States and Western Europe [global_clim_nitrogen_730_1]
This data set contains data for wet and dry nitrogen-species deposition for the United States and Western Europe. Deposition data were acquired directly from monitoring programs in the United States ...


31. Remote Sensing Data Before and After California Rim and King Forest Fires, 2010-2015 [King_Rim_Fire_Analysis_1288_1]
This data set provides high-resolution surface reflectance, thermal imagery, burn severity metrics, and LiDAR-derived structural measures of forested areas in the Sierra Nevada Mountains, California, ...


32. Responses of Antarctic marine biota to contaminants - Brown Ostracod toxicity tests, Kingston 2007 [AAS_2933_MetalToxicityMarine_BrownOstracods_Kingston2007]   PARENT DIF
Metadata record for data from AAS (ASAC) Project 2933. While it is generally thought that Antarctic organisms are highly sensitive to pollution, there is little data to support or disprove this. ...


33. Airborne/MEIS Images [CANNRCANCCRSAFIMEIS]
MEIS is a high-resolution multispectral electro-optical imaging sensor that was originally developed by the Canada Centre for Remote Sensing (CCRS). It is complimented by a DS 1260 MSS sensor (digital ...


34. ERS-1 and ERS-2 SAR Data over Canada [CANEMRCCRSERS1]
The European Space Agency ERS-1 satellite was launched on July 17, 1991 with a projected lifespan of two to three years. CCRS began reception of its successor, ERS-2, on July 9, 1995 and is still ...


35. Major Marine Ecological Disturbances, Morbidity, Mortality and Disease of Marine Wildlife Species Human Health and Economic Impacts [HEED_UNH]
The HEED (Health, Ecological and Economic Dimensions of) Global Change Program, a 3-year effort funded by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Office of Global Programs ...


36. NERC Land Ocean Interaction Study (LOIS) River-Atmosphere-Coast Study (RACS) data off the east coast of England (from 1992) [BODC_NERC_LOIS_RACS]   CHILD DIFs
The River-Atmosphere-Coast Study (RACS) of the Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) of the United Kingdom studies land-sea interactions in the coastal zone and the major exchanges (physical, ...


37. National Pesticide Information Retrieval System (NPIRS) [EPA0165]
The "National Pesticide Information Retrieval System (NPRIS)" is a subscription database of the Center for Environmental and Regulatory Systems (CERIS). It provides information to subscribers only ...


38. National Pesticide Survey (NPS) [EPA0129]
The "National Pesticide Survey (NPS)" contains the results of a one-time survey conducted by EPA to determine the frequency and concentration of pesticides and nitrate in drinking water wells nationwide, ...


39. Physical and Chemical Ocean Data, with Surface Meteorology, from the Adriatic, from 1913 to the present [IOF_HYDROGRAPHIC]
This file contains meteorological data above the sea surface, and physical-chemical oceanographic data (at the standard discrete depth levels) from the Adriatic Sea, from 1913 to the present. These ...


40. Predicting contaminant impacts at Lake Vanda, Antarctica [K094_1995_1997_NZ_1]
Samples of water, phytoplankton, sediment, soil and bacterial mat were sampled from Lake Vanda and the old Vanda station site, in order to determine the fate of trace metal contaminants and their ...


41. Prevalence and effects of lead poisoning resulting from ingestion of lead fishing sinkers and other fishing tackle on selected avian species. [usgsbrdnwhc_d_lead]
Lead poisoning of birds, particularly common loons (Gavia immer) and trumpeter swans (Cygnus buccinator), in the United States due to the ingestion of lead fishing sinkers has been documented in several ...


42. Resource Conservation and Recovery Information System (RCRIS) [EPA0169]
The "Resource Conservation and Recovery Information System (RCRIS)" database has been compiled by state and federal environmental agencies under the direction of the U.S. Environmental Protection ...


43. Survey of Selected Microbial Pathogens in the Salton Sea [usgsbrdnwhc_d_microbpathogens]
This data documents the distribution of known and potential microbial pathogens in the Salton Sea ecosystem to provide baseline information for those tasked to evaluate proposed engineering projects ...


44. TOXLINE [nlm_toxline]   PARENT DIF
TOXLINE is the National Library of Medicine's extensive collection of online bibliographic information covering the biochemical, pharmacological, physiological, and toxicological ...


45. The Mercury Deposition Network: A National Atmospheric Deposition Program (NADP) Network [NADP_MDN]
The Mercury Deposition Network (MDN) is a national database of weekly concentrations of total mercury in precipitation and the seasonal and annual flux of total mercury in wet deposition. The data ...


46. The Mesoamerican Biological Corridor Project [NASA_MBC7]
A three-year project developed to map and monitor land cover of the Mesoamerican Biological Corridor. The project is divided into two components: 1) land cover/land use mapping and 2) ...


47. Trends in emissions of acidifying pollutants in Europe [EEA_ACID]
The Trends in emissions of acidifying pollutants (CLRTAP/EMEP) datasets provide data on anthropogenic emissions of acidifying pollutants (NH3, NOX, SO2) sent by countries to CLRTAP/EMEP with copies ...


48. Trends in emissions of greenhouse gases (EEA sector classification and IPCC sector classification) [EEA_GREENHOUSE]
Data on greenhouse gas emissions and removals, sent by countries to UNFCCC and the EU Greenhouse Gas Monitoring Mechanism (EU Member States) with copies to EEA and ETC/ACC. Data compiled ...


49. Trends in emissions of ozone precursors (CLRTAP/EMEP) [EEA_CLRTAP_EMEP]
Data on anthropogenic emissions of ozone precursors (CO and NMVOC) sent by countries to CLRTAP/EMEP with copies to EEA and ETC/ACC. Data compiled and held by ETC/ACC are annual national total emissions ...


50. Volatile Organic Compound Total Exposure Assessment Methodology Study (VOC TEAM) [EPA0145]
The Total Exposure Assessment Methodology (TEAM) was designed by the EPA to develop and demonstrate methods to measure human exposure to toxic substances in air and drinking water. The goals of Volatile ...


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