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1. ACES-ACCENT: Antarctic Climate Change and Nonlinear Teleconnections [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00500]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...

2. ACES-FOCAS: Forcings from the Ocean, Clouds, Atmosphere and Sea-ice [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00499]
ACES will investigate the atmospheric and oceanic links that connect the climate of the Antarctic to that of lower latitudes, and their controlling mechanisms. Specific research topics will include ...

3. AFI 01/07_01 - Observations of Antarctic Precipitation processes - Air samples and analyses, 2000/03 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00396]
The sampling programme was carried out successfully using kites and helium balloon assisted kites to sample in both low and higher winds speeds. Air samples were successfully processed using the Ice ...

4. AFI 01/07_02 - Observations of Antarctic Precipitation processes - Ice Nuclei & Meteorological Data, Mount Rex, Antarctica Jan-Feb 2002 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00423]
The sampling programme was carried out successfully using kites and helium balloon assisted kites to sample in both low and higher winds speeds. Air samples were successfully processed using the Ice ...

5. Adelaide Island Microclimate Data [96159393396972]
The British Antarctic Survey has deployed data loggers at a number of locations on Adelaide Island, to collect microclimate (micrometerological) data. Various types of logger are used, recording ...

6. Aeromagnetic Survey - Local Data [94447955166780]
The acquistion in 1973 of an aeromagnetic system enabled the British Antarctic Survey (BAS) to initiate a systematic geophysical survey. In addition to a regional survey, areas of specific local geological ...

7. Aeromagnetic Survey - Regional Data [94421633457375]
The British Antarctic Survey (BAS) began regional aeromagnetic surveys over the Antarctic Peninsula in 1973. The first four seasons up to 1980, together with supplementary data from subsequent seasons, ...

8. Air sampling at Halley [93498431188064]
The chemical content and chemistry of the atmosphere above Antarctica is of considerable interest for a number of reasons. It is the cleanest part of the Earth's troposphere and therefore offers ...

9. Alexander Island Microclimate Data [96159374900008]
The British Antarctic Survey has deployed data loggers at a number of locations on Alexander Island, to collect microclimate (micrometerological) data. Various types of logger are used, recording ...

10. Antarctic Digital Database [88124823222432]
The Antarctic Digital Database (ADD) is the premier source of vector topographic data for Antarctica. First published on CD-ROM in 1993, the current version is available for download from "http://www.add.scar.org/". ...

11. Antarctic Peninsula Long Term Environmental Monitoring and Surveying [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00526]
LTMS will build on and extend BAS's past collection of long-term time-series of key environmental variables. Examples include the ongoing collection of the temperature record which shows that the ...

12. Antarctic Plant Database [88885128135760]
This database contains information on the herbarium specimens held in the herbarium of the British Antarctic Survey (international code AAS) as well as information about specimens collected in the ...

13. BAS Geological Database [90060473963772]
The BAS Geological Database comprises of a series of data tables cataloguing all geology data collection points and geological specimens collected by BAS Geological scientists from all over the world, ...

14. BAS Geophysical Data - Overview [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00156]   CHILD DIFs
Overview summary of the BAS geophysical datasets.

15. BEDMAP ice-thickness database [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00252]
Data describing the thickness of the Antarctic ice sheet collected on surveys undertaken over the past 50 years have been brought together into a single database. These data have allowed the compilation ...

16. BEDMAP ice-thickness database - 93263573830877 [93263573830877]
Data describing the thickness of the Antarctic ice sheet collected on surveys undertaken over the past 50 years have been brought together into a single database. These data have allowed ...

17. BIOFLAME-BIOPEARL: BIOdiversity dynamics: Phylogeography, Evolution And Radiation of Life [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00504]
Geological and biological sampling associated with recolonisation histories. BIOFLAME will study the DNA &fingerprints& of biological evolution to trace the way species adapt to environmental extremes ...

18. BIOFLAME-BIOREACH: BIOlogical Responses to Extreme Antarctic Conditions and Hyper-extremes [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00507]
BIOFLAME will study the DNA "fingerprints" of biological evolution to trace the way species adapt to environmental extremes . We will use state-of-the-art genomics technology to investigate the DNA ...

19. BIOTEX 1 [93308234558848]
The BIOTEX 1 expedition was borne out of the BIOTAS (Biological Investigations of Terrestrial Antarctic Systems) programme of SCAR. Hosted by the Programma Nazionale Richerche in Antartide (PNRA) ...

20. Bentham spectroradiometer data [90292757365182]
The Bentham spectroradiometer is sited on the roof of the Bonner Laboratory at Rothera. It measures spectral global irradiance between 280 and 600 nm with a step size of 0.5 nm and a resolution of ...

21. Berkner Island Ice Cores 1994-95 [89738616867620]
Overview: 12 ice cores were drilled on and around the two main 'dome' locations on Berkner Island during the 1994/95 field season. These were drilled in a joint project between British Antarctic Survey ...

22. Biological Investigations of Marine Antarctic Systems and Stocks (BIOMASS) Data Set [BIOMASS]   CHILD DIFs
BIOMASS (Biological Investigations of Marine Antarctic Systems and Stocks) was a major multi-national scientific programme for the study of the Antarctic marine ecosystem and its living resources, ...

23. CACHE-CEFAC: Chemical Exchange and Feedbacks between the Atmosphere and Cryosphere [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00508]
We will conduct year-round atmospheric chemistry measurements at Halley of key oxidants (OH, HO2, NO, O3, CO, Js), to study the role of the snowpack in determining the oxidant system. This will be ...

24. CACHE-DRAM: DRivers and AMplifiers of late Quaternary climate change [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00509]
Ice core records provide highly detailed records of how different components of the climate system have behaved in the past. DRAM will make use of these and other data to pin down the main forcings ...

25. CACHE-PEP: Natural climate variability - extending the Americas Pole-Equator-Pole paleoclimate transect through the Antarctic Peninsula to the Pole [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00510]
To determine how the climate of the Antarctic Peninsula during the Holocene (last 10,000 years) is related to global scale patterns and trends, in order to understand the significance of current environmental ...

26. DISCOVERY-CEMI: Circumpolar Ecosystems; Modelling and Integration [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00517]
DISCOVERY 2010 will investigate and describe the response of an ocean ecosystem to climate variability, climate change and commercial exploitation. The programme builds on past studies by BAS on the ...

27. DISCOVERY-FLEXICON: FLEXIbility and CONstraints in life histories [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00516]
FLEXICON is investigating the life-cycles of some of the world''s most durable and abundant organisms that are vital to the Earth''s systems. Marine organism in the Southern Ocean must endure one ...

28. DISCOVERY-FOOD-WEBS: Scotia Sea FOOD-WEBS [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00514]
Ocean food webs modify the efficiency with which CO2 is absorbed from the atmosphere into the sea, fixed by phytoplankton in the surface layers and then transported to the ocean interior. This so-called ...

29. DISCOVERY-OEM: Ocean Ecosystems and Management [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00513]
Maintaining long-term food security in a changing environment is one of the greatest challenges to the sustainable exploitation of the Earth System, including its oceans. The well publicised collapses ...

30. EPICA/DML Ice Cores 1997-98 [89515570336092]
10 ice cores were collected during the 1997/98 field season as part of the EPICA (European Programme of Ice Coring in Antarctica) DML (Dronning Maud Land) project. The main target was a 100m core ...

31. GEACEP-ISODYN: Icehouse Earth: Stability Or DYNamism? [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00518]
GEACEP will investigate the relationship between the evolution of Antarctic ice and the changing global environment over the last ~30 million years (My). We will do so through collecting and combining ...

32. GRADES-IMAGE: Inverse Modelling of Antarctica and Global Eustasy [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00519]
GRADES will investigate the state and stability of the Antarctic ice sheet. The West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) may be unstable because its base lies on rock below sea level. Measurements from satellites ...

33. GRADES-QWAD: Quaternary West Antarctic Deglaciations [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00521]
Current predictions of sea level rise do not correctly quantify contributions from Antarctica. Some sectors of the Antarctic ice sheet are showing considerable rates of change; are these changes a ...

34. IPY-014 - Stable oxygen isotope and dissolved barium samples from Arctic Synoptic Basin-Wide Oceanography (ASBO) Project [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00462]
These are samples of dissolved barium and stable isotopes of oxygen (d-18O), taken on two cruises in the summers of 2007 and 2008, in collaboration between the NERC-funded Arctic Synoptic Basin-wide ...

35. IPY-100 - Polar Field Stations and IPY History: Culture, Heritage, Governance (1882-Present) [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00471]
Field stations have been through one of the most salient and tangible features of IPYs since 1882-83 and through to the coming IPY 2007-08. Field stations, and the scientific expeditions that created ...

36. IPY-246_01 - ABACUS - Plant Growth and Allocation [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00476]
The aim of WP1 is to understand how plant growth and C allocation drive C dynamics at the community level and how this relates to plant N status and site fertility.It therefore focuses on testing ...

37. IPY-246_02 - ABACUS - Soil Processes [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00478]
One of the key uncertainties in the interpretation of landscape scale C flux measurements is the contribution of CO2 released from soils to the observed net ecosystem flux (Shaver et al. 1992; Boone ...

38. IPY-246_03 - ABACUS - Soil/Plant Flux Measurements [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00479]
We will provide to WP7 high temporal resolution of C exchange of the key tundra-dwarf-shrub and forest understory communities through diurnal cycles at different times of year, coupled with, where ...

39. IPY-246_04 - ABACUS - Tower Flux Measurements [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00480]
We will make measurements of the fluxes of energy, water and CO2 from a small number of distinct arctic surface types using the Eddy Correlation (EC) method. These measurements provide estimates across ...

40. IPY-246_05 - ABACUS - Aircraft Fluxes and Remote Sensing [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00481]
The aircraft will be used in support of hypotheses 2, 3, 6 and 7. The system will produce area-averaged fluxes of CO2, CH4, water vapour and heat; it will also produce maps of the variability in the ...

41. IPY-246_06 - ABACUS - Satellite Remote Sensing and Geostatistics [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00482]
WP6 will provide spatial observations (with errors) for assimilation into the ecosystem models of WP7. Provision of spatiotemporal data will be key to WP7 and addressing hypotheses H2, H3 and H7. ...

42. IPY-264_07 - ABACUS - Modelling and Synthesis [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00484]
The aim of the modelling WP is to provide the means to extrapolate and scale information to test H7 by determining (1) whether flux tower measurements are consistent with multiple chamber measurements ...

43. IPY-460 - Cape Farewell, science, education and culture of climate change [GB-NERC-BAS-PDC-00489]
In September-October 2007 Cape Farewell is planning two expeditions in the High Arctic. The first expedition is part of Cape Farewell's Education Programme for 2007-2009. Setting off on September ...

44. JB02 - Marine Biology - South Georgia and South Orkneys [89064858868244]
Cruise JB02: 23 February - 15 April 1980. Principal objective was the study of krill in the South Georgia area, specifically: (1) Behaviour and aspects of swarming during two drift surveys (2) Interaction ...

45. JB04 - Marine Biology - South Georgia and Elephant Island (OBP04) [89074145414680]
This was a winter cruise. The primary objective was to investigate krill physiology and behaviour at a time when concentrations of the primary food source (phytoplankton) were low. However, low krill ...

46. JB08 - Marine Biology - South Georgia and Bransfield Strait [89066812687485]
The principal objective of this cruise was the study of microbial particulate material, more specifically: (1) A study of bacterial production and activity (2) Examination of microbial grazing in ...

47. JB10 (leg 3) - Physical Oceanography in the Scotia and Weddell Seas [93263921458871]
Leg 3 of RRS John Biscoe cruise JB10 was conceived primarily for the deployment and recovery of current meter moorings from the northern Weddell and southern Scotia Seas. During the cruise, CTD and ...

48. JB10 - Marine Biology - South Georgia [89073200365881]
The main objectives of this 80 day cruise were: (1) Studies of the composition and distribution of zooplankton and microplankton. (2) The ecology of krill with particular reference to swarms. (3) ...

49. JB11 - Marine Biology - South Georgia [89075609757182]
A multi-disciplinary cruise covering a wide range of multi-facet projects. The principal objectives were: (1) Studies of the vertical distribution of squid and zooplankton. (2) Development of acoustic ...

50. JR03 - Marine Biology - South Georgia [89099181567190]
Cruise JR03 occupied 26 days from 2 to 28 January 1993. It was the first marine biological cruise on RRS James Clark Ross wholly mounted by the Marine Life Sciences division of the British Antarctic ...

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