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1. CEAMARC marine sediment samples - collected on voyage 3 of the Aurora Australis, 2007-2008 [CEAMARC-200708_V3_MARINE_SEDIMENT_SAMPLES]   PARENT DIF
Marine sediment samples were obtained from box corer, Smith-MacIntyre and Van Veen grabs. Samples were named by: 1. CEAMARC site (e.g. 16) 2. Instrument (e.g. box corer = BC; Smith-MacIntyre = GRSM; ...


2. Cold adaptation and functionality of the Antarctic Coastal Benthic Zones [ASAC_1165]
Antarctic sediments and sea-ice are important regulators in global biogeochemical and atmospheric cycles. These ecosystems contain a diverse range of bacteria whose biogeochemical roles remains largely ...


3. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM01 [ASAC_1164_AM01]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
AM01 borehole drilled mid-January 2002. Profiling measurements conducted over a period of one week. Long term monitoring instruments installed 2002-01-16. AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. ...


4. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM01 caliper data [ASAC_1164_AM01_caliper]   PARENT DIF
AM01 borehole drilled January 2002. Profiling measurements conducted to test borehole diameter integrity. AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. No new caliper data collected due to faulty wiring ...


5. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM02 [ASAC_1164_AM02]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
AM02 borehole drilled December 2000. Profiling measurements conducted over a period of one week. Long term monitoring instruments installed 2001-01-06. Consult Readme file for detail of data files ...


6. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2003-04 - AM01b [ASAC_1164_AM01b]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. Profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. Sediment sample collected from sea ...


7. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2003-04 - AM01b - video footage [ASAC_1164_AM01b_video]   PARENT DIF
AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. Profiling measurements conducted over a period of a few days. Video recording of borehole walls and sea floor benthos. Sediment sample collected from sea ...


8. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2005-06 - AM04 caliper data [ASAC_1164_AM04_caliper]   PARENT DIF
AM04 borehole drilled January 2006. Profiling measurements conducted to test borehole diameter integrity.


9. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM01 Brancker thermistor data [ASAC_1164_AM01_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM01 borehole drilled January 2002. Partial annual data retrieved for 2002, and 2003. AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. No new thermistor strings deployed. Consult Readme file for detail ...


10. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM01 Brancker thermistor data - 2011/2012 data [AAS_4096_AM01_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM01 borehole drilled January 2002. AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003. No new thermistor strings deployed. Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. 2011-2012 data may be ...


11. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM03 Brancker thermistor data [ASAC_1164_AM03_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM03 borehole drilled December 2005. Partial annual data retrieved for 2006, and 2007. Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. Dataset was updated on 2011-12-01 to include 2011 ...


12. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM03 Brancker thermistor data - 2011/2012 data [AAS_4096_AM03_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM03 borehole drilled December 2005. Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. 2011-2012 data may be final data from the unit owing to battery failure. The original project for ...


13. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM04 Brancker thermistor data [ASAC_1164_AM04_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM04 borehole drilled January 2006. Annual data retrieved for 2006, and 2007. Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. New data for 2011 was added in November of 2011.


14. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM04 Brancker thermistor data - 2011/2012 data [AAS_4096_AM04_Brancker]   PARENT DIF
AM04 borehole drilled January 2006. Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. 2011-2012 data may be final data from the unit owing to battery failure. The original project for this ...


15. Biomagnification of mercury in an Antarctic marine coastal food web during 1989-1991 [Biomagnification_of_mercury]
Twenty samples of surface sediment (the top 3.0 cm) were taken on soft bottoms (from 20 to 300 m depth) with a stainless steel box corer. Phytoplankon and zooplankton were sampled with conical nylon ...


16. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126_First]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


17. Evolution and biogeochemical cycles of metal species in marine and lacustrine environments [MetalIonsInMarineAndLacustrEnv]
1995/96 Characterization of minor and trace metals in lacustrine ecosystems (Carezza Lake, Inexpressible Island, Tarn Flat, Edmondson Point). Determinations in lake waters, sediments, algae and soil. ...


18. Sediment Trap Particle Flux Measured during the U.S. JGOFS Arabian Sea Process Study [USJGOFS_ARAB_SED_TRAP]
A component of U.S. Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS) is the Arabian Sea Process Study. Eleven cruises took place aboard the R/V Thomas G. Thompson for about sixteen months ...


19. US Joint Global Ocean Flux Study (JGOFS) sediment samples [AESOPS_ANDERSON_9530379SED]
This data set contains concentrations of naturally-occurring radionuclides (U-238, U-234, Th-230, Th-232, Pa-231 and Be-10) in marine sediments. Concentrations of U-series ...


20. PAHs in soil and surface marine sediment near Jubany station (Antarctica) [ECA005]
This study reports the concentration of PAHs in sediment samples collected in two consecutive summer Antarctic expeditions at Potter Cove and on the peninsula, in the vicinity of Jubany Station (South ...


21. Deep Sea Drilling Project (DSDP) Database and Ocean Drilling Project (ODP) Database (Janus) at Texas AM University [DSDP_ODP_DATABASES_TAMU]
These databases contain geological and geophysical investigations of the cores recovered from almost every ocean of the world. The data were collected on oceanographic cruises of the ...


22. Molecular and stable carbon isotopic characterzation of PAH contaminants at Mc Murdoc station, Antarctica [ECA006]
Some studies were carried out next to McMurdo Station (the largest scientific base in Antarctica). The more interesting area is Winter Quarters Bay, in consideration of its contamination problems. ...


23. PANGAEA - Data Publisher for Earth & Environmental Science [PANGAEA]
PANGAEA is a public data library aimed at archiving, publishing and distributing georeferenced data from earth system research. Data are described by standard metadata and published in Open Access. ...


24. Recent sedimentary facies of isolated carbonate platforms, Belize-Yucatan System, Central America [SEPM_JSR_ISO_CARBS]
Distribution of recent sedimentary facies is significantly different in four closely spaced, isolated carbonate platforms off the coasts of Belize and Yucatan (SE Mexico). These differences are largely ...


25. Sea ice cracks, sea ice movement and tide movements of Granite Harbour [K042_1982_1983_NZ_4]
Active spreading sea ice cracks were found in the sea ice of Granite Harbour over several seasons. The cracks would prove difficult for heavy surface transport required for a drill rig site establishment. ...


26. Seafloor bathymetry and sediment sampling from the southwest corner of McMurdo Sound [K042_1982_1983_NZ_3]
A seafloor bathymetry and sediment sampling program was conducted in McMurdo Sound aboard the USGS GLACIER to take deep water samples not accessible from the sea ice, to sample off Granite Harbour ...


27. Analysis of bottom sediments within the Ross Sea to determine the sedimentation regime of the area [K008_1972_1973_NZ_2]
The collection of a series of bottom grab samples in the Ross Sea were made over three weeks from the USCGS Northwind. The aim was to study the sedimentation regime in the Ross Sea. 30 grab stations ...


28. Long Island Sound metals sample distribution locations, USGS OFR 00-304 [USGS_OFR_00304_LISGRABS]   PARENT DIF
The purpose of this datalayer is to disseminate a digital version of the map showing the locations of surficial samples used in the analysis of metal distributions in Long Island Sound. This GIS ...


29. Antarctic Peninsula magnetic granulometry [SB2006]
Data consist of magnetic hysteresis parameters, Curie temperatures, Verwey transition temperatures, isotropic points, and susceptibility for western Antarctic Peninsula bed ...


30. Determining Middle Miocene through Pliocene Changes in Paleo Ice-flow and Basal Ice Conditions in East Antarctica through Sedimentological Analyses of Core Samples [NSF-ANT08-38842]
This award is funded under the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act of 2009 (Public Law 111-5). The project aims on studying sediment cores collected from Prydz Bay and the Ross Sea to unravel the ...


31. Sedimentological and geochemical analyses of gravity cores from Antarctic Peninsula region (KARP 1996-2006) [KPDC-MD-2006-001]
This dataset includes sedimentological and geochemical analyses of more than 80 gravity cores retrieved from Antarctic Peninsula region during the KARP (Korea Antarctic Research Program) cruise ...


32. CLIMate change in ANTarctica: A pelagic-benthic coupling approach to the extremes of the Weddell Sea (CLIMANT) [CNDP-ESP_CLIMANT_POL2006-06399]
In English: Sediment from the Western and the Eastern Antarctic Peninsula is analyzed in order to know its grain size and organic matter content. Fresh and degraded pigments (Chla, Chlb, Chlc and ...


33. Collaborative Research: Paleohistory of the Larsen Ice Shelf System: Phase II [Larsen_Phase-II]
The data set consists of: -Single channel Chirp seismic profiles of seafloor -Multibeam swath bathymetry -Sediment core samples (selected) -Bottom photographs and video ...


34. Absolute abundance of diatoms from CEAMARC cores [CEAMARC_Diatom_Absolute_Abundance]
This data provides the absolute abundance of diatom valves from cores recovered from the George V coast as part of the CEAMARC (Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census) mission of 2007-2008. Data ...


35. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2009-11 - AM05 caliper data [ASAC_1164_AM05_caliper]   PARENT DIF
AM05 borehole drilled December 2009. Profiling measurements conducted to test borehole diameter integrity.


36. Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2010-11 - AM06 caliper data [ASAC_1164_AM06_caliper]   PARENT DIF
AM06 borehole drilled January 2010. Profiling measurements conducted to test borehole diameter integrity.


37. Copies of field and lab books associated with ASAC project 2933 - Developing water and sediment quality guidelines for Antarctica: Responses of Antarctic marine biota to contaminants. [ASAC_2933_field_lab_books]
These are the scanned electronic copies of field and lab books used at Casey Station, Davis Station, Macquarie Island and Kingston between 2007 and 2012 as part of ASAC (AAS) project 2933 - Developing ...


38. Depth related changes in the composition of marine soft sediment infaunal invertebrate communities - sediment characteristics data - Casey 2006/07. [ASAC_2201_Depth_Sediment]
Depth related changes in sediment characteristics and the composition of infaunal invertebrate communities were investigated at two sites in the Windmill Islands around Casey station, East Antarctica, ...


39. Diatom abundance from CEAMARC coretop samples [CEAMARC_Diatom_Abundance]
This dataset contains the abundance of diatom species found in the surface sediments from cores collected as part of the CEAMARC (Collaborative East Antarctic Marine Census) mission. The cores were ...


40. Diatom identification and counts from 7 multicore locations on Kerguelen Plateau, Southern Ocean [AAS_3214]   CHILD DIFs
This dataset was collected as part of an honours project by Jessica Wilks at Macquarie University (submitted May 2012). The samples analysed were taken from an expedition conducted by Dr Leanne Armand ...


41. Environmental Impact Assessment of the Davis Sewage Outfall [DAVIS_STP]   CHILD DIFs
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 ...


42. Heavy metal concentrations in marine sediments around Casey station, East Antarctica - long-term monitoring [ASAC_2201_Long-term_Sediment_Metals]
Sediment cores (5cm diameter x 10cm deep), collected as part of the long-term monitoring of the Thala Valley waste disposal site clean-up (Casey station), were sectioned and a portion of each core ...


43. Ice shelf - ocean interaction in the cavity beneath the Amery Ice Shelf [ASAC_1164]   CHILD DIFs
---- Public Summary from Project ---- Most of the snow falling on inland Antarctica drains via large ice streams and floating ice shelves to the sea where it lost by iceberg calving or as melt beneath ...


44. Kerguelen Plateau (Southern Ocean) diatom photographs taken using light microscopy [AAS_3214_Photos]   PARENT DIF
This dataset was collected as part of an honours project by Jessica Wilks at Macquarie University (submitted May 2012). The samples analysed were taken from an expedition conducted by Dr Leanne Armand ...


45. Rates of depletion of lubricant and fuel contaminants from Antarctic regions during natural attenuation and remediation procedures [ASAC_2915]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Metadata record for data expected from ASAC Project 2915 See the link below for public details on this project. Petroleum contamination poses a major threat to Antarctic and subantarctic ecosystems ...


46. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems [ASAC_2201_SRE4]   CHILD DIFs
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


47. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_HydrocarbonChemistry [SRE4_HydrocarbonChemistry]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


48. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Meiofauna [SRE4_Meiofauna]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


49. SRE4 Effects of hydrocarbons on Antarctic Marine Sediment Ecosystems - SRE4_Microbial [SRE4_Microbial]   CHILD DIFs   PARENT DIF
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


50. SRE4 Metals in O'Brien Bay sediments [SRE4_OBrienBaySedimentMetals]   PARENT DIF
Sediment Recruitment Experiment 4 (SRE4) was a large, long term (5 year) field experiment run at Casey Station (from 2001 to 2006) testing the effects of 4 different hydrocarbons on marine sediment ...


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