Core LTER Limnology Data, Metadata and Methods
Under the auspices of the MCM LTER, the Priscu Research Group monitors a suite of physical, chemical and biological parameters to address specific limnological hypotheses of MCM III, and core areas of research, distinctive to all NSF LTER projects. Metadata files contain the following information regarding each variable (see below). Please contact John Priscu if you are interested in limnological data from the McMurdo Dry Valley lakes (Excel format), or visit the McMurdo LTER website for additional data products.
Metadata File Headings
Overview of data
John C. Priscu (Co-PI)
Collected and derived variables contained in the file
Location where data were collected
Description of analytical methods
Special comments about the data including detection limits
Data from Other Projects
- Endurance (Environmentally Non-Disturbing Under-ice Robotic ANtarctic Explorer)
- IPY Polar Night 2008
Final Project Reports
Paleo Records of Biotic and Abiotic Particles in Polar Ice. 2005-2008.
Funded by National Science Foundation, Office of Polar Programs, Award ID 0440943.
J.C. Priscu and C. M. Foreman, 2005-2008.