McMurdo LTER Publications

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Hoffman M, Fountain AG, Liston G. Near-Surface Internal Melting - a Substantial Mass Loss on Antarctic Dry Valley Glaciers. Journal of Glaciology. 2014;60:361-374. doi:10.3189/2014JoG13J095.
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Priscu JC. The permanent ice cover of Lake Bonney, Antarctica: The influence of thickness and sediment distribution on photosynthetically available radiation and chlorophyll-a distribution in the underlying water column. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2014;119(9):1879 - 1891. doi:10.1002/2014JG002672.
Priscu JC, Laybourn-Parry J, Häggblom M. Polar and alpine microbiology in a changing world. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2014;89(2):209 - 210. doi:10.1111/fem.2014.89.issue-210.1111/1574-6941.12371.
Doran PT, Kenig F, Knoepfle L, Mikucki JA, W Lyons B. Radiocarbon abundance and reservoir effects in lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Limnology and Oceanography. 2014;59(3):811-826.
Sylvain ZA, Wall DH, Cherwin KL, Peters DPC, Reichmann LG, Sala OE. Soil animal responses to moisture availability are largely scale, not ecosystem dependent: insight from a cross-site study. Global Change Biology. 2014;20(8):2631 - 2643. doi:10.1111/gcb.2014.20.issue-810.1111/gcb.12522.
Van Horn DJ, Okie JG, Buelow HN, Gooseff MN, Barrett JE, Takacs-Vesbach C. Soil microbial responses to increased moisture and organic resources along a salinity gradient in a polar desert. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2014;80(10):3034-3043. doi:10.1128/AEM.03414-13.
Convey P, Chown SL, Clarke A, et al. The spatial structure of Antarctic biodiversity. Ecological Monographs. 2014;84(2):203 - 244. doi:10.1890/12-2216.1.
Telling J, Anesio AM, Tranter M, et al. Spring thaw ionic pulses boost nutrient availability and microbial growth in entombed Antarctic Dry Valley cryoconite holes. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2014;5. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2014.00694.
Levy JS, Fountain AG, Dickson JL, et al. Accelerated thermokarst formation in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Scientific Reports. 2013;3. doi:10.1038/srep02269.
Gutt J, Adams B, Bracegirdle T, et al. Antarctic Thresholds - Ecosystem Resilience and Adaptation (AnT-ERA), a new SCAR-biology programme. Polarforschung. 2013;82:147-150. Available at:
Marion GM, Murray AE, Wagner B, Fritsen CH, Kenig F, Doran PT. Carbon Sequestration and Release from Antarctic Lakes: Lake Vida and West Lake Bonney (McMurdo Dry Valleys). Aquatic Geochemistry. 2013;19(2):135 - 145. doi:10.1007/s10498-012-9184-1.
W Lyons B, Leslie DL, Harmon RS, et al. The carbon stable isotope biogeochemistry of streams, Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Applied Geochemistry. 2013;32:26 - 36. doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2012.08.019.
Cawley KM, McKnight DM, Miller PL, et al. Characterization of fulvic acid fractions of dissolved organic matter during ice-out in a hyper-eutrophic, coastal pond in Antarctica. Environmental Research Letters. 2013;8(4):045015. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/4/045015.
D’Andrilli J, Foreman CM, Marshall AG, McKnight DM. Characterization of IHSS Pony Lake fulvic acid dissolved organic matter by electrospray ionization Fourier transform ion cyclotron resonance mass spectrometry and fluorescence spectroscopy. Organic Geochemistry. 2013;65:19 - 28. doi:10.1016/j.orggeochem.2013.09.013.
Dickson JL, Head JW, Levy JS, Marchant DR. CORRIGENDUM: Don Juan Pond, Antarctica: Near-surface CaCl2-brine feeding Earth’s most saline lake and implications for Mars. Scientific Reports. 2013;3. doi:10.1038/srep01424.
Warnock JP, Doran PT. Distribution of Siliceous-Walled Algae in Taylor Valley, Antarctica Lakes. International Journal of Geosciences. 2013;04(04):688 - 699. doi:10.4236/ijg.2013.44064.
Bagshaw E, Tranter M, Fountain AG, Welch KA, Basagic HJ, W Lyons B. Do Cryoconite Holes have the Potential to be Significant Sources of C, N, and P to Downstream Depauperate Ecosystems of Taylor Valley, Antarctica?. Arctic, Antarctic, and Alpine Research. 2013;45(4):440 - 454. doi:10.1657/1938-4246-45.4.440.
Dickson JL, Head JW, Levy JS, Marchant DR. Don Juan Pond, Antarctica: Near-surface CaCl2-brine feeding Earth's most saline lake and implications for Mars. Scientific Reports. 2013;3. doi:10.1038/srep01166.
Geyer KM, Altrichter AE, Van Horn DJ, Takacs-Vesbach C, Gooseff MN, Barrett JE. Environmental controls over bacterial communities in polar desert soils. Ecosphere. 2013;4(10):art127. doi:10.1890/ES13-00048.1.
Stanish LF, Bagshaw E, McKnight DM, Fountain AG, Tranter M. Environmental factors influencing diatom communities in Antarctic cryoconite holes. Environmental Research Letters. 2013;8(4):045006. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/4/045006.
Van Horn DJ, M. Van Horn L, Barrett JE, et al. Factors Controlling Soil Microbial Biomass and Bacterial Diversity and Community Composition in a Cold Desert Ecosystem: Role of Geographic Scale. PLoS ONE. 2013;8(6):e66103. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0066103.s003.
Nielsen UN, Wall DH. The future of soil invertebrate communities in polar regions: different climate change responses in the Arctic and Antarctic?. Ecology Letters. 2013;16(3):409 - 419. doi:10.1111/ele.12058.
Levy JS, Fountain AG, O'Connor JE, Welch KA, W Lyons B. Garwood Valley, Antarctica: A new record of Last Glacial Maximum to Holocene glaciofluvial processes in the McMurdo Dry Valleys. Geological Society of America Bulletin. 2013;125(9-10):1484 - 1502. doi:10.1130/B30783.1.
Levy JS. How big are the McMurdo Dry Valleys? Estimating ice-free area using Landsat image data. Antarctic Science. 2013;25(01):119 - 120. doi:10.1017/S0954102012000727.
Cozzetto K, Bencala KE, Gooseff MN, McKnight DM. The influence of stream thermal regimes and preferential flow paths on hyporheic exchange in a glacial meltwater stream. Water Resources Research. 2013;49(9):5552 - 5569. doi:10.1002/wrcr.20410.