McMurdo LTER Publications

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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.
Dugan HA, Obryk MK, Doran PT. Lake ice ablation rates from permanently ice-covered Antarctic lakes. Journal of Glaciology. 2013;59(215).
Tomasel CM, Adams B, Tomasel FG, Wall DH. The Life Cycle of the Antarctic Nematode Plectus murrayi Under Laboratory Conditions. Journal of nematology. 2013;45(1):39-42. Available at:
Sokol ER, Herbold CW, Lee CK, Cary CS, Barrett JE. Local and regional influences over soil microbial metacommunities in the Transantarctic Mountains. Ecosphere. 2013;4(11):art136. doi:10.1890/ES13-00136.1.
Foreman CM, Cory RM, Morris CE, et al. Microbial growth under humic-free conditions in a supraglacial stream system on the Cotton Glacier, Antarctica. Environmental Research Letters. 2013;8(3):035022. doi:10.1088/1748-9326/8/3/035022.
Berger GW, Doran PT, Thomsen KJ. Micro-hole and multigrain quartz luminescence dating of Paleodeltas at Lake Fryxell, McMurdo Dry Valleys (Antarctica), and relevance for lake history. Quaternary Geochronology. 2013;18:119 - 134. doi:10.1016/j.quageo.2013.04.002.
Vick-Majors TJ, Priscu JC, Amaral-Zettler LA. Modular community structure suggests metabolic plasticity during the transition to polar night in ice-covered Antarctic lakes. The ISME Journal. 2013. doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.190.
Dieser M, Foreman CM, Jaros C, et al. Physicochemical and biological dynamics in a coastal Antarctic lake as it transitions from frozen to open water. Antarctic Science. 2013;25(5):663–675.
Saurey SD. Resource Legacies and Priming Regulate Microbial Communities in Antarctica's Dry Valleys. Aanderud ZT. Department of Plant and Wildlife Sciences. 2013;M.S. Available at:
Eveland J, Gooseff MN, Lampkin DJ, Barrett JE, Takacs-Vesbach C. Seasonal controls on snow distribution and aerial ablation at the snow-patch and landscape scales, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. The Cryosphere. 2013;7(3):917 - 931. doi:10.5194/tc-7-917-2013.
Gooseff MN, Barrett JE, Levy JS. Shallow groundwater systems in a polar desert, McMurdo Dry Valleys. Hydrogeology Journal. 2013;21(1):171 - 183. doi:10.1007/s10040-012-0926-3.
Eveland J, Gooseff MN, Lampkin DJ, Barrett JE, Takacs-Vesbach C. Spatial and temporal patterns of snow accumulation and aerial ablation across the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Hydrological Processes. 2013;27(20):2864 - 2875. doi:10.1002/hyp.9407.
Levy JS, W Lyons B, Adams B. Understanding Terrestrial Ecosystem Response to Antarctic Climate Change. Eos, Transactions American Geophysical Union. 2013;94(3):33 - 33. doi:10.1002/2013EO030009.
Levy JS, Fountain AG, Gooseff MN, et al. Water track modification of soil ecosystems in the Lake Hoare basin, Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. 2013:1 - 10. doi:10.1017/S095410201300045X.