McMurdo LTER Publications

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Gutt J, Isla E, Xavier JC, et al. Antarctic ecosystems in transition – life between stresses and opportunities. Biological Reviews. 2021. doi:10.1111/brv.12679.
George SF, Fierer N, Levy JS, Adams B. Antarctic water tracks: Microbial community responses to variation in soil moisture, pH, and salinity. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2021;12. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2021.616730.
W. Lyons B, Leslie DL, Gooseff MN. Chemical weathering in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. In: Hunt A, Egli M, Faybishenko B Hydrogeology, Chemical Weathering, and Soil Formation. Hydrogeology, Chemical Weathering, and Soil Formation. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.; 2021:205-216. doi:10.1002/9781119563952.ch11.
Iwaniec DM, Gooseff MN, Suding KN, et al. Connectivity: Insights from the U.S. Long Term Ecological Research Network. Ecosphere. 2021;12(5):e03432. doi:10.1002/ecs2.v12.510.1002/ecs2.3432.
Verleyen E, Van de Vijver B, Tytgat B, et al. Diatoms define a novel freshwater biogeography of the Antarctic. Ecography. 2021;44:1-13. doi:10.1111/ecog.05374.
Heindel RC, Darling JP, Singley JG, et al. Diatoms in hyporheic sediments trace organic matter retention and processing in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2021;126(2):e2020JG006097. doi:10.1029/2020JG006097.
Zhang X, Cvetkovska M, Morgan-Kiss RM, Hüner NPA, Smith DRoy. Draft genome sequence of the Antarctic green alga Chlamydomonas sp. UWO241. iScience. 2021;24(2):102084. doi:10.1016/j.isci.2021.102084.
Dragone NB, Diaz MA, Hogg ID, et al. Exploring the boundaries of microbial habitability in soil. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2021;126(6). doi:10.1029/2020JG006052.
Xue X, Suvorov A, Fujimoto S, Dilman AR, Adams B. Genome analysis of Plectus murrayi, a nematode from continental Antarctica. G3 Genes|Genomes|Genetics. 2021. doi:10.1093/g3journal/jkaa045.
Harmon RS, Leslie DL, W. Lyons B, Welch KA, McKnight DM. Geochemistry of contrasting stream types, Taylor Valley, Antarctica. GSA Bulletin. 2021;133(1/2):425-448. doi:10.1130/B35479.1.
Cusser S, Helms J, Bahlai CA, Haddad NM. How long do population level field experiments need to be? Utilising data from the 40‐year‐old LTER network. Ecology Letters. 2021. doi:10.1111/ele.13710.
Beane SJ, Gooseff MN. Hydrologic response to foehn winds in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Southern Victoria Land, Antarctica. Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering. 2021;M.S. Available at:
Lumian JE, Jungblut AD, Dillon ML, et al. Metabolic capacity of the Antarctic cyanobacterium Phormidium pseudopriestleyi that sustains oxygenic photosynthesis in the presence of hydrogen sulfide. Genes. 2021;12(3):426. doi:10.3390/genes12030426.
Singley JG, Gooseff MN, McKnight DM, Hinckley E-LS. The role of hyporheic connectivity in determining nitrogen availability: Insights from an intermittent Antarctic stream. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2021. doi:10.1029/2021JG006309.
Patriarche JD, Priscu JC, Takacs-Vesbach CD, et al. Year‐round and long‐term phytoplankton dynamics in Lake Bonney, a permanently ice‐covered Antarctic lake. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2021;126(4):e2020JG005925. doi:10.1029/2020JG005925.
Piergallini B, W. Lyons B. Analysis of acid-leachable barium, copper, iron, lead, & zinc concentrations in Taylor Valley, Antarctic stream sediments. School of Earth Sciences. 2020;B.S. Available at:
Gries C, Beaulieu S, Brown RF, et al. Change in Pictures: Creating best practices in archiving ecological imagery for reuse. Biodiversity Information Science and Standards. 2020;4. doi:10.3897/biss.4.59082.
Schulte NO, McKnight DM. Characterization of spatial and environmental influences on stream diatoms and cyanobacteria. Environmental Studies. 2020;Ph.D. Available at:
Kalra I, Wang X, Cvetkovska M, et al. Chlamydomonas sp. UWO 241 exhibits high cyclic electron flow and rewired metabolism under high salinity. Plant Physiology. 2020. doi:10.1104/pp.19.01280.
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Fountain AG, Myers M, McKay CP. Climate from the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, 1986 – 2017: Surface air temperature trends and redefined summer season. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 2020. doi:10.1029/2019JD032180.
Howkins A, Chignell SM, Gullett P, Fountain AG, Brett M, Preciado E. A digital archive of human activity in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Earth System Science Data. 2020;12(2). doi:10.5194/essd-12-1117-2020.
Bergstrom AJ, Gooseff MN. The effect of sediment on hydrological and biogeochemical connectivity of glaciers within the McMurdo Dry Valley ecosystem, Antarctica. 2020;Ph.D. Available at:
Dillon ML, Hawes I, Jungblut AD, et al. Energetic and environmental constraints on the community structure of benthic microbial mats in Lake Fryxell, Antarctica. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2020;96(2). doi:10.1093/femsec/fiz207.
Dillon ML, Hawes I, Jungblut AD, et al. Environmental control on the distribution of metabolic strategies of benthic microbial mats in Lake Fryxell, Antarctica. PLoS ONE. 2020;15(4):e0231053. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0231053.
Power SN, Salvatore MR, Sokol ER, Stanish LF, Barrett JE. Estimating microbial mat biomass in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica using satellite imagery and ground surveys. Polar Biology. 2020. doi:10.1007/s00300-020-02742-y.