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.
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.
Sokol ER, Barrett JE, Kohler TJ, McKnight DM, Salvatore MR, Stanish LF. Evaluating alternative metacommunity hypotheses for diatoms in the McMurdo Dry Valleys using simulations and remote sensing data. Frontiers in Ecology and Evolution. 2020;8. doi:10.3389/fevo.2020.521668.