McMurdo LTER Publications

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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.
O'Rourke A, Zoumplis A, Wilburn P, et al. Following the Astrobiology Roadmap: Origins, Habitability and Future Exploration. In: Astrobiology: Current, Evolving, and Emerging Perspectives. Astrobiology: Current, Evolving, and Emerging Perspectives. Norfolk, United Kingdom: Caister Academic Press; 2020. doi:10.21775/9781912530304.01.
Collins GE, Hogg ID, Convey P, et al. Genetic diversity of soil invertebrates corroborates timing estimates for past collapses of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. 2020. doi:10.1073/pnas.2007925117.
Diaz MA, Welch SA, Sheets JM, et al. Geochemistry of aeolian material from the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica: Insights into Southern Hemisphere dust sources. Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 2020;547. doi:10.1016/j.epsl.2020.116460.
Acosta DR, Doran PT, Myers M. GIS tool to predict photosynthetically active radiation in a Dry Valley. Antarctic Science. 2020. doi:10.1017/S0954102020000218.
Cross JM, Fountain AG. Glacial meltwater modeling to simulate lake water budget (1996-2013) in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Department of Geography. 2020;M.S. doi:10.15760/etd.7237.
van den Hoogen J, Geisen S, Wall DH, et al. A global database of soil nematode abundance and functional group composition. Scientific Data. 2020;7(1). doi:10.1038/s41597-020-0437-3.
Raymond JA, Morgan-Kiss RM, Stahl-Rommel S. Glycerol is an osmoprotectant in two Antarctic Chlamydomonas species from an ice-covered saline lake and is synthesized by an unusual bidomain enzyme. Frontiers in Plant Science. 2020;11. doi:10.3389/fpls.2020.01259.
Carr CG, Carmichael JD, Pettit EC, Truffer M. The influence of environmental microseismicity on detection and interpretation of small-magnitude events in a polar glacier setting. Journal of Glaciology. 2020. doi:10.1017/jog.2020.48.
Li W, Dore JE, Steigmeyer AJ, et al. Methane production in the oxygenated water column of a perennially ice‐covered Antarctic lake. Limnology and Oceanography. 2020;65(1). doi:10.1002/lno.11257.
Echeverría S, Hausner MB, Bambach N, Vicuña S, Suárez F. Modeling present and future ice covers in two Antarctic lakes. Journal of Glaciology. 2020;66(255). doi:10.1017/jog.2019.78.
Bergstrom AJ, Gooseff MN, Singley JG, Cohen MJ, Welch KA. Nutrient uptake in the supraglacial stream network of an Antarctic glacier. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2020. doi:10.1029/2020JG005679.
Trout‐Haney JV, Heindel RC, Virginia RA. Picocyanobacterial cells in near‐surface air above terrestrial and freshwater substrates in Greenland and Antarctica. Environmental Microbiology Reports. 2020. doi:10.1111/1758-2229.12832.
Salvatore MR, Borges SR, Barrett JE, et al. Remote characterization of photosynthetic communities in the Fryxell basin of Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. 2020. doi:10.1017/S0954102020000176.
Sherwell SS, Morgan-Kiss RM. Response of microbial communities to climatic disturbances in Lake Bonney, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. 2020;M.S. Available at:
Antonello A, Howkins A. The rise of technocratic environmentalism: the United States, Antarctica, and the globalisation of the environmental impact statement. Journal of Historical Geography. 2020. doi:10.1016/j.jhg.2020.03.004.
Bergstrom AJ, Gooseff MN, Myers M, Doran PT, Cross JM. The seasonal evolution of albedo across glaciers and the surrounding landscape of Taylor Valley, Antarctica. The Cryosphere. 2020;14(3):769-788. doi:10.5194/tc-14-769-2020.