McMurdo LTER Publications

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Singley JG, Wlostowski A, Bergstrom AJ, et al. Characterizing hyporheic exchange processes using high-frequency electrical conductivity-discharge relationships on subhourly to interannual timescales. Water Resources Research. 2017;53(5):4124 - 4141. doi:10.1002/wrcr.v53.510.1002/2016WR019739.
Kuhn M, Fountain AG. The Climate of Snow and Ice as Boundary Condition for Microbial Life in Psychrophiles: From Biodiversity to Biotechnology. In: Margesin R 2nd ed. Springer; 2017. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-57057-010.1007/978-3-319-57057-0_1.
Thompson LR, Sanders JG, McDonald D, et al. A communal catalogue reveals Earth’s multiscale microbial diversity. Nature. 2017;551. doi:10.1038/nature24621.
Brewster SA. Comparing the Weathering Environment of Permian and Modern Antarctic Proglacial Lake Sediments: Mineralogical and Geochemical Study. W. Lyons B. School of Earth Sciences. 2017;B.S. Available at:
Gooseff MN, Barrett JE, Adams B, et al. Decadal ecosystem response to an anomalous melt season in a polar desert in Antarctica. Nature Ecology & Evolution. 2017;1(9):1334-1338. doi:10.1038/s41559-017-0253-0.
Knox M, Andriuzzi WS, Buelow HN, Takacs-Vesbach CD, Adams B, Wall DH. Decoupled responses of soil bacteria and their invertebrate consumer to warming, but not freeze-thaw cycles, in the Antarctic Dry Valleys. Ecology Letters. 2017;20(10):1242-1249. doi:10.1111/ele.12819.
Khan AL, Wagner S, Jaffé R, et al. Dissolved black carbon in the global cryosphere: Concentrations and chemical signatures. Geophysical Research Letters. 2017;44(12):6226-6234. doi:10.1002/2017GL073485.
Ferrera I, Sarmento H, Priscu JC, Chiuchiolo A, González JM, Grossart H-P. Diversity and Distribution of Freshwater Aerobic Anoxygenic Phototrophic Bacteria across a Wide Latitudinal Gradient. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2017;8. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2017.00175.
Rojas-Jimenez K, Wurzbacher C, Bourne ECharlotte, Chiuchiolo A, Priscu JC, Grossart H-P. Early diverging lineages within Cryptomycota and Chytridiomycota dominate the fungal communities in ice-covered lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Scientific Reports. 2017;7(1). doi:10.1038/s41598-017-15598-w.
Lawrence J, Doran PT. Evidence of subglacial brine inflow and wind-induced mixing from high resolution temperature measurements in Lake Bonney, Antarctica. Department of Geology and Geophysics. 2017;M.S. Available at:
Olund SA. Fe and Nutrients in Coastal Antarctic Streams: Implications for Marine Primary Production in the Ross Sea. W. Lyons B. Earth Sciences. 2017;M.S. Available at:
Kociolek JP, Kopalova K, Hamsher SE, et al. Freshwater diatom biogeography and the genus Luticola: an extreme case of endemism in Antarctica. Polar Biology. 2017;40(6):1185-1196. doi:10.1007/s00300-017-2090-7.
Saelens ED. The geochemistry of minor cations within Antarctic stream water: Determining the role of the hyporheic zone. W. Lyons B. School of Earth Sciences. 2017;B.A. Available at:
Fountain AG, Fernandez-Diaz JC, Obryk MK, et al. High-resolution elevation mapping of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, and surrounding regions. Earth System Science Data. 2017;9:435 - 443. doi:10.5194/essd-9-435-2017.
Gooseff MN, Wlostowski A, McKnight DM, Jaros C. Hydrologic connectivity and implications for ecosystem processes - Lessons from naked watersheds. Geomorphology. 2017;277:63 - 71. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2016.04.024.
Wlostowski A, Gooseff MN. Hydrologic connectivity in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica: Water-mediated mass and energy fluxes in streams and soils. Department of Civil, Environmental, and Architectural Engineering. 2017;Ph.D. Available at:
Teufel AG, Li W, Kiss AJ, Morgan-Kiss RM. Impact of nitrogen and phosphorus on phytoplankton production and bacterial community structure in two stratified Antarctic lakes: a bioassay approach. Polar Biology. 2017;40(5). doi:10.1007/s00300-016-2025-8.
Sudman Z, Gooseff MN, Fountain AG, Levy JS, Obryk MK, Van Horn DJ. Impacts of permafrost degradation on a stream in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Geomorphology. 2017;285:205 - 213. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2017.02.009.
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Waddington ED, McKay CP. The influence of föhn winds on Glacial Lake Washburn and palaeotemperatures in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica, during the Last Glacial Maximum. Antarctic Science. 2017;29(5):457-467. doi:10.1017/S0954102017000062.
Heindel RC, Spickard AM, Virginia RA. Landscape-scale soil phosphorus variability in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Antarctic Science. 2017;29(3):252-263. doi:10.1017/S0954102016000742.
Bishop IW, Spaulding SA. Life cycle size dynamics in Didymosphenia geminata (Bacillariophyceae). Journal of Phycology. 2017;53(3):652 - 663. doi:10.1111/jpy.2017.53.issue-310.1111/jpy.12528.
Patriarche JD. Long-term and over winter phytoplankton community dynamics in Lake Bonney, Antarctica. Priscu JC. Department of Land Resources and Environmental Sciences. 2017;M.S. Available at:
Raymond JA, Morgan-Kiss RM. Multiple ice-binding proteins of probable prokaryotic origin in an Antarctic lake alga, Chlamydomonas sp. ICE-MDV (Chlorophyceae). Valentin K. Journal of Phycology. 2017;53(4). doi:10.1111/jpy.12550.
Kwon M, Kim M, Takacs-Vesbach CD, et al. Niche specialization of bacteria in permanently ice-covered lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Environmental Microbiology. 2017;19(6):2258 - 2271. doi:10.1111/emi.2017.19.issue-610.1111/1462-2920.13721.
Singley JG. Nitrate Dynamics Under Unsteady and Intermittent Flow in an Antarctic Stream. Hinckley E-LS. Environmental Studies. 2017;M.S. Available at: