McMurdo LTER Publications

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Leslie DL, W. Lyons B, Warner N, et al. Boron isotopic geochemistry of the McMurdo Dry Valley lakes, Antarctica. Chemical Geology. 2014;386:152 - 164. doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.08.016.
Schwartz E, Van Horn DJ, Buelow HN, et al. Characterization of Growing Bacterial Populations in McMurdo Dry Valley Soils through Stable Isotope Probing with 18O-water. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2014;89(2):415-425. doi:10.1111/1574-6941.12349.
Yuan X, Vick-Majors TJ, Morgan-Kiss RM, Priscu JC, Amaral-Zettler LA. Ciliate diversity, community structure and novel taxa in lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Biological Bulleting. 2014;227(2):175-190.
Cullis JDS, Stanish LF, McKnight DM. Diel flow pulses drive particulate organic matter transport from microbial mats in a glacial meltwater stream in the McMurdo Dry Valleys. Water Resources Research. 2014;50(1):86-97. doi:10.1002/2013WR014061.
Adams B, Wall DH, Virginia RA, Broos E, Knox M. Ecological Biogeography of the Terrestrial Nematodes of Victoria Land, Antarctica. ZooKeys. 2014;419:29 - 71. doi:10.3897/zookeys.419.7180.
Ball B, Virginia RA. The ecological role of moss in a polar desert: implications for aboveground- belowground and terrestrial -aquatic linkages. Polar Biology. 2014;37(5):651-664. doi:10.1007/s00300-014-1465-2.
Sakaeva A. Ecology and biogeography of freshwater diatoms in ponds of McMurdo Dry Valleys and parts of the Ross Island. McKnight DM. Environmental Studies Program. 2014;M.S. Available at:
Dowling C, Poreda RJ, W. Lyons B. The effects of high meltwater on the limnology of Lake Fryxell and Lake Hoare, Taylor Valley, Antarctica, as shown by dissolved gas, tritium and chlorofluorocarbons. Antarctic Science. 2014;26(04):331 - 340. doi:10.1017/S095410201300062X.
Fair ACorinne, W. Lyons B. Elemental Cycling in a Flow-Through Lake in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica: Lake Miers. Carey AE, Chin Y-P. Earth Sciences. 2014;Master Thesis:122. Available at:!etd.send_file?accession=osu1413291502&disposition=inline.
Geyer KM. Environmental Controls Over the Distribution and Function of Antarctic Soil Bacterial Communities. Barrett JE. Biological Sciences. 2014;Ph.D. Available at:
Dolhi JM, Morgan-Kiss RM. Environmental impacts on RubisCO from green algal laboratory isolates to Antarctic lake communities. Department of Microbiology. 2014;Ph.D. Available at:
Hawes I, Giles H, Doran PT. Estimating photosynthetic activity in microbial mats in an ice-covered Antarctic lake using automated oxygen microelectode profiling and variable chlorophyll fluorescence. Limnology and Oceanography. 2014;59(3):674-688. doi:10.4319/lo.2014.59.3.0674.
Carey M, Garone P, Howkins A, et al. Forum: Climate Change and Environmental History. Environmental History. 2014;19(2):281 - 364. doi:10.1093/envhis/emu004.
Dugan HA. Geophysics, Water Balance, and History of Thick Perennial Ice Covers on Antarctic Lakes. Doran PT. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. 2014;Ph.D. Available at:
Nielsen UN, Ayres E, Wall DH, et al. Global-scale patterns of assemblage structure of soil nematodes in relation to climate and ecosystem properties. Global Ecology and Biogeography. 2014;23(9):968 - 978. doi:10.1111/geb.2014.23.issue-910.1111/geb.12177.
Obryk MK. Hydrological and Biogeochemical Modeling of Taylor Valley Lakes, East Antarctica. Doran PT. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. 2014;Ph.D. Available at:
Levy JS, Nolin A, Fountain AG, Head JW. Hyperspectral measurements of wet, dry and saline soils from the McMurdo Dry Valleys: soil moisture properties from remote sensing. Antarctic Science. 2014;26(05):565 - 572. doi:10.1017/S0954102013000977.
Fountain AG, Levy JS, Gooseff MN, Van Horn DJ. The McMurdo Dry Valleys: A landscape on the threshold of change. Geomorphology. 2014;225:25 - 35. doi:10.1016/j.geomorph.2014.03.044.
Ball B, Virginia RA. Microbial biomass and respiration responses to nitrogen fertilization in a polar desert. Polar Biology. 2014. doi:10.1007/s00300-014-1459-0.
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. 2014. doi:10.1038/ismej.2013.190.
Hoffman M, Fountain AG, Liston G. Near-Surface Internal Melting - a Substantial Mass Loss on Antarctic Dry Valley Glaciers. Journal of Glaciology. 2014;60:361-374. doi:10.3189/2014JoG13J095.
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Priscu JC. The permanent ice cover of Lake Bonney, Antarctica: The influence of thickness and sediment distribution on photosynthetically available radiation and chlorophyll-a distribution in the underlying water column. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2014;119(9):1879 - 1891. doi:10.1002/2014JG002672.
Priscu JC, Laybourn-Parry J, Häggblom M. Polar and alpine microbiology in a changing world. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2014;89(2):209 - 210. doi:10.1111/fem.2014.89.issue-210.1111/1574-6941.12371.
Doran PT, Kenig F, Knoepfle L, Mikucki JA, W. Lyons B. Radiocarbon abundance and reservoir effects in lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Limnology and Oceanography. 2014;59(3):811-826.
Sylvain ZA, Wall DH, Cherwin KL, Peters DPC, Reichmann LG, Sala OE. Soil animal responses to moisture availability are largely scale, not ecosystem dependent: insight from a cross-site study. Global Change Biology. 2014;20(8):2631 - 2643. doi:10.1111/gcb.2014.20.issue-810.1111/gcb.12522.