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Vertebrate Ecologists Report, Davis, Casey and Heard Island 1986 - Nick Gales

Australian Antarctic Data Centre
GALES, NICK (Processor, Principal investigator) Australia (Originator) Australian Antarctic Division (Originator) Australian Antarctic Divisionb (Originator)
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Scanned copy of the report by the vertebrate ecologist (Nick Gales) at Davis Station in 1986. Work was also carried out at Casey Station and Heard Island.

The report includes information on:

Elephant Seals
- Census and tagging programme
- Past status of the southern elephant seal of the Vestfold Hills
- Evaluation of blubber thickness
- Electroejaculation programme
- Casey census

Weddell Seals
- Dietary Study
- Tagging programme

Immobilisation of Antarctic seals

Emperor Penguins
- Energetic study
- Dietary Study

Adelie penguins
- Dietary study
- Census, chick banding and weighing

General ornithology
- Antarctic petrels and southern fulmars
- Southern giant petrels

Heard Island Work
- Elephant seal census
- Evaluation of blubber thickness
- Electrophoresis programme

Issued: 2016-06-14

Data time period: 1986-01-01 to 1986-12-31

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