McMurdo LTER Publications

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Heindel RC, W Lyons B, Welch S, Spickard AM, Virginia RA. Biogeochemical weathering of soil apatite grains in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Geoderma. 2018;320:136-145. doi:10.1016/j.geoderma.2018.01.027.
Fortner S, W Lyons B. Dissolved Trace and Minor Elements in Cryoconite Holes and Supraglacial Streams, Canada Glacier, Antarctica. Frontiers in Earth Science. 2018;6. doi:10.3389/feart.2018.00031.
Obryk MK, Fountain AG, Doran PT, W Lyons B, Eastman R. Drivers of solar radiation variability in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Scientific Reports. 2018;8. doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23390-7.
W Lyons B, Saelens ED, Welch KA. The impact of fossil fuel burning related to scientific activities in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica: Revisited. Elementa: Science of the Anthropocene. 2018;6. doi:10.1525/elementa.288.
Khan AL, McMeeking G, Schwarz JP, et al. Near-surface refractory black carbon observations in the atmosphere and snow in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica and potential impacts of foehn winds. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres. 2018. doi:10.1002/2017JD027696.
Andriuzzi WS, Adams B, Barrett JE, Virginia RA, Wall DH. Observed trends of soil fauna in the Antarctic Dry Valleys: early signs of shifts predicted under climate change. Ecology. 2018;99(2):312 - 321. doi:10.1002/ecy.2090.
Spigel RH, Priscu JC, Obryk MK, Stone WC, Doran PT. The physical limnology of a permanently ice-covered and chemically stratified Antarctic lake using high resolution spatial data from an autonomous underwater vehicle. Limnology and Oceanography. 2018. doi:10.1002/lno.10768.
Ball B, Adams B, Barrett JE, Wall DH, Virginia RA. Soil biological responses to C, N and P fertilization in a polar desert of Antarctica. Soil Biology and Biochemistry. 2018;122. doi:10.1016/j.soilbio.2018.03.025.
Wlostowski A, Gooseff MN, Adams B. Soil Moisture Controls the Thermal Habitat of Active Layer Soils in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Journal of Geophysical Research: Biogeosciences. 2018. doi:10.1002/2017JG004018.
Andriuzzi WS, Stanish LF, Simmons BL, et al. Spatial and temporal patterns of microbial mats and associated invertebrates along an Antarctic stream. Polar Biology. 2018. doi:10.1007/s00300-018-2331-4.
E. Shaw A, Adams B, Barrett JE, W Lyons B, Virginia RA, Wall DH. Stable C and N isotope ratios reveal soil food web structure and identify the nematode Eudorylaimus antarcticus as an omnivore–predator in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Polar Biology. 2018. doi:10.1007/s00300-017-2243-8.
W Lyons B, Bullen T, Welch KA. Ca isotopic geochemistry of an Antarctic aquatic system. Geophysical Research Letters. 2017;44(2):882 - 891. doi:10.1002/2016GL071169.
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.
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;BS. 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 C, 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.
Lawrence J. Evidence of Subglacial Brine Inflow and Wind-Induced Mixing from High Resolution Temperature Measurements in Lake Bonney, Antarctica. Doran PT. 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;MS. Available at:
J. KOCIOLEK PATRICK, 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.