McMurdo LTER Publications

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Mikucki JA, Auken E, Tulaczyk S, et al. Deep groundwater and potential subsurface habitats beneath an Antarctic dry valley. Nature Communications. 2015;6:6831. doi:10.1038/ncomms7831.
Levy JS, Fountain AG, W Lyons B, Welch KA. Experimental formation of pore fluids in McMurdo Dry Valleys soils. Antarctic Science. 2015;27(02):163 - 171. doi:10.1017/S0954102014000479.
Vanderbilt KL, Lin C-C, Lu S-S, et al. Fostering ecological data sharing: collaborations in the International Long Term Ecological Research Network. Ecosphere. 2015;6(10). doi:10.1890/ES14-00281.1.
Kohler TJ, Á ŘINA, Van de Vijver B, J. KOCIOLEK PATRICK. The genus Luticola D.G.Mann (Bacillariophyta) from the McMurdo Sound Region, Antarctica, with the description of four new species. Phytotaxa. 2015;208(2):103. doi:10.11646/phytotaxa.208.210.11646/phytotaxa.208.2.1.
Smith MD, La Pierre KJ, Collins SL, et al. Global environmental change and the nature of aboveground net primary productivity responses: insights from long-term experiments. Oecologia. 2015;177(4):935 - 947. doi:10.1007/s00442-015-3230-9.
Knox M, Wall DH, Virginia RA, Vandegehuchte ML, San Gil I, Adams B. Impact of diurnal freeze–thaw cycles on the soil nematode Scottnema lindsayae in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Polar Biology. 2015:1-10. Available at:
Sokol ER, Brown BL, Carey CC, Tornwall BM, Swan CM, Barrett JE. Linking management to biodiversity in built ponds using metacommunity simulations. Ecological Modelling. 2015;296:36 - 45. doi:10.1016/j.ecolmodel.2014.10.022.
Kohler TJ, Stanish LF, Crisp S, et al. Long-Term Hydrologic Control of Microbial Mat Abundance in McMurdo Dry Valley Streams, Antarctica. Ecosystems. 2015;18(2):310-327. Available at:
Velasco-Castrillon A, McInnes SJ, Schultz MB, et al. Mitochondrial DNA analyses reveal widespread tardigrade diversity in Antarctica. Invertebrate Systematics. 2015;29(6):578. doi:10.1071/IS14019.
Okie JG, Van Horn DJ, Storch D, et al. Niche and metabolic principles explain patterns of diversity and distribution: theory and a case study with soil bacterial communities. Proceedings of the Royal Society B: Biological Sciences. 2015;282(1809):2630. doi:10.1098/rspb.2014.2630.
Bisson KM, Welch KA, Welch S, et al. Patterns and processes of salt efflorescences in the McMurdo region, Antarctica. Artic, Antarctic and Alpine Research. 2015. Available at:
Morgan-Kiss RM, Lizotte MP, Kong W, Priscu JC. Photoadaptation to the polar night by phytoplankton in a permanently ice-covered Antarctic lake. Limnology and Oceanography. 2015. doi:10.1002/lno.10107.
Howkins A. The Polar Regions: An Environmental History. Cambridge: Polity; 2015:248. Available at:
McKnight DM, Cozzetto K, Cullis JDS, et al. Potential for real-time understanding of coupled hydrologic and biogeochemical processes in stream ecosystems: Future integration of telemetered data with process models for glacial meltwater streams. Water Resources Research. 2015;51(8):6725 - 6738. doi:10.1002/2015WR017618.
Castendyk D, McKnight DM, Welch KA, Niebuhr S, Jaros C. Pressure-driven, shoreline currents in a perennially ice-covered, pro-glacial lake in Antarctica, identified from a LiCl tracer injected into a pro-glacial stream. Hydrological Processes. 2015;29(9):2212 - 2231. doi:10.1002/hyp.v29.910.1002/hyp.10352.
Warrier RB, Castro CM, Hall CM, Kenig F, Doran PT. Reconstructing the evolution of Lake Bonney, Antarctica using dissolved noble gases. Applied Geochemistry. 2015;58:46 - 61. doi:10.1016/j.apgeochem.2015.02.013.
Kohler TJ, Chatfield E, Gooseff MN, Barrett JE, McKnight DM. Recovery of Antarctic stream epilithon from simulated scouring events. Antarctic Science. 2015;27(04):341 - 354. doi:10.1017/S0954102015000024.
Kennicutt MC, Chown SL, Cassano JJ, et al. A roadmap for Antarctic and Southern Ocean science for the next two decades and beyond. Antarctic Science. 2015;27(01):3 - 18. doi:10.1017/S0954102014000674.
Allen PP, Hewitt R, Obryk MK, Doran PT. Sediment transport dynamics on an ice-covered lake: The “floating” boulders of Lake Hoare, Antarctica. Antartic Science. 2015;firstview:1-12. doi:10.1017/S0954102014000558.
Wall DH, Nielsen UN, Six J. Soil biodiversity and human health. Nature. 2015. doi:10.1038/nature15744.
Langford ZL, Gooseff MN, Lampkin DJ. Spatiotemporal Dynamics of Wetted Soils across a Polar Desert Landscape, McMurdo Dry Valleys Antarctica. Antarctic Science. 2015;27(2):197-209. doi:10.1017/S0954102014000601.
Hicks A, Howkins A. Tipping the Iceberg: A Collaborative Approach to Redesigning the Undergraduate Research Assignment in an Antarctic History Capstone Seminar. 2015;48(2):339-370. Available at: