McMurdo LTER Publications

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Fountain AG, Basagic HJ, Niebuhr S. Glaciers in equilibrium, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology. 2016;62(235):976 - 989. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.86.
Hawes I, Jungblut AD, Obryk MK, Doran PT. Growth dynamics of a laminated microbial mat in response to variable irradiance in an Antarctic lake. Freshwater Biology. 2016;61(4):396 - 410. doi:10.1111/fwb.2016.61.issue-410.1111/fwb.12715.
Bennett KR, Hogg ID, Adams B, Hebert PDN. High levels of intraspecific genetic divergences revealed for Antarctic springtails: evidence for small-scale isolation during Pleistocene glaciation. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. 2016;119(1):166 - 178. doi:10.1111/bij.12796.
Dugan HA, Arcone SA, Obryk MK, Doran PT. High-resolution ground-penetrating radar profiles of perennial lake ice in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica: Horizon attributes, unconformities, and subbottom penetration. GEOPHYSICS. 2016;81(1):WA13 - WA20. doi:10.1190/geo2015-0159.1.
Herbei R, Rytel AL, W Lyons B, et al. Hydrological Controls on Ecosystem Dynamics in Lake Fryxell, Antarctica. Hewitt J. PLOS ONE. 2016;11(7):e0159038. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.015903810.1371.
Fountain AG, Saba G, Adams B, et al. The Impact of a Large-Scale Climate Event on Antarctic Ecosystem Processes. BioScience. 2016;66(10):848 - 863. doi:10.1093/biosci/biw110.
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. 2016;393821317685381814146784183420132919348415209315225788059212529102532913160403415972415526384521413271731671982065052105943(4):583 - 592. doi:10.1007/s00300-015-1809-6.
Castendyk D, Obryk MK, Leidman SZ, Gooseff MN, Hawes I. Lake Vanda: A sentinel for climate change in the McMurdo Sound Region of Antarctica. Global and Planetary Change. 2016;144:213 - 227. doi:10.1016/j.gloplacha.2016.06.007.
Bowman JS, Vick-Majors TJ, Morgan-Kiss RM, Takacs-Vesbach C, Ducklow HW, Priscu JC. Microbial Community Dynamics in Two Polar Extremes: The Lakes of the McMurdo Dry Valleys and the West Antarctic Peninsula Marine Ecosystem. BioScience. 2016;66(10):829 - 847. doi:10.1093/biosci/biw103.
Buelow HN, Winter AS, Van Horn DJ, et al. Microbial Community Responses to Increased Water and Organic Matter in the Arid Soils of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2016;7(e23484S2237R25e97876e16410550e61217386e14510884660e19953e2527e661032901141). doi:10.3389/fmicb.2016.01040.
Achberger A, Christner BC, Michaud AB, Priscu JC, Skidmore ML, Vick-Majors TJ. Microbial Community Structure of Subglacial Lake Whillans, West Antarctica. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2016;7. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2016.01457.
Jungblut AD, Hawes I, Mackey TJ, et al. Microbial Mat Communities along an Oxygen Gradient in a Perennially Ice-Covered Antarctic Lake. Stams AJ. Applied and Environmental Microbiology. 2016;82(2):620 - 630. doi:10.1128/AEM.02699-15.
Michaud AB. Microbially mediated biogeochemical cycles in polar ice covered lakes. Priscu JC. Department of Ecology and Environmental Sciences. 2016;Ph.D. Available at:
Acosta DR. Modeling Surface Photosynthetic Active Radiation in Taylor Valley, McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Berkelhammer M. Earth and Environmental Sciences. 2016;MS. Available at:
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Hicks JA, McKay CP, Priscu JC. Modeling the thickness of perennial ice covers on stratified lakes of the Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Journal of Glaciology. 2016;(1):1 - 10. doi:10.1017/jog.2016.69.
Cronin KD. Noble Gas Radioisotope Constraints on Water Residence Time and Solvent Sources in Lake Bonney. Doran PT. Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences. 2016;M.S. Available at:
Kohler TJ, Van Horn DJ, Darling JP, Takacs-Vesbach C, McKnight DM. Nutrient treatments alter microbial mat colonization in two glacial meltwater streams from the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. Wagner D. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2016;92(4):fiw049. doi:10.1093/femsec/fiw049.
Van Horn DJ, Wolf CR, Colman DR, et al. Patterns of bacterial biodiversity in the glacial meltwater streams of the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica. FEMS Microbiology Ecology. 2016;92(10):fiw148. doi:10.1093/femsec/fiw148.
Wlostowski A, Gooseff MN, McKnight DM, Jaros C, W Lyons B. Patterns of hydrologic connectivity in the McMurdo dry valleys, Antarctica: a synthesis of 20 years of hydrologic data. Hydrological Processes. 2016;30(17):2958-2975. doi:10.1002/hyp.10818.
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. 2016;6137725113174642275828978357252839161561214415670361829434734310324917673699826888448(1):3 - 13. doi:10.1002/lno.10107.
Kudalkar PS. Physiological characteristics of fungi associated with Antarctic environments. Priscu JC. Land Resources and Environmental Sciences. 2016;M.S. Available at:
Vick-Majors TJ, Mitchell A, Achberger A, et al. Physiological Ecology of Microorganisms in Subglacial Lake Whillans. Frontiers in Microbiology. 2016;7. doi:10.3389/fmicb.2016.01705.
Khan AL. Quantifying sources, distribution, and processing of light absorbing aerosols in the cryosphere: A comparison of dissolved and refractory black carbon in polar and high mountain regions. McKnight DM. Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering. 2016;Ph.D. Available at:
Obryk MK, Doran PT, Friedlaender AS, et al. Responses of Antarctic Marine and Freshwater Ecosystems to Changing Ice Conditions. BioScience. 2016;66(10):864 - 879. doi:10.1093/biosci/biw109.
Gooseff MN, Van Horn DJ, Sudman Z, McKnight DM, Welch KA, W Lyons B. Stream biogeochemical and suspended sediment responses to permafrost degradation in stream banks in Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Biogeosciences. 2016;13(6):1723 - 1732. doi:10.5194/bg-13-1723-2016.