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28 Jun 2016: The AADC has contributed to a review of methods used for albatross diet studies, led by Julie McInnes of the University of Tasmania. The review was based on published literature and data sets and examines the implications of study methodology for conservation and management of albatross species.

Albatross diet methods review

23 Jun 2016: The AADC has published new editions of two maps of the Southern Ocean and Antarctica: an eastern sheet and a western sheet. Features depicted on the maps include bathymetry (with undersea features labelled), oceanic fronts, year-round stations, intercontinental runways, and a range of administrative boundaries and areas.

New Southern Ocean maps

16 May 2016: The Australian Government environmental information newsletter eXchange recently featured an article about the AADC’s new metadata tool.

Antarctic Metadata in issue of eXchange

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