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Environmental Assessment of Admiralty Bay, King George Island, Antarctica

  • Rosalinda C. Montone
  • Cristina E. Alvarez
  • Márcia C. Bícego
  • Elisabete S. Braga
  • Tania A. S. Brito
  • Lúcia S. Campos
  • Roberto F. C. Fontes
  • Belmiro M. Castro
  • Thaïs N. Corbisier
  • Heitor Evangelista
  • Marcio Francelino
  • Vicente Gomes
  • Rosane G. Ito
  • Helena P. Lavrado
  • Neusa Paes Leme
  • Michel M. Mahiques
  • César C. Martins
  • Cristina R. Nakayama
  • Phan V. Ngan
  • Vivian H. Pellizari
  • Antonio B. Pereira
  • Monica A. V. Petti
  • Martin Sander
  • Carlos E. G. R. Schaefer
  • Rolf R. Weber
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Part of the From Pole to Pole book series (POLE)

Abstract

Monitoring has been developed by Antarctic Programmes such as Antarctic New Zealand (www.antarcticanz.govt.nz) and the US Antarctic Programme (USAP) (http://www.usap.gov) considering expansion of human activities and inevitable environmental.

Keywords

Giant Petrel Leopard Seal Storm Petrel Southern Giant Petrel Sewage Outlet 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.

Notes

Acknowledgments

Financial support was obtained from the Antarctic Brazilian Program (PROANTAR) by a grant from the Ministry of Environment (MMA) and National Research Council (CNPq) with logistical support from the Secretariat of the Interministerial Commission for Sea Resources (SECIRM). Studies were within the Brazilian Antarctic Environment Research Network (CNPq processes: 550345/02-7, 550347/02-0, 550348/02-6, 550349/02-2, 550350/02-0, 550351/02-7, 550354/02-6, 550356/02-9, 550357/02-5, 550359/02-8, 550365/02-8, 550368/02-7, 550371/02-8, 550373/02-0). This work is in the frame of IPY and the Brazilian National Science and Technology Institute on Antarctic Environmental Research (INCT-APA).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rosalinda C. Montone
    • 1
  • Cristina E. Alvarez
    • 2
  • Márcia C. Bícego
    • 1
  • Elisabete S. Braga
    • 1
  • Tania A. S. Brito
    • 3
  • Lúcia S. Campos
    • 4
  • Roberto F. C. Fontes
    • 5
  • Belmiro M. Castro
    • 1
  • Thaïs N. Corbisier
    • 1
  • Heitor Evangelista
    • 6
  • Marcio Francelino
    • 7
  • Vicente Gomes
    • 1
  • Rosane G. Ito
    • 1
  • Helena P. Lavrado
    • 4
  • Neusa Paes Leme
    • 8
  • Michel M. Mahiques
    • 1
  • César C. Martins
    • 1
    • 9
  • Cristina R. Nakayama
    • 10
  • Phan V. Ngan
    • 1
  • Vivian H. Pellizari
    • 1
  • Antonio B. Pereira
    • 11
  • Monica A. V. Petti
    • 1
  • Martin Sander
    • 12
  • Carlos E. G. R. Schaefer
    • 13
  • Rolf R. Weber
    • 1
  1. 1.Instituto OceanográficoUniversidade de São PauloSão PauloBrazil
  2. 2.Universidade Federal do Espírito SantoVitóriaESBrazil
  3. 3.Fundação UNESCO-HidroEXFrutalBrazil
  4. 4.Instituto de BiologiaUniversidade Federal do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  5. 5.Campus Experimental do Litoral PaulistaUniversidade Estadual PaulistaSão VicenteBrazil
  6. 6.Universidade do Estado do Rio de JaneiroRio de JaneiroBrazil
  7. 7.Universidade Federal Rural do Rio de JaneiroSeropédicaBrazil
  8. 8.Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas EspaciaisSão José dos CamposBrazil
  9. 9.Centro de Estudos do MarUniversidade Federal do ParanáPontal do ParanáBrazil
  10. 10.Campus DiademaUniversidade Federal de São PauloDiademaBrazil
  11. 11.Universidade Federal do PampaSão GabrielBrazil
  12. 12.Universidade do Vale do Rio dos SinosSão LeopoldoBrazil
  13. 13.Universidade Federal de ViçosaViçosaBrazil

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