Title Biological and functional diversity of microbial communities in ecologically distinct polar environments
Author Tan, I.K.P.
Source p.38-40, ; International symposium; Asian collaboration in IPY 2007-2008, Tokyo, Japan, March 1, 2007, Japan International Polar Year National Committee, Tokyo. Publisher: Japan IPY National Committee, Tokyo, Japan
Publication Date 2007
Notes In English Ant. Acc. No: 88443. CRREL Acc. No: 64004723
Index Terms bacteria; ecology; polar regions; research projects; polar regions; biodiversity; Biological and Functional Diversity of Procaryotes Communities Project; communities; International Polar Year 2007- 08; IPY 2007-08 Education, Outreach and Communication Publications; living taxa; microorganisms; programs; prokaryotes; research
Abstract Briefly describes 2007-08 IPY project which will analyse diversity of microbial communities with particular reference to prokaryotes, in sites including penguin rookeries, dry inland soils, moss and lichen environments in protected areas, and oil spill and former waste dump sites.
Publication Type monograph
Record ID 300076