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Climatic Controls on Stream Flow in the McMurdo Dry Valleys

Poster Number:  393 Presenter/Primary Author:  Chris Jaros Large variations in meltwater generation (ave.

Increased Connectivity in a Polar Desert Resulting from Climate Warming: McMurdo Dry Valley LTER Program

Poster Number:  392 Presenter/Primary Author:  Diane McKnight The McMurdo Dry Valleys (MDV) is a polar desert on the coast of East Antarctica, a region that has not yet experienced the climate warming that is now occurring elsewhere.

Using Narrative to Develop Environmental Empathy: Stories About Polar Regions in the LTER Schoolyard Book Series

Poster Number:  372 Presenter/Primary Author:  Alex Mass Presentations on climate change and ecological consequences to children often emphasize threats, particularly in polar regions.

Microbial mat nutrient storage in the McMurdo Dry Valleys, Antarctica

Poster Number:  321 Presenter/Primary Author:  Tyler Kohler Microbial mats from Antarctic Dry Valley streams are important nutrient and carbon subsidies to Dry Valley lakes and soils, either transported by wind or flow.

Background Photo by: Nicole Hansen - Jornada (JRN) LTER