Circumpolar overview and spatial heterogeneity of Antarctic macrobenthic communities

first_imgThe geographical coverage of a comprehensive dataset on Antarctic macrobenthic communities is provided for the first time. Since the sampling methods applied since the 1950s vary considerably, a robust analysis was carried out. The results show firstly, that all main types of communities, especially suspension and mobile or infaunal deposit feeders, can occur everywhere. Thus, their biogeography is hardly predictable and assumed to be shaped by complex biological interactions. Secondly, the often-mentioned dominance of communities composed of suspension feeders and associated fauna can be confirmed.last_img read more

POWER RESTORED TO ALL HOMES AFTER LIGHTNING STRIKES

first_imgESB workers have restored power to all homes affected by outages on Monday night.The final 70 homes in Dunfanaghy and a dozen houses near Carndonagh had power restored at midnight.Hundreds of homes throughout Donegal had been affected by lightning storms on Monday evening. Local people reported spectacular bolts of lightning, particularly in the west of the county. POWER RESTORED TO ALL HOMES AFTER LIGHTNING STRIKES was last modified: December 17th, 2013 by John2Share this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:POWER RESTORED TO ALL HOMES AFTER LIGHTNING STRIKESlast_img read more