News Release 12-190
Freshwater Flows Into the Arctic and Southern Oceans Appear to Determine the Composition of Microbial Populations
Part of NSF's International Polar Year research portfolio, the six-nation study indicates that shallow-water populations have little in common
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The field team that conducted the microbe research receive training in cold-water rescue and safe boat-handling procedures at NSF's Palmer Station on the Antarctic Peninsula.
Credit: Alison E. Murray, Desert Research Institute
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