Environmental Protection and Stewardship of Subglacial Aquatic Environments

  1. Martin J. Siegert and
  2. Mahlon C. Kennicutt II
  1. Peter T. Doran1 and
  2. Warwick F. Vincent2

Published Online: 25 MAR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118670354.ch9

Antarctic Subglacial Aquatic Environments

Antarctic Subglacial Aquatic Environments

How to Cite

Doran, P. T. and Vincent, W. F. (2011) Environmental Protection and Stewardship of Subglacial Aquatic Environments, in Antarctic Subglacial Aquatic Environments (eds M. J. Siegert and M. C. Kennicutt), American Geophysical Union, Washington, D. C.. doi: 10.1002/9781118670354.ch9

Author Information

  1. 1

    Earth And Environmental Sciences, University Of Illinois At Chicago Chicago, Illinois, USA

  2. 2

    Centre For Northern Studies And Department Of Biology, Laval University QuÉBec, QuéBec, Canada

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 MAR 2013
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780875904825

Online ISBN: 9781118670354



  • Subglacial lakes–Antarctica–History;
  • Subglacial lakes–Antarctica–Discovery and exploration;
  • Subglacial lakes–Polar regions–History;
  • Subglacial lakes–Polar regions–Discovery and exploration;
  • Aquatic ecology–Antarctica;
  • subglacial;
  • aquaticenvironments;
  • environmentalstewardship;
  • water;
  • Antarctica;
  • lakes


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Protection of Antarctic Surface Waters

  • Nas Committee and Report Building Process

  • Scar Action Group

  • Ongoing Developments

  • Conclusions