AUSTRALIAN ANTARCTIC DIVISION

  • 15 distinct regions identified in Antarctica June 15, 2012

    Sydney: Scientists have identified 15 distinct regions of Antarctica and its nearshore islands, based on the geography, geology, climate, flora and fauna of the icefree areas, including the biologically distinct Antarctic Conservation Biogeographic Regions. Australian Antarctic Division terrestrial biologist Aleks Terauds, who led the study, said this is the first time...