United States
Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research

Margaret Amsler

Research Scientist
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Research Interests
Maggie Amsler's antarctic research efforts include investigations of the marine chemical ecology of shallow water communities with emphasis on amphipod-algal associations; deep sea ecology with focus on the crab Paralomis birsteini; impacts of future ocean acidification scenarios on marine communities ; physiology and reproductive ecology of the Antarctic krill, Euphausia superba.
Antarctic Research Location(s)
Palmer Station
ARSV Laurence M. Gould
RVIB Nathaniel B. Palmer
Research Keywords
Antarctic peninsula, benthic ecology, diving, invertebrates, macroalgae
NSF Antarctic Program
Antarctic Organisms and Ecosystems
SCAR Science Group Affiliation
Life Sciences Group