Barnes Ice Cap South Dome Trilateration Net Survey Data 1970-1984Entry ID: G02178
Abstract: The Barnes Ice Cap data set contains survey measurements of a network of 43 stakes along a 10 km flow line on the northeast flank of the south dome of the Barnes Ice Cap. The measurements are of mass balance, surface velocity, and surface elevation. They were taken over a period of time from 1970 to 1984. The data set came from a hard copy computer printout containing raw data as well as ... processed quantities. This printout was scanned and digitized into a PDF file. This PDF file was put through Optical Character Recognition (OCR) software and saved as another PDF file. The resultant PDF file is human readable and all values are correct when viewed in an Adobe PDF reader. However, if you copy the contents and paste them into another application there may be errors in the values as the OCR process did not accurately compute all characters correctly. If you copy the data values into another application for analysis, double check the values against what is in the PDF file. The data are available via FTP.
Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Hooke, R., G. Johnson, and G. Holdsworth.
Dataset Title: Barnes Ice Cap South Dome Trilateration Net Survey Data 1970-1984
Dataset Release Date: 2010-09-08
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Dataset DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.7265/N54M92GNOnline Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/g02178.html
Start Date: 1970-01-01Stop Date: 1984-12-31
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 6.0 MB
Distribution Format: PDF
Email: rhooke at verizon.net
University of Maine Department of Earth Sciences and Institute for Quaternary Studies Bryand Global Sciences Center
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04469-5790
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
National Snow and Ice Data Center CIRES, 449 UCB University of Colorado
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Email: johns018 at umn.edu
University of Minnesota Department of Civil Engineering
Province or State: MN
Postal Code: 55455
Email: hanson at udel.edu
University of Delaware Geography Pearson Hall
Province or State: DE
Postal Code: 19716
Email: bruggeka at morris.umn.edu
University of Minnesota Morris Geology 600 E. 4th St.
Province or State: MN
Postal Code: USA
Phone: (403) 220-4047
Email: gholdswo at ucalgary.ca
University of Calgary Arctic Institute of North America 2500 University Drive N.W.
Province or State: Alberta
Postal Code: T2N 1N4
Hooke, R., Johnson, G. W., Brugger, K. A., Hanson, B., and Holdsworth, G. 1987. Changes in mass balance, velocity, and surface profile along a flow line on Barnes Ice Cap, 1970-1984. Canadian Journal of Earth Sciences 24(8): 1550Â1561.
Hooke, R., and Hanson, B. 1986. Borehole deformation experiments, Barnes Ice Cap, Canada. Cold Regions Science and Technology 12: 261-276.
Hooke, R., and ... Clausen, H.B. 1982. Wisconsin and Holocene 18O variations - Barnes Ice Cap, Canada. Geological Society of America Bulletin 93: 784-789.
Hooke, R., and Hudleston, P.J. 1980. Ice fabrics in a vertical flow plane, Barnes Ice Cap, Canada. Journal of Glaciology 25: 195-214. Hooke, R., 1976. Pleistocene ice at the base of the Barnes Ice Cap, Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada. Journal of Glaciology 17: 49-60.
Hooke, R., 1973. Flow near the margin of the Barnes Ice Cap, and the development of ice-cored moraines. Geological Society of America Bulletin 84: 3929-3948.
Hooke, R., 1973. Structure and flow in the margin of the Barnes Ice Cap, Baffin Island, N.W.T., Canada. Journal of Glaciology 12: 423-438.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-09-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-29