Blue Ice Tephra II - Mt. DeWitt
Entry ID: NSIDC-0115

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Summary
Abstract: This data set is the result of a study of volcanic ash and rock fragment (tephra) layers in exposed blue ice areas on Mt. DeWitt, Antarctica (77.12 deg S, 159.51 deg E). Tephra samples were collected between 15 November 1996 and 15 January 1997. Data include the following information for each sample site: a general description, electron microprobe analysis, GPS location, neutron activation ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.12   S: -77.12   E: -159.51   W: -159.51

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Nelia Dunbar
Dataset Title: Blue Ice Tephra II - Mt. DeWitt
Dataset Release Date: 2003-02-01
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO U.S.A.
Dataset Publisher: National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC)
Data Presentation Form: table
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/nsidc-0115.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1996-01-01
Stop Date: 1997-12-31
Instrument
CORING DEVICES Ancillary Description
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org
Dataset ID: NSIDC-0115

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
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Distribution
Distribution Media: ftp
Distribution Size: 51 KB ASCII files, 140 KB Excel files, 18 MB TIF files
Distribution Format: ASCII files, Excel files, TIF files
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: (505) 835-5783
Email: nelia at nmt.edu
Contact Address:
New Mexico Bureau of Mines & Mineral Resources
Earth and Environmental Science Department
New Mexico Tech
801 Leroy Place
City: Socorro
Province or State: NM
Postal Code: 87801-4796
Country: USA
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Publications/References
Dunbar, N., G. Zielinski, and D. Voisins, 2002, Tephra layers in the Siple and Taylor Dome Ice Cores, Antarctica: Correlations and Sources: submitted to Quaternary Research.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-04-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-07-26
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