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Ice Core Microparticle Analyses of the Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antartica

Abstract: At the Climate Change Research Center, the University of New Hampshire, USA,
continuous measurement of microparticles was conducted on the top 45m of an ice
core, which was drilled at the summit of Collins Ice Cap. The ice core was
sampled at intervals between 15 to 20cm. In addition, an experimental analysis
of the temporal variation of microparticle content in a liquid was conducted.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -61.88   S: -62.27   E: -57.57   W: -59.05
Max Altitude: 702M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kang, Jiancheng
Dataset Title: Microparticle Analyses of Collins Ice Cap on King George Island in West Antarctica
Dataset Publisher: PRIC > Polar Research Institute of China
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1991-11-01
Stop Date: 1995-05-01
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-12-21
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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