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Early Iceberg Observations by Australian Antarctic ExpeditionersEntry ID: early_iceberg_obs
Abstract: Between 1954 and 1975, iceberg observations were collected on Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) by Antarctic expeditioners on a volunteer basis as they travelled to and from Antarctica. No fixed format for data collection had been determined, and many of the observations recorded are in diary format.
The data have not been converted to electronic form, and are available only in the original logbooks held at the National Archives Office.
Start Date: 1954-01-01Stop Date: 1975-12-31
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Quality Observations were on an ad-hoc basis, with no fixed parameters for observations between voyages.
Access Constraints Data are available in physical logbooks only, which have been stored in the National Archives Office.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License
Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=early_ic... when using these data.
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Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: jason.anderson at utas.edu.au
Antarctic CRC University of Tasmania Grosvenor St
City: Sandy Bay
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7005
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-05-31
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27