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The geology of the Northern Britannia Range between the Hatherton and Byrd Glaciers
Entry ID: K009_1978_1979_NZ_1

Abstract: The geology of the Northern Britannia Range between the Hatherton and Byrd Glaciers was mapped and the landforms, soils and glacial history of the range was investigated. A four man team man-hauled a Nansen sledge down the Hatherton Glacier, making measurements of hard rocks outcropping within the northern Britannia Range along the way. A geological outcrop map was produced, the general geology of ... View entire text
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  N: -79.0   S: -81.0   E: 160.0   W: 155.0

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Start Date: 1978-11-12
Stop Date: 1979-01-08
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Selby, M.J. Rock mass strength classification for geomorphic purposes: with tests from Antarctica and New Zealand. Zeitschrift für geomorphologie 24(1): 31-51, 1980.
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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