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Collaborative Research: SGER: Triple-dating (Pb-FT-He) of Antarctic Detritus and the Origin of the Gamburtsev Mountains
Entry ID: NSF-ANT08-17163

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Abstract: This Small Grant for Exploratory Research investigates the origin and evolution of the Gamburtsev subglacial mountains (GSM). These mountains are considered the nucleation point for Antarctica's largest ice sheets; however, being of indeterminate age, they may postdate ice sheet formation. As well, their formation could reflect tectonic events during the breakup of Gondwana. The project studies ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.0   S: -69.0   E: 75.0   W: 72.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-02-15
Stop Date: 2009-01-31
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Dataset ID: NSF-ANT08-17163

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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
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University of Arizona
City: Tucson
Province or State: AZ
Postal Code: 85721
Country: US
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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