WAIS grounding-zone migrations in Eastern Basin, Ross Sea and the LGM dilemma: New strategies to resolve the style and timing of outer continental shelf grounding events
Entry ID: Bart-OPPGeol-0538475

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Summary
Abstract: This project determines the recent history of the West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) through a multidisciplinary study of the seabed in the Ross Sea of Antarctica. WAIS is perhaps the world's most critical ice sheet to sea level rise due to near-future global warming. Its history has been a key focus for the past decade, but there are significant questions as to whether WAIS was stable during the ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -75.0   S: -78.0   E: -160.0   W: -180.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2006-10-01
Stop Date: 2009-09-30
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 1.8 Ma
Paleo Stop Date: 0 Ma
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Department of Geology and Geophysics, Louisiana State University Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.geol.lsu.edu/

Data Center Personnel
Name: PHILIP JOHN BART
Phone: 225-578-3109
Fax: 225-578-2302
Email: pbart at lsu.edu
Contact Address:
E235 Howe Russell Geoscience Building
Louisiana State University Department of Geology and Geophysics
City: Baton Rouge
Province or State: Louisiana
Postal Code: 70803
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 225-578-3109
Fax: 225-578-2302
Email: pbart at lsu.edu
Contact Address:
E235 Howe Russell Geoscience Building
Louisiana State University Department of Geology and Geophysics
City: Baton Rouge
Province or State: Louisiana
Postal Code: 70803
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2007-03-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-02
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