DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A DAM AT BOECKELLA LAKE - ESPERANZA BAY-CAV 2002
Entry ID: CDA_AR-DAM_BOECKELLA_LAKE-CAV_2002

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Summary
Abstract: DURING THE AUSTRAL SUMMER 2001-2002 WAS PERFORMED RESEARCH AND FIELD WORK
RELATED TO DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A DAM IN ZONE OF CONTINUOUS PERMAFROST IN
THE VICINITY OF ESPERANZA STATION, ANTARCTIC PENINSULA. THE GEOTECHNICAL AND
GEOCRYOGENICAL PARAMETERS OF THIS SECTOR ARE TYPICAL FOR CONTINUOUS ICE-RICH
PERMAFROST, WITH MEAN ANNUAL SOIL TEMPERATURE OF ABOUT -3.5°C.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -63.38   S: -63.38   E: -57.0   W: -57.0
Max Altitude: 500M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-11-01
Stop Date: 2002-03-30
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data set has been in extensive use by many researchers and has resulted in
multiple publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Centro de Datos Antarticos, Argentina Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.dna.gov.ar/
Dataset ID: CDA_AR-DAM AT BOECKELLA LAKE-CAV 2002

Data Center Personnel
Name: CELIA ELBA IZQUIERDO
Phone: 54-11-4812-2086
Fax: 54-11-4812-2086
Email: celeiz_antar at hotmail.com
Email: celeiz at dna.gov.ar
Email: cda at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: ARGENTINA


Data Center Personnel
Name: DIEGO RAFAEL GOMEZ IZQUIERDO
Phone: + 54 11 4815 4064
Fax: + 54 11 4812 2086
Email: diegogi at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: ARGENTINA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 54 11 4812 2086
Phone: 54 11 4816 6821
Fax: 54 11 4816 6821
Email: glacio at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Departamento Ciencias de la Tierra
Division Glaciologia
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: Argentina
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Publications/References
PRIMERA EXPERIENCIA EN DISEÑO Y CONSTRUCCION DE UN DIQUE EN PERMAFROST
ANTARTICO: LAGO BOECKELLA, BAHIA ESPERANZA. YERMOLIN, EUGENIO. CONTRIBUCION DEL
INSTITUTO ANTARTICO ARGENTINO N° 537. BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA. 2003. pp:41.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2006-06-08
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