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Mawson Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data
Entry ID: AADC-00106

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset contains records of ice thickness and snow thickness from Mawson, Antarctica. Measurements were attempted on a weekly basis and have been recorded since 1954 and are ongoing, although this record only contains data up until the end of 1989. The observations are not continuous however.

The dataset is available via the provided URL.

These data were also collected as part of ASAC projects 189 and 741.

Logbooks(s):
Glaciology Sea Ice Log, Mawson 1969
Glaciology Mawson Sea Ice Logs, 1995-2000

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: Download the data


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Public information for ASAC project 189


Link: VIEW PROJECT HOME PAGE
Description: Public information for ASAC project 741


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset


Geographic Coverage
 N: -67.6 S: -67.6  E: 62.85  W: 62.85

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Allison, I.
Dataset Title: Mawson Station Antarctica Ice Thickness Data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 1999-10-07
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1954-01-01
Stop Date: 1989-12-20


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Mawson
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SEA ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >SEA ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
INLAND WATERS
OCEANS


Access Constraints
The data are available from the provided URL. Physical log books are archived at the Australian Antarctic Division.


Use Constraints
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/3.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=AADC-00106 when using these data.


Keywords
ANTARCTICA
FAST ICE
OCEANIC HEAT FLUX
SEA ICE
SOUTHERN OCEAN
STATE OF THE ENVIRONMENT


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
Australian Antarctic Division


Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Distribution_Size: 20 kb
Distribution_Format: Excel
Fees: Free


Personnel
IAN ALLISON
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +61 3 6226 7648
Fax: +61 3 6226 7650
Email: ian.allison at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


DAVE J. CONNELL
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: dave.connell at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia



Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1999-10-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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