Locations of Australian refuges in Antarctica - GIS data
Entry ID: gis191

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Summary
Abstract: Point locations in shapefile format for current Australian refuges in Antarctica can be downloaded from the Australian Antarctic Data Centre's compilation of Geographic Information System (GIS) data available for downloading - see a Related URL below.
There are files with locations of refuges within the following file groups based on geographic area: Bunger Hills, Cape Denison (Mapping from IKONOS satellite imagery captured January 2001), Holme Bay and Framnes Mountains, Rauer Group, Scullin and Murray Monoliths, Vestfold Hills and Windmill Islands.
There is also a file in the Australian Antarctic Territory file group with locations of refuges not in any of the above geographic areas.
Related URL
Description: GIS data available for download from the Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.23   S: -70.8   E: 142.67   W: 59.46

Data Set Citation
Dataset Release Date: 2004-03-11
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1960-01-01
Stop Date: 2013-04-04
Location Keywords
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Quality The data have been formatted according to the SCAR Feature Catalogue.
Each feature has a Qinfo value in the attribute table of the shapefile. This number can be used in a data quality information search (see a Related URL below). Enter the Qinfo value in the search at the Search Datasets and Quality tab to obtain data quality information for that feature.
Access Constraints The data area available for download. See a Related URL below.
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=gis191 when using these data.

Usually mapped to a Universal Transverse Mercator projection, Zone 43.
Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
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: Various
Distribution Format: shapefile
Fees: Free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +61 3 6232 3577
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: gis at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-11
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-04-05
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