Survey Report - Casey Station, Antarctica, 1979 - by JC Sutton
Entry ID: survey_1979_Casey

[ Get Data ]
[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: Survey report for Casey Station, 1979, by the wintering senior technical officer, JC Sutton.

Taken from the survey report:

Purpose:
- Provision of site details for proposed building program
- Extension of mapping control in the vicinity of Casey Station
- Establish a tide gauge at Casey Station
- Provide survey support for the glaciology program

During the 1979 changeover period the following surveying and mapping is to be carried out from Casey Station:

1) Complete a site survey of the proposed extension to Casey station.
20 Carry out colour spot photography of Casey Station and the new station site.
3) Establish a JMR fix in the Swain Islands Group on the Thompson or Balaena Islands for future mapping control.
4) Spot photograph of the above newly established control stations as well as those established in 1978 on Frazier and Donovan Islands.

After the 1979 changeover period the following work is to be carried out:

1) Establish and survey a number of survey control points in the Swain Islands Group. These points are to be marked for photography for the following summer.
2) Establish and maintain a tide gauge station for a minimum period of 29 days during the summer.
3) Carry out ground truth investigation of LANDSAT imagery along the IAGP route.
4) Provide survey support for the glaciology program.

Related URL
Link: GET DATA
Description: Download point for the survey report


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


Geographic Coverage
 N: -66.2 S: -66.4  E: 110.6  W: 110.4

Data Set Citation
Dataset Release Date: 2013-01-02


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1979-01-10
Stop Date: 1980-02-14


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


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES >BOUNDARY SURVEYS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >INFRASTRUCTURE >BUILDINGS    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >CONTROL SURVEYS    [Definition]
OCEANS >TIDES >TIDAL HEIGHT    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
IMAGERY/BASE MAPS/EARTH COVER


Platform
LANDSAT    [Information]


Instrument
TIDE GAUGES    [Information]


Quality
See the survey report for more details.


Access Constraints
A copy of the survey report is available for download from the provided URL.


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=survey_1... when using these data.


Keywords
Survey
Glaciology
Traverse


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: 5.3 MB
Distribution_Format: pdf
Fees: Free


Personnel
HENK BROLSMA
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: +61 3 6232 3528
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: mapping 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: 2013-01-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-09-12

[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site