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Paleoglaciology of Alaska
Entry ID: INSTAAR_GLACIER_PALEO

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Summary
Abstract: The Paleoglaciology of Alaska project involves scientists to estimate past
climate parameters from glacial-geologic records. This project combines field
research and cosmogenic-surface-exposure dating with GIS analysis of Alaskan
glaciers that existed during the Last Glacial Maximum (LGM).

-Former glacier extents, coupled with high-resolution Digital Elevation Models
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Description: Data Downloads: Paleoglaciology of Alaska

Description: Alaska PaleoGlacier Atlas: A Geospatial Compilation of Pleistocene Glacier
Extents.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.0   S: 51.0   E: -130.0   W: 172.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Manley, W.F., and Kaufman, D.S.
Dataset Title: Paleoglaciology of Alaska`
Dataset Release Date: 2002
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR)
Other Citation Details: University of Colorado
Online Resource: http://instaar.colorado.edu/QGISL/paleo_ela.html
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Quarternary GIS Laboratory, Institute of Arctic and Alpin Research, University of Colorado Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://instaar.colorado.edu/QGISL/

Data Center Personnel
Name: WILLIAM F. MANLEY
Email: William.Manley at colorado.edu
Contact Address:
Institute of Arctic and Alpine Research (INSTAAR)
450 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0450
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: Online
Distribution Format: GIS
Fees: No fees
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: (301) 614-6898
Fax: 301-614-5268
Email: Tyler.B.Stevens at nasa.gov
Contact Address:
NASA Goddard Space Flight Center
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City: Greenbelt
Province or State: MD
Postal Code: 20771
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-07-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27


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