Mackay Sea Valley Site Survey: sea ice motion, water current veolcities, sesimic reflection recordsEntry ID: MSV_SiteSurvey
Abstract: Month-long sea-ice motion (vertical and horizontal) data using GPS
instrumentation at 2 sites within Granite Harbor, southwestern Ross
Sea made over November-December 2000.
Month-long water current velocity measurements made within Granite
Harbor through the 900-m-deep water column in the Mackay Sea
Valley. Measurements made using 3 ADCP instruments during
... November-December 2000.
Review of CHIRP seismic lines from Granite Harbor: one set (analog
only) from 1994 lodged with Dr Eugene Domack, Hamilton College;
another set (digital)from 1996 lodged with Dr Lou Bartek, University
of North Carolina.
Review of 3.5kHz line (digital) from Granite Harbor lodged with Dr
Stuart Henrys, Institute of Geological and Nuclear Sciences,
Wellington, New Zealand.
OCEANS > COASTAL PROCESSES > FJORDS
OCEANS > COASTAL PROCESSES > SEDIMENTATION
OCEANS > BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY > CONTINENTAL MARGINS
OCEANS > MARINE GEOPHYSICS
OCEANS > MARINE SEDIMENTS > SEDIMENTATION
OCEANS > MARINE SEDIMENTS > STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCE
OCEANS > OCEAN CIRCULATION > OCEAN CURRENTS
OCEANS > SEA ICE > SEA ICE MOTION
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Email: ross at geol.niu.edu
Department of Geology and Environmental Geosciences 312 Davis Hall, Normal Rd Northern Illinois University
Province or State: IL
Postal Code: 60115-2854
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-07-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2010-07-02