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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0306 - Collaborative Research: Antarctic Cretaceous-Cenozoic Climate, Glaciation, and Tectonics: Site surveys for drilling from the edge of the Ross Ice Shelf
Entry ID: NBP0306

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Abstract: The NSF-supported research icebreaker Nathaniel B. Palmer operates year-round in support of the U.S. Antarctic Program, carrying out global change studies in biological, chemical, physical, and oceanographic disciplines.
This data set consists of underway data from leg NBP0306 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at McMurdo/Ice Edge and ended at McMurdo/Ice Edge.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -75.92   S: -78.59   E: 180.0   W: -180.0
Min Altitude: 0 Max Altitude: 0

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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-01-04
Stop Date: 2004-01-15
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Originating Center
Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University Supplemental Info
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Dataset ID: NBP0306

Data Center Personnel
Email: info at
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Distribution Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None
Email: luyendyk at
Contact Address:
University of California, Santa Barbara
Department of Geological Sciences
City: Santa Barbara
Province or State: CA
Postal Code: 93106-9630
Country: USA
Decesari, R.C., C.C. Sorlien, B.P. Luyendyk, D.S. Wilson, L. Bartek, J. Diebold, and S.E. Hopkins, 2007. Regional seismic stratigraphic correlations of the Ross Sea: Implications for the tectonic history of the West Antarctic Rift System (USGS Open File Report 2007-1047, Short Research Paper 052), Antarctica: A Keystone in a Changing World – Online Proceedings of the 10th ISAES, edited by A. K. ... View entire text
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2010-05-04
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-11-18
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