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R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer NBP0201 - Late Pleistocene to Holocene Glacial History of West Antarctica
Entry ID: NBP0201

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Summary
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 NBP0201 on the R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer. This leg started at Punta Arenas, Chile and ended at Punta Arenas, Chile.

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Description: Expedition Data


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION
Description: NSF Award Abstract #99-09734


Parent DIF
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AMBS


Geographic Coverage
 N: -52.35021 S: -68.39653  E: -53.94574  W: -73.80311
 Min Altitude: 0  Max Altitude: 0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-01-18
Stop Date: 2002-03-03


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Adelaide Island
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Anvers Island
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Bransfield Strait
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Cape Ann
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN > Marguerite Bay
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Antarctic Peninsula
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR
VERTICAL LOCATION > SEA FLOOR


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE >AIR TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MAGNETIC ANOMALIES    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE GRAVITY FIELD    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS >MARINE MAGNETICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE GEOPHYSICS    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC REFLECTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN ACOUSTICS >ACOUSTIC SCATTERING    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >FLUORESCENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN OPTICS >TURBIDITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >SEA SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITATIONAL FIELD    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GRAVITY/GRAVITATIONAL FIELD >GRAVITY    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMAGNETISM >MAGNETIC FIELD >MAGNETIC ANOMALIES    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >GEOMAGNETISM >MAGNETIC FIELD    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >BATHYMETRY    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
OCEANS


Platform
R/V NBP >R/V Nathaniel B. Palmer    [Information]


Instrument
GPS >Global Positioning System    [Information]


Project
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]
AMBS >Antarctic Multibeam Bathymetry & Geophysical Synthesis    [Information]


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
COLUMBIA/LDEO/MGDS


Data Center
Marine Geoscience Data System, Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory, Columbia University    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.marine-geo.org/
Dataset ID: NBP0201

Data Center Personnel
Name: MARINE GEOSCIENCE DATA MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DATA MANAGER
Email: info at marine-geo.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA



Distribution
Distribution_Media: Online HTTP
Fees: None


Personnel
JASON ANDERSON
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: jason.anderson at utas.edu.au
Contact Address:
Antarctic CRC
University of Tasmania
Grosvenor St
City: Sandy Bay
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7005
Country: Australia


Publications/References
Wellner, J.S., D.C. Heroy, and J.B. Anderson, 2006. The Death Mask of the Antarctic Ice Sheet: comparison of glacial geomorphic features across the continental shelf, Geomorphology v.75(1-2): p.157-171.

Heroy, D.C., and J.B. Anderson, 2007. Radiocarbon constraints on the Antarctic Peninsula Ice Sheet retreat following the last glacial maximum (LGM), Quat. Sci. Rev. v.26(25-28): p.3286-3297.

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-03-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27



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