Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM01 caliper data
Entry ID: ASAC_1164_AM01_caliper

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Summary
Abstract: AM01 borehole drilled January 2002.
Profiling measurements conducted to test borehole diameter integrity.

AM01b borehole drilled mid-December 2003.
No new caliper data collected due to faulty wiring on instrument winch slip ring.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -69.44   S: -69.44   E: 71.42   W: 71.42
Min Depth: 65 M,ASL

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Allison, I. and Craven, M.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM01 caliper data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2013-10-30
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/metadata_redirect.cfm?md=/AMD...
Parent DIF
This data set description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
ASAC_1164_AM01

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2002-01-09
Stop Date: 2002-01-10
Quality See Readme file ... data collected as header, depth (m), diameter (cm)

Borehole diameter greatly enlarged at two depths: (a) 60 m at level of sub-surface water well and (b) 376 m where hydraulic connection was first made with ocean cavity beneath shelf (probably through englacial conduits in marine ice layer.

Note - depths provided in spatial coverage are referenced back to sea level.
The minimum depth asl refers to the height of the ice surface.
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Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
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Phone: +61 3 6226 7648
Fax: +61 3 6226 7650
Email: ian.allison at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
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203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-11-04
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