Historical Methane (CH4) Record from the Eurocore Ice Core at Summit, Greenland, in CDIAC, Trends '93
Entry ID: CDIAC_CH4_EUROCORE

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Summary
Abstract: In 1989, an ice core of 304 m was drilled for the Eurocore project at
Summit in Central Greenland. The core was dated with an accuracy of
+/- 2 years using electrical conductivity measurements and chemical
data. The period for this record was 970 to 1900.

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Blunier, T., J.A. Chappellaz, J. Schwander, J.M. Barnola, T. Desperts,
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Description: Access to Summit Ice Core data
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 72.0   S: 72.0   E: -37.0   W: -37.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Blunier, T., J.A. Chappellaz, J. Schwander, J.M. Barnola, T. Desperts, B. Stauffer, and D. Raynaud
Dataset Title: Historical Methane (CH4) Record from the Eurocore Ice Core at Summit, Greenland
Dataset Release Date: 1994
Dataset Release Place: Oak Ridge, TN
Dataset Publisher: CDIAC
Issue Identification: Trends '93
Online Resource: ftp://cdiac.esd.ornl.gov/pub/trends93/ch4/summit.247
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 0970-01-01
Stop Date: 1990-12-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 1000 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Chrono Unit:
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
Data Center
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center, Environmental Sciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, U. S. Department of Energy Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://cdiac.ornl.gov/
Dataset ID: summit.247

Data Center Personnel
Name: CARBON DIOXIDE INFORMATION ANALYSIS CENTER
Fax: (865) 574-2232
Contact Address:
Carbon Dioxide Information Analysis Center (CDIAC)
Oak Ridge National Laboratory
P.O.. Box 2008
City: OAK RIDGE
Province or State: TENNESSEE
Postal Code: 37831-6335
Country: USA
Distribution
Distribution Media: online ftp
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
Laboratoire de Glaciologie et de
Geophysique de l''Environnement
City: Saint Martin d''Heres Cedex
Postal Code: 38402
Country: FRANCE
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Publications/References
Blunier, T., J.A. Chappellaz, J. Schwander, J.M. Barnola, T. Desperts,
B. Stauffer, and D. Raynaud. 1994. 'Historical CH4 record from the
Eurocore ice core at Summit, Greenland'. pp. 244-249. In T.A. Boden,
D.P. Kaiser, R.J. Sepanski, and F.W. Stoss (eds.), 'Trends '93: A
Compendium of Data on Global Change', ORNL/CDIAC-65. Carbon Dioxide
Information Analysis Center, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge,
TN, USA.
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Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-04-20
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