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Arabian Sea Holocene G. bulloides Data
Entry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO2003-041

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Abstract: Time series of G. bulloides percent in the Arabian Sea during the past
10,000 years, influenced by upwelling driven by the SW summer monsoon

Abstract (from the online documentation):
During the last ice age, the Indian Ocean southwest monsoon exhibited
abrupt changes that were closely correlated with millennial-scale
climate events in the North Atlantic region, suggesting a mechanistic
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 18.05   S: 18.05   E: 57.6   W: 57.6
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 808 M

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Gupta, A.K., et al., 2003
Dataset Title: Arabian Sea Holocene G. bulloides Data
Dataset Series Name: IGBP PAGES/World Data Center for Paleoclimatology Data Contribution Series #2003-041
Dataset Release Date: June 2003
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
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Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 10.8 ka
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ka
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Data Center
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Fax: +1 (303) 497-6513
Email: paleo at
Contact Address:
World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
325 Broadway
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80303
Country: USA
Contact Address:
Indian Institute of Technology
City: Kharagpur
Postal Code: 721302
Country: India
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Gupta, A.K., D.M. Anderson, and J.T. Overpeck, 2003. Abrupt changes
in the Asian southwest monsoon during the Holocene and their links to
the North Atlantic Ocean. Nature, 421:354-357.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-03-15
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-01-27

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