Marine Core Isotope Analysis
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_MarineCoreIsotope

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Summary
Abstract: This dataset consists of measurements of isotope ratios (ratios of heavy to
light isotopes of carbon and oxygen) in marine cores collected as part of
research cruises conducted by, or for, the Geological Survey of Canada
(Atlantic).Carbon and oxygen isotopes of foraminifera are used to understand
the isotopic composition of past ocean waters. They are a fundamental tool in
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 53.0   S: 40.0   E: -40.0   W: -70.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Dataset Title: Marine Core Isotope Analysis
Dataset Release Place: Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada (Atlantic)
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1985-01-01
ISO Topic Category
Access Constraints Data accessible 2 years after first collected
Use Constraints None
Data Set Progress
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Originating Center
Data Center
Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan-rncan.gc.ca/com/index-eng.php
Dataset ID: Sample Isotope Analysis Data Set

Data Center Personnel
Name: BARBARA SZLAVKO
Phone: +01-902-426-7262
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: bszlavko at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Fees may apply for formatting, media and delivery
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-902-426-7262
Fax: +01-902-426-6152
Email: bszlavko at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
P.O. Box 1006, 1 Challenger Drive
City: Dartmouth
Province or State: Nova Scotia
Postal Code: B2Y 4A2
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-09-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-04-05
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-07-19
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