Greenland Snow Pit and Core Stratigraphy
Entry ID: ARCSS123

[ Update this Record ]

Summary
Abstract: Carl S. Benson's Greenland snow accumulation study field notebooks and analyses of snow accumulation, temperature, ice sheet facies and snow densification are available on 74 microfiche or as hard copy for on-site use by appointment. The data set includes a summary of all sampling stations, summary matrix of data collected at each station; accumulation data adjusted for Fall 1954 and Fall 1955 ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 85.0   S: 60.0   E: -18.0   W: -72.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Benson, Carl S.
Dataset Title: Greenland Snow Pit and Core Stratigraphy
Dataset Release Date: 2003-07-25
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Online Resource: http://nsidc.org/data/arcss123.html
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1952-08-17
Stop Date: 1955-08-20
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
National Snow and Ice Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://nsidc.org

Data Center Personnel
Name: NSIDC USER SERVICES
Phone: +1 (303) 492-6199
Fax: +1 (303) 492-2468
Email: nsidc at nsidc.org
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
CIRES, 449 UCB
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
View entire list
Distribution
Distribution Media: Microfiche

Distribution Media: Paper
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
View entire list
Publications/References
Benson, C.S., Stratigraphic studies in the snow and firn of the Greenland ice sheet, U.S. Army Snow, Ice and Permafrost Research Establishment, [now CRREL] Research Report 70, 1962.
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-07-25
Last DIF Revision Date: 2013-07-25
[ Update this Record ]


Link to Web Site