GISP2 Ions - B core (0-200 Meters), 700 YearsEntry ID: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_GISP2BCORE
Abstract: This is the ion data set produced by the Glacier Research Group for the
GISP2 B core drilled at the GISP2 site during the summer of 1989. The
data is bi-yearly, a combination of averages (approximately 2 year
averages) from the detailed sections analyzed and bi-years sections cut
between the detailed sections. Concentration values for each sample are
listed along with the top and bottom depth for each sample. Depths are in
meters, concentration values are in micrograms/kilogram (ppb). When no
data is available, the code 999999 appears.
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Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Mayewski, P.A., L.D. Meeker, M.S. Twickler, S.I. Whitlow, Q. Yang, W.B. Lyons, and M. Prentice
Dataset Title: GISP 2 Ions: B core (0-200 meters)
Dataset Series Name: Greenland Summit Ice Cores CD-ROM
Dataset Release Date: 1997
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, CO
Dataset Publisher: WDC/Paleoclimatology
Other Citation Details: National Snow and Ice Data Center, University of Colorado at BoulderOnline Resource: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/icecore/greenland/summit/gis...
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 700 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 0 ybp
Data Set Progress
Distribution Media: online www, ftp
Distribution Format: ascii
Email: paul.mayewski at maine.edu
Email: climatechange at maine.edu
Email: usitase at maine.edu
Climate Change Institute Department of Earth Sciences University of Maine 303 Bryand Global Science Building
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04469-5790
Country: United States
Mayewski, P.A., L.D. Meeker, M.S. Twickler, S.I. Whitlow, Q. Yang, W.B.
Lyons, and M. Prentice. 1997. Major features and forcing of high-latitude northern hemisphere atmospheric circulation using a 110,000-year-long glaciochemical series. Journal of Geophysical Research 102:26345-26366.
Taylor, K.C., P.A. Mayewski, M.S. Twickler, and S.I. Whitlow. 1996. Biomass burning recorded in the GISP2 ice core: A record from eastern Canada? The Holocene 6(1):1-6.
Yang, Q., P.A. Mayewski, S.I. Whitlow, M.S. Twickler, M.C. Morrison, R.W. Talbot, J.E. Dibb, and E. Linder. 1995. Global perspective of nitrate flux in ice cores. Journal of Geophysical Research 100:5113-5121.
Mayewski, P.A., W.B. Lyons, M.J. Spencer, M.S. Twickler, C.F. Buck, and
S.I. Whitlow. 1990. An ice core record of atmospheric response to anthropogenic sulphate and nitrate. Nature 346:554-556.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2005-05-23
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-05-23