Sedimentology Data for Seymour Island, Antarctic Penninsula from the Instituto Antartico Argentino
Entry ID: CDA_AR_GEO_SEDIMENTOLOGY_DATA

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Summary
Abstract: This sedimentoloy data is a collection of approximately 450
granulometric analyses of samples from 22 geological sections from
Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula. The data comes from the Instituto
Antartico Argentino Antarctic Data Base.

The area of coverage is:
Maximum Latitude: 64 12 S
Minimum Latitude: 64 20 S
Maximum Longitude: 56 32 W
Minimum Longitude: 56 34 W

Geographic Coverage
 N: -64.0 S: -64.0  E: -56.0  W: -56.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1986-01-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA > Seymour Island
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR > Antarctica


Science Keywords
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION >SEDIMENT CHEMISTRY    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION >SEDIMENT COMPOSITION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION >SEDIMENTATION    [Definition]
LAND SURFACE >EROSION/SEDIMENTATION >STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCE    [Definition]
SOLID EARTH >ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS >SEDIMENTARY ROCKS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION


Project
RECURSOS MINERALES


Keywords
ANTARCTIC PENINSULA
EOCENE
FACIES
GRANULOMETRIC ANALYSIS
IDN_NODE GSFC/CONAE
LA MESETA FM.
PARTICLE SIZE
SEDIMENTARY ROCKS
SEDIMENTOLOGY
SEYMOUR ISLAND


Originating Center
IAA


Data Center
Centro de Datos Antarticos, Argentina    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.dna.gov.ar/
Dataset ID: SediIAA002 > Sedimentology

Data Center Personnel
Name: SERGIO ALFREDO MARENSSI
Phone: + 54 11 4815 4064
Phone: + 54 11 4813 7807
Fax: + 54 11 4812 2086
Fax: + 54 11 4813 7807
Email: smarenssi at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: Argentina


Personnel
CELIA ELBA IZQUIERDO
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: 54-11-4812-2086
Fax: 54-11-4812-2086
Email: celeiz_antar at hotmail.com
Email: celeiz at dna.gov.ar
Email: cda at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: ARGENTINA


SERGIO ALFREDO MARENSSI
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: + 54 11 4815 4064
Phone: + 54 11 4813 7807
Fax: + 54 11 4812 2086
Fax: + 54 11 4813 7807
Email: smarenssi at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: Argentina


SERGIO NESTOR SANTILLANA
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 54 11 4812 2086
Fax: 54 11 4812 2086
Email: ssantillana at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Centro de Datos Antarticos
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: Argentina


Publications/References
Argentine-Polish geological investigations on Seymour (Marambio) Island, west Antarctica, 1988. Doktor, M., Gazdzicki A., Marenssi, S., Porebski, S.,
Santillana, S. y A. Vrba. Polish Polar Research, Vol.9, No.4: 521-541, 1988.

Analisis geologico y paleontologico de un nivel de costa del Eoceno tardio (F. La Meseta) de la isla Marambio (Seymour Island), Antartida. Marenssi, S.A., Reguero, M., Santillana, S.N. y S. Vizcaino. VI Jornadas de Paleontologia de Vertebrados. Resumenes.

Control tectonico de inicio de la sedimentacion de la F. La Meseta (Eoceno),
Isla Marambio. Antartida. 1993. Santillana S., S.Marenssi y C.A.Rinaldi. II
Jornadas de Comunicaciones sobre Investigaciones Antarticas.

Creation and Review Dates
Last DIF Revision Date: 2005-06-24

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