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WEGA (WilkEs basin GlAcial history) project
Entry ID: WEGA_project


Summary
Abstract: WEGA is an international, multidisciplinary project, funded by the Italian PNRA and the Australian Antarctic Division (AAD). The data were collected during the January-March 2000 cruise aboard the R/V Tangaroa (NZ). The data are: 1827 km of high resolution, multi-channel, seismic reflection data, 3.5 kHz profiles, 562 km of chirp data, and a total of 11 gravity cores, 28 piston cores, 18 surface ... View entire text
Related URL
Description: Antarctic Seismic Data Library System (SDLS)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.41   S: -67.15   E: 145.62   W: 142.37
Min Depth: 100 M Max Depth: 3500 M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-02-21
Stop Date: 2000-03-12
ISO Topic Category
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Istituto Nazionale di Oceanografia e di Geofisica Sperimentale, Italy Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.ogs.trieste.it/

Data Center Personnel
Name: LAURA DE SANTIS
Phone: +39-040-2140358
Fax: +39-040-327307
Email: ldesantis at ogs.trieste.it
Contact Address:
Borgo Grotta Gigante 42/c
Sgonico
City: Trieste
Postal Code: I-34010
Country: Italy
Distribution
Distribution Media: DVD
Distribution Format: SEG-Y
Fees: free
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +39-040-2140358
Fax: +39-040-327307
Email: ldesantis at ogs.trieste.it
Contact Address:
Borgo Grotta Gigante 42/c
Sgonico
City: Trieste
Postal Code: I-34010
Country: Italy
Publications/References
1) Deep Sea Research Special Volume II, 50, Issues 8-9, (May 2003), Recent investigations of the Mertz Polynya and George Vth Land continental margin, East antartica Edited by P. Harris, G. Brancolini, N. Bindoff, L. DeSantis Elsevier Publ. The volume is a collection of geological, geophysical, glaciological, oceanographic and biological papers that show some of the results obtained in the frame of several projects, funded by United States (NSF), Australian (ANARE) and Italian (PNRA) Antarctic agencies. Eigth papers show in particular some results of the PNRA/ANARE WEGA (WilkEs basin GlAcial history) project.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-03-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2016-06-01



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