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Amery shallow ice coring
Entry ID: ASAC_1224

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Abstract: Metadata record for data from ASAC Project 1224
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Ice core drilling is used to extract information from glacial ice, which aids in the reconstruction of past climatic conditions, and produces proxy records of environmental parameters. The main aim of this project is to produce a record of methanesulphonic ... View entire text
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Description: Download Point for the Amery G2 data
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.9   S: -69.0   E: 72.5   W: 71.0
Min Depth: 0 M Max Depth: 5M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-09-30
Stop Date: 2005-03-31
Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 5m
Quality Values provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints Data from this project are scheduled to become publicly available in January, 2014.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Creative Commons License
This "Amery shallow ice coring" is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 Unported License.
Data Set Progress
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 131 kb
Distribution Format: Excel
Fees: Free

Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 241 kb
Distribution Format: Excel
Fees: Free
Phone: +61 3 6226 1876
Fax: +61 3 6226 2902
Email: mark.curran at
Contact Address:
203 Channel Highway
Australian Antarctic Division
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2014-08-28

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