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Geological investigations and topographical surveying of the head of the Beardmore Glacier area
Entry ID: K002_1965_1966_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: The stratigraphy of the Buckley Coal Measures and Shackleton Limestone outcrops was investigated and a theodolite surveys of the head of the Beardmore Glacier area was completed. The area mapped consists of three small nunataks on the edge of the south polar plateau at the head of the Beardmore Glacier. In addition, several other small rock outcrops were also mapped. Each island was ... View entire text
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Description: GNS PET LAB data base which is a rock catalogue and geoanalytical database. The investigators which have samples in PET LAB for this study include D.J. Young and R. Ryburn, Country = Antarctica.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -84.5   S: -85.5   E: 167.0   W: 162.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1965-12-09
Stop Date: 1966-01-07
ISO Topic Category
Quality The remaining samples are held in the GNS PetLab collection. All results are in the publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.antarcticanz.govt.nz/

Data Center Personnel
Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +64 3 358 0200
Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: c.poirot at antarcticanz.govt.nz
Contact Address:
Antarctica New Zealand
Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Bibby, A.C. 1966 New Zealand field party revisits famous fossil site. Antarctic 4(5): 222-224
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-17

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