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Analysis of shallow cores (stratigraphy, thickness and facies analysis, ageing) from Allan Hills and Table Mountain and assessment of contamination of diesel drilling fluid from DVDP-6 core, Lake Vida, 1972
Entry ID: K047_2000_2001_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: Shallow coring of permafrost glacial sediments was completed of the Sirius Group at Allan Hills to provide stratigraphic cores for thickness and facies analysis and at Table Mountain for comparative age analysis by Be and N inventory of 3 different aged deposits (Sirius, Sirius regolith and debris flow). At Allan Hills, 2 holes and 8.2m of core were recovered in Trudge Valley. Coring did not ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -77.96   S: -77.96   E: 161.97   W: 161.97  
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 4
2.   N: -76.72   S: -76.72   E: 159.67   W: 159.67  
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 4
3.   N: -77.38   S: -77.38   E: 161.95   W: 161.95  
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 4


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-11-09
Stop Date: 2000-12-17
ISO Topic Category
Quality Samples are stored at Victoria University Wellington and available for use. Please contact the investigator for more information.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Originating Center
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: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: +64 4 463 6199
Fax: +64 4 463 5186
Email: Warren.Dickinson at vuw.ac.nz
Contact Address:
School of Geography
Environment and Earth Science
Victoria University of Wellington
PO BOX 600
City: Wellington
Country: NEW ZEALAND
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Publications/References
Pringle, D.J. Dickinson, W.W. Trodahl, H.J. Pyne, A.R. 2003 Depth and seasonal variations in the thermal properties of Antarctic Dry Valley permafrost from temperature time series analysis. Journal of geophysical research 108(B10): 2474-2487
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-03-03

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