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Description of the Permian strata in north Victoria Land
Entry ID: K042_1981_1982_NZ_2

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Summary
Abstract: The Beacon Supergroup of northern Victoria Land, a coal bearing alluvial plain sequence, was investigated. 17 localities were visited between Gair Mesa and the Lanterman Range in north Victoria Land and the age, structure and sub-Beacon surface were described. The sedimentary facies of the Takrouna Formation were described and the palaeocurrent was analysed and a palaeohydraulic interpretation was inferred.
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -71.5   S: -72.0   E: 164.0   W: 161.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1981-11-24
Stop Date: 1982-01-08
ISO Topic Category
Quality All data should be contained within the publications.
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
Contact Address:
Nayland College
166 Nayland Road
Stoke
City: Nelson
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Walker, B.C. The Beacon Supergroup of northern Victoria Land, Antarctica. in: Antarctic earth science.Oliver R.L. James P.R. Jago J.B. (eds) Canberra: Australian Academy of Science. 1983. pp.211-214

Walker, B.C. Permian strata in north Victoria Land. in: Immediate report - Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition 26. Wellington: Antarctic Research Centre, Victoria ... View entire text
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-07

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