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The geotechnical properties of Ferrar dolerites
Entry ID: K025_1987_1988_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: A study of the strength of dolerites in the Dry Valleys region of Antarctica was undertaken in order to define the range of geomechanical properties expressed by these rocks and to examine the relationship between the petrology and strength of the materials. The patterns of jointing were also examined in order to develop an understanding of the development and pattern of joints in relationship to ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.25   S: -78.0   E: 162.0   W: 160.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-11-19
Stop Date: 1988-01-04
ISO Topic Category
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Ancillary Keywords
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 7 838 4024 Ext 8508
Fax: +64 7 838 4218
Email: v.moon at waikato.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Earth and Ocean Sciences
University of Waikato
Private Bag 3105
City: Hamilton
Country: New Zealand
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-04-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-04-20

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