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GPR surveys and sediment sampling for OSL dating to determine the formation of fossil marine deltas in the vicinity of Wales and Commonwealth streams, New Harbour
Entry ID: K015_2004_2005_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The subsurface sedimentary structures that make up New Harbour deltas were investigated using GPR to develop a model for the formation of the fossil marine deltas that are well preserved along the New Harbour coastline wherever large melt streams with a substantial sediment load occur. GPR surveys were conducted on the deltas in the vicinity of Wales and Commonwealth streams, New Harbour, and on ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.56   S: -77.58   E: 163.52   W: 163.49
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 20

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-01-15
Stop Date: 2005-01-28
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 7,000 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: Present
Chrono Unit:
ISO Topic Category
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 9 373 7599 Ext 88473
Fax: +64 9 373 7434
Email: p.augustinus at auckland.ac.nz
Contact Address:
School of Geography and Environmental Science
The University of Auckland
Private Bag 92019
City: Auckland
Country: New Zealand
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Publications/References
Edgar, T.D. 2006. The structure and timing of marine fossil deltas in the Taylor Valley, Antarctica. MSc thesis, University of Auckland, New Zealand.
Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2008-11-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2008-11-17

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