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Investigation of the weathering processes and quaternary geology in the Wright Valley and the elevated beach ridges of Marble Point and investigation of the dykes at the Nussbaum Riegel
Entry ID: K042_1966_1967_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The weathering processes and quaternary geology was investigated in the Wright Valley, mostly near Lake Vanda but as far east as the Meserve Glacier, the Taylor Valley and at Marble Point. Igneous dykes were also investigated at the Nussbaum Riegel in the Taylor Valley. Within the Wright Valley, several weeks were spent in a previous season in the Lake Vanda region and some tentative conclusions ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
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1.   N: -77.58   S: -77.58   E: 161.65   W: 161.65  
2.   N: -77.43   S: -77.43   E: 163.83   W: 163.83  
3.   N: -77.67   S: -77.67   E: 162.77   W: 162.77  


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1966-01-01
Stop Date: 1967-01-01
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Data Set Progress
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Data Center
Antarctica New Zealand, New Zealand Antarctic Institute, New Zealand Supplemental Info
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Name: SHULAMIT GORDON
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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
Wellman, H.W. Wilson, A.T. 1969 Salt weathering or fretting. Encyclopaedia of geomorphology, Vol. 3. New York Reinhold Encyclopaedia of earth sciences series
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-07-02

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