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Reconnaissance of the Balleny Islands
Entry ID: K017_1963_1964_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: A reconnaissance expedition took place around the Balleny Islands in the 1963-1964 field season with the objective to examine the four beaches where landings had previously been made and to search for other likely landing places. All of the four previous landing places were examined by helicopter and on two of them landings were made (Borredaile and Sabrina Islands). Gravity and magnetic ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -66.92   S: -66.92   E: 163.33   W: 163.33

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1964-03-08
Stop Date: 1964-03-10
Quality This investigation was conducted in the early 1960s and the investigators were unable to be found. All data is in the publications. Any remaining samples and data are held at Te Papa Museum in Wellington New Zealand. For more information, please contact:

Pat Brownsey
Seniour Curator Natural Environment
Te Papa Museum
PO Box 467,
Wellington, New Zealand
Email: PatB@tepapa.govt.nz
Ph: +64 (0)4 381 7000
Fax: +64 (0)4 381 7070
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
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
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Publications/References
Dawson, E.W. (comp) 1970 Balleny bathymetry. 1:1 000 000. New Zealand Oceanographic Institute ocean chart series
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-30

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