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The Dry Valleys Drilling Project
Entry ID: Dry_Valley_Drilling_Project

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Summary
Abstract: The Dry Valleys Drilling Project (DVDP) was predominately an international project between scientists from New Zealand, the US, and Japan, which drilled 14 holes in the Dry Valleys of Antarctica (especially Lake Vanda, Don Juan Pond, Lake Vida, Lake Fryxell, Lake Bonney, New Harbour, Marble Point, Lake Leon and North Fork), on Ross Island (Cape Evans, Cape Royds, Cape Barne), McMurdo Sound, the ... View entire text
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Description: The specific link to the Dry Valleys Drilling Project Project Reports through the Antarctic Marine Geology Research Facility. For references to the results see the DVDP Bulletin Series prepared at the Dept. of Geology, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb Illinois. All cores are stored at this facility.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.0   S: -79.0   E: 170.0   W: 159.0
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 300

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1971-11-01
Stop Date: 1976-02-01
ISO Topic Category
Quality The data and resultant publications have been lodged at The Antarctic Marine Geology Research Facility at Florida State University. Visiting scientists to the AMGRF can take advantage of a library that contains over 35 Polar related journals, numerous theses and dissertations, cruise data books, over 1,000 books on Antarctic and marine geology, an extensive Antarctic reprint collection, 1,2000 ... View entire text
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: 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
Barrett, P.J. Treves, S.B. 1975 Observations on the area around DVDP 15 in the western part of McMurdo Sound. Dry Valley Drilling Project bulletin 6: 1-2
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-01-28
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-06-06

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