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Examination of the Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges
Entry ID: K042_1968_1969_NZ_1

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Summary
Abstract: The Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges was investigated in two phases. The first phase involved visits to ranges and nunataks around the Skelton Neve including visits to Boomerang Range, Warren Range, Portal Mountain and Mt Metschel, by toboggan. The second phase was helicopter assisted and visits were made to Table Mountain, Knobhead Mountain, ... View entire text
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Description: The PETLAB database of GNS Science. Soil and rock samples from the VUWAE 13th Expedition are catalogued here. Search under Collector = VUWAE 13 and M Gorton and Country = Antarctica.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.25   S: -78.4   E: 163.0   W: 157.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1968-12-12
Stop Date: 1969-02-06
ISO Topic Category
Quality All data relating to this study can be found in the publications. Collected samples are catalogued in the PETLAB database and are held at either GNS Science or Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand.
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
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Fax: +64 3 358 0211
Email: s.gordon at antarcticanz.govt.nz
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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. Grindley, G.W. Webb, P.N. 1972 The Beacon Supergroup of East Antarctica. Antarctic geology and geophysics: Symposium on Antarctic Geology and Solid Earth Geophysics, Oslo, 6-15 August 1970. Adie, R.J. (ed) Oslo Universitetsforlaget
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-24
Last DIF Revision Date: 2009-07-01

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