Amazon Basin Pleistocene Precipitation Reconstruction Data

Federal Geographic Data Committee (FGDC) Metadata:


Identification_Information:
Citation:
Citation_Information:
Originator: Sara E. Harris
Publication_Date: 7/1999
Title: Amazon Basin Pleistocene Precipitation Reconstruction Data
Edition:
Geospatial_Data_Presentation_Form:
Series_Information:
Series_Name: IGBP PAGES/WDCA CONTRIBUTION SERIES NUMBER: 1999-039
Issue_Identification: 1999-039
Publication_Information:
Publication_Place: Boulder, CO
Publisher: IGBP PAGES/ World Data Center Paleoclimatology
Other_Citation_Details:
NOAA/NCDC Paleoclimatology Program
Online_Linkage: ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/paleocean/by_contributor/harris1999/readme_harris1999.txt
Description:
Abstract:
This data set consists of magnetic susceptibility, % reflectance, and first derivatives of %reflectance for Ocean Drilling Program Sites 925-926 following the shipboard splice.
Purpose:
Not Available
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Harris, S.E. and A.C. Mix, 1999. Pleistocene precipitation balance in the Amazon Basin recorded in deep sea sediments. Quaternary Research 51, 14-26.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Bickert, T., Curry, W.B., and Wefer, G., 1997. Late Pliocene to Holocene (2.6 to 0 Ma) western equatorial Atlantic deep water circulation: inferences from benthic stable isotopes, Leg 154. In: Shackleton, N.J., Curry, W.B., Richter, C., and Bralower, T.J. (Eds.). Proc. ODP Sci. Results, 154: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 239-253.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Laskar, J., Joutel, F., and Boudin, F., 1993. Orbital, precessional and insolation quantities for the Earth from -20Myr to +10Myr. Astronomy and Astrophysics, 270, 522-533.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Shackleton, N.J., and Crowhurst, S., 1997. Sediment fluxes based on an orbitally tuned time scale 5 Ma to 14 Ma, Site 926. In: Shackleton, N.J., Curry, W.B., Richter, C., and Bralower, T.J. (Eds.). Proc. ODP Sci. Results,154: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 69-77.
Supplemental_Information:
REFERENCE: Tiedemann, R., and Franz, S.O., 1997. Deep-water circulation, chemistry and terrigenous sediment supply in the equatorial Atlantic during the Pliocene, 3.3-2.6 Ma and 5-4.5 Ma. In: Shackleton, N.J., Curry, W.B., Richter, C., and Bralower, T.J. (Eds.). Proc. ODP Sci. Results, 154: College Station, TX (Ocean Drilling Program), 299-318.
Status:
Progress: Complete
Maintenance_and_Update_Frequency: As needed
Spatial_Domain:
Description_of_Geographic_Extent:
Bounding_Coordinates:
West_Bounding_Coordinate: -45.0
East_Bounding_Coordinate: -10.0
North_Bounding_Coordinate: 15.0
South_Bounding_Coordinate: -15.0
Keywords:
Theme:
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD SCIENCE PARAMETERS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: PROJECT
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ANCILLARY KEYWORDS
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: ISO TOPIC CATEGORY
Theme_Keyword_Thesaurus: DATA SET LANGUAGE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > OCEANS > OCEAN CHEMISTRY > CARBONATE
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > PALEOCLIMATE > OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS > SEDIMENTS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > SOLID EARTH > ROCKS/MINERALS/CRYSTALS > AGE DETERMINATIONS
Theme_Keyword: EARTH SCIENCE > PALEOCLIMATE > PALEOCLIMATE RECONSTRUCTIONS > DROUGHT/PRECIPITATION RECONSTRUCTION
Theme_Keyword: PAGES > PAST GLOBAL CHANGES, IGBP
Theme_Keyword: Ocean Reflectance
Theme_Keyword: Magnetic Susceptibility
Theme_Keyword: Caco3
Theme_Keyword: Goethite
Theme_Keyword: Solar Insolation
Theme_Keyword: GEOSCIENTIFIC INFORMATION
Theme_Keyword: ENGLISH
Place:
Place_Keyword_Thesaurus: GCMD
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > NORTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Place_Keyword: OCEAN > ATLANTIC OCEAN > SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN
Access_Constraints: Not Available
Use_Constraints:
Not Available
Point_of_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: SARA E. HARRIS
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: ALAN C. MIX
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Position: INVESTIGATOR
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Sea Education Association
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Oregon State University
City: Corvallis
State_or_Province: OR
Postal_Code: 97331
Country: USA
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: mix@oce.orst.edu
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Data_Quality_Information:
Attribute_Accuracy:
Attribute_Accuracy_Report:
Not Available
Logical_Consistency_Report:
Not Available
Completeness_Report:
Not Available
Lineage:
Process_Step:
Process_Description:
Not Available
Process_Date: Unknown
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Spatial_Reference_Information:
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Distribution_Information:
Distributor:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Organization_Primary:
Contact_Organization: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER > World Data Center for Paleoclimatology, Boulder
Contact_Person: WDC/PALEOCLIMATOLOGY, BOULDER
Contact_Position: DATA CENTER CONTACT
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: World Data Center for Paleoclimatology
Address: NOAA/NCDC Code E/GCx3
Address: 325 Broadway
City: Boulder
State_or_Province: CO
Postal_Code: 80303
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: +1 (303) 497-6160
Contact_Facsimile_Telephone: +1 (303) 497-6513
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: paleo@noaa.gov
Resource_Description: NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_1999-039
Distribution_Liability:
Not Available
Standard_Order_Process:
Digital_Form:
Digital_Transfer_Information:
Format_Name: text
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/paleo/
Access_Instructions:
DATA CENTER URL
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/paleocean/b...
Access_Instructions:
Access to data files
Digital_Transfer_Option:
Online_Option:
Computer_Contact_Information:
Network_Address:
Network_Resource_Name:
ftp://ftp.ncdc.noaa.gov/pub/data/paleo/paleocean/b...
Access_Instructions:
Access to documentation
Fees: None
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Metadata_Reference_Information:
Metadata_Date: 20061121
Metadata_Review_Date: 20061204
Metadata_Contact:
Contact_Information:
Contact_Person_Primary:
Contact_Person: GCMD User Support Office
Contact_Organization: NASA Global Change Master Directory
Contact_Address:
Address_Type: Mailing and Physical Address
Address: Not Available
City: Lanham
State_or_Province: MD
Postal_Code: 20706
Country: USA
Contact_Voice_Telephone: Not Available
Contact_Electronic_Mail_Address: gcmduso@gcmd.gsfc.nasa.gov
Metadata_Standard_Name: FGDC Content Standards for Digital Geospatial Metadata
Metadata_Standard_Version: FGDC-STD-001-1998
Metadata_Time_Convention: local time
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