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1. AFI 01/01_01 - Biodiversity response to climate change: biodiversity and climate significance of Tertiary forest communities of Antarctica - Fossil wood and leaves of Tertiary age, Seymour Island and adjacent, 2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00311]
During field work in 2001 over 1600 specimens were collected from four main fossil plant assemblages: the ''Nordenksjold flora'' from the Cross Valley Formation of Late Palaeocene age; and 3 floras ...


2. AFI 01/01_02 - Biodiversity response to climate change: biodiversity and climate significance of Tertiary forest communities of Antarctica - Analysis of fossil wood & leaves of Tertiary age, Seymour Island&adjacent, 2001 [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00312]
Fossils from Palaeogene strata on Seymour Island, Antarctic Peninsula, were studied to determine the nature of vegetation response to the fundamental change from greenhouse to icehouse climates in ...


3. Age and environment of Miocene - Pliocene glaciomarine deposits, James Ross Island, Antarctica [CDA_AR_GEO_MIOCENE_PLIOCENE_JRI]
Knowledge of the late Miocene - Pliocene climate of West Antarctica, recorded by sedimentary units within the James Ross Island Volcanic Group, is still fragmentary. Late Miocene glaciomarine deposits ...


4. Alaskan Fossil Identification File [EARTH_LAND_USGS_ALASKA_FOSSILS1]
The data base consists of a compilation of reports made by the U.S. Geological Survey Branch of Paleontology and Stratigraphy concerning the identification of fossils collected in Alaska. Data includes ...


5. Alpine Glacier Advances and Recessions in Northern North America [Canada_GSC_AlpiGlacAdvRecNNAm]
Two Excel spreadsheets listing the ages of alpine glacier advances and recessions dated by radiocarbon methods and by other methods, including dendrochronology, lichenometry, and historical observation ...


6. Antarctic ice sheet history and stability: baseline palaeoclimate research on the Pagodroma Group, Prince Charles Mountains. [ASAC_1220]
Detailed sedimentary information and palaeontological samples were collected from Battye Glacier Formation, of the Pagodroma Group in the Prince Charles Mountains, an area where little information ...


7. Australian Geological Activities in the Northern Prince Charles Mountains [Geology_NPCMs]
A dataset describing Australian Geological activities in the Northern Prince Charles Mountains from 1987 to 1996. The data are stored in an excel spreadsheet and contains information such as dates, ...


8. BAS Geological Data - Overview [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00048]   CHILD METADATA
The British Antarctic Survey holds one of the most extensive collections of Antarctic rocks and fossils anywhere in the world. These are predominately from the Antarctic Peninsula region and Scotia ...


9. BAS Geological Data - Type and Figured Fossil Collection [GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00154]   PARENT METADATA
The palaeontology collection at the British Antarctic Survey is a unique and internationally important collection of specimens sourced predominantly from the Antarctic Peninsula and Scotia Arc. The ...


10. BIOME 6000 (v4.2): Vegetation Maps for the Mid-Holocene and Last Glacial Maximum [BIOME6000]
The Palaeovegetation Mapping Project (generally known as BIOME 6000: Prentice and Webb, 1998) was inaugurated in 1994 with the aim of providing global maps describing the vegetation patterns at 6000±500 ...


11. Baffin Island, Canada - Radiocarbon Sample Database [Canada_GSC_BaffRadiocarbSampDB]
A Cardbox file containing dated and undated radiocarbon samples collected in the course of a regional mapping project on northwestern Baffin Island.This database is to synthesize information pertaining ...


12. Basal Peat Radiocarbon Dates From Northern North America and Greenland [Canada_GSC_BasalPeatRadiocarbon]
An Excel spreadsheet listing radiocarbon dates on wetland inception (basal peat) in Northern North America (north of 40?N) and Greenland along with depth interval of dated samples. As of June 2001, ...


13. Battye Glacier Formation Paleontology and Sedimentology, Beaver Lake Region, Antarctica [ANDRILL_Pagodroma_Group]
Glacimarine strata of the Battye Glacier Formation (c.130 m thick), Pagodroma Group, exposed in the Amery Oasis of East Antarctica, provide a record of late Miocene palaeoenvironmental ...


14. Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No. 12 2002 - 2004 [CDA_AR_LATE_CRET-PALEO]   PARENT METADATA
Project: LATE CRETACEOUS PALEOGENE > Biogeographic relationships between northern Antarctic Peninsula and southernmost South America during the Late Cretaceous-Paleogene. Project No.12 2002 -2004 ...


15. Biostratigraphic collections of Devonian fish fossils from Middle Devonian Aztec Siltstone at the top of the Taylor Group (Beacon Supergroup) and sediment studies for a basin analysis [K026_1991_1992_NZ_1]
Using toboggans and sledges, the party travelled 700 kilometres from the Darwin Glacier northwards to the Lashly Mountains to study Taylor Group sedimentary rocks (Beacon Supergroup). The principle ...


16. Biostratigraphy and Paleontology of the Upper Cretaceous in James Ross Island. Project No. 13 2002-2004 [CDA_AR_GEO_GUSTAV_GROUP_JRI]
The Project finalized in 2004 and will be continued by the Project PICTA-17-2004 (years 2004-2007) The project work comprises the study of the Gustav Group exposed on James Ross Island and consists ...


17. CRETACEOUS AND CENOZOIC MICROPALEONTOLOGY OF ANTARCTIC PENINSULA. PALEO-BIOGEOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS -PICTO 36166-2005 [CDA_AR-CRETACEOUSANDCENOZOICMICROPALEONTOLOGYOFANTARCTICPENINSULA-PALEOBI]
ENGLISH To analyze in detail the biostratigraphy, micropaleontology and paleobiogeography of the marine and continental microbiotas in the Antarctic Peninsula region, developed during the Mesozoic ...


18. Canadian Diatom Database [CANADA_GSC_CanadianDiatomDbase]
The Canadian Diatom Database includes two components, the first one contains approximately 5,000 diatom samples with their description, precise geographic location and associated information, ...


19. Climate: Long-Range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction (CLIMAP) 18,000 Years Before Present (18k bp) Sediment Data Files [FE00126]
The CLIMAP (Climate: Long-range Investigation, Mapping, and Prediction) Project was funded by the National Science Foundation as part of the International Decade of Ocean Exploration (IDOE) Program. ...


20. Collaborative Research: Integrating Geomorphological and Paleoecological Studies to Reconstruct Neogene Environments of the Transantarctic Mountains [ANT-0739700_BU-054-004]
This project studies the last vestiges of life in Antarctica from exceptionally well-preserved fossils of tundra life--mosses, diatoms, ostracods, Nothofagus leaves, wood, and insect remains recently ...


21. Collections data on fossil plants from Antarctica [Antarctic_Paleobotanical_Collections]   CHILD METADATA
This database contains collections information for the Paleobotany Collections of the Division of Paleobotany, Natural History Museum and Biodiversity Research Center, University of Kansas. ...


22. Congo Contextual Data for Phytolith Analysis [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_1999-044]
This data set consists of Phytolith analysis from the Ituri rain forest, NE Democratic Republic of Congo. Two types of plant materials were studied: archaeological opal silica of Late Pleistocene/Holocene ...


23. Conodont Sample Data [Canada_GSC_ConodontData]
This dataset includes geographic and stratigraphic data for 5467 conodont samples, lab data on each sample, a faunal list for each sample, and information on occurrences of 7449 conodont taxa in the ...


24. Demerara Rise Cretaceous and Paleogene Mg/Ca Data [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2005-085]
The data are Mg/Ca and Al/Ca ratio values determined by inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry (ICP-MS)and Mg/Ca values determined by secondary ion mass spectroscopy (SIMS). The samples are ...


25. Determination of the origin of marine diatoms in the Sirius Group glacial deposits from Table Mountain and Mt Feather and the conditions for authigenic chabazite formation in these rocks [K045_1994_1995_NZ_2]
The age of the Sirius Group glacial deposits in the Transantarctic Mountains are a topic of debate. There are two conflicting models which try to explain the origin of diatoms found in tillite beds ...


26. Devon Island, Canada - Radiocarbon Sample Database [Canada_GSC_DevoRadiocarbSampDB]
A Cardbox file containing dated and undated radiocarbon samples collected during the course of a regional mapping project on Devon Island, Nunavut.This database is to synthesize information pertaining ...


27. Diatoms from Lake Fryxell long sediment core [Lake_Fryxell_diatoms]
Quantitative diatom assemblage data from 9.5 m sediment core from Lake Fryxell, Taylor Valley, Antarctica. Includes more than 50 samples


28. Digital Geology Database QMAP [GNS_QMAP]
The quarter million mapping (QMAP) programme is the national 1:250 000 digital geological mapping project. It is upgrading the national digital coverage of New Zealand's geology. The database is being ...


29. Dinoflaj - Fossil and Living Dinoflagellates Classification [Canada_GSC_Dinoflaj]
Dinoflaj is a data set containing a current classification of fossil and living dinoflagellates down to generic rank, and an index of fossil dinoflagellates at generic, specific, and infraspecific ...


30. East Antarctic glacial history through microfossil analyses of the Pagodroma Group [David_Harwood]
These results provide information on the biostratigraphic age, depositional environment and paleoclimate setting for four formations of the Pagodroma Group of glacial deposits. Information ...


31. Eastern Canadian Offshore Biostratigraphy Data [CANEMRCCRSBIOSTRAT]
This is a collection of biostratigraphic analysis data sets for basins that are offshore eastern Canada. It consists of microfossil and palynological biostratigraphic assemblage information ...


32. Elk Lake, Minnesota, Paleoclimate Data, WDC Paleoclimatology [EARTH_LAND_NGDC_PALEOCL_ELKLAKE]
This data set contains data files of various parameters collected in Elk Lake, Minnesota. The lake has generated considerable interest due to its 10,000 year record of varved sediments. Extensive ...


33. Ellesmere Island, Canada - Radiocarbon Sample Database [Canada_GSC_ElleRadiocarbSampDB]
A Cardbox file containing dated and undated radiocarbon samples collected during the course of a regional mapping project on southwestern Ellesmere Island, Nunavut.This database is to synthesize information ...


34. Eocene Bivalve Isotope and Minor Element Data [NOAA_NCDC_PALEO_2002-043]
This data set consists of Dutton et al. 2002 Eocene Bivalve Isotope and Minor Element Data. Splits of bulk powdered samples of Cucullaea sp. bivalve from the La Meseta Formation, Seymour Island, ...


35. Eolian Features in Northern North America and Greenland [Canada_GSC_EolianFeatures]
An Excel spreadsheet listing localities in northern North America (north of 40?N) and Greenland with features or deposits formed by the wind from the last glacial maximum to the present day. Features ...


36. European Pollen Database, Paleoclimate Data [NOAA_NGDC_EUROPE_POLLEN]
The European Pollen Database (EPD) currently includes pollen data from Europe, Northern Africa, Middle East, and Western Asia. All of the EPD data are available in Paradox 4.5 format. See: "http://www.ngdc.noaa.gov/paleo/epd.html" ...


37. Examination of fossilized biota, especially barnacles, of the Scallop Hill Formation and Taylor Formation groups to reconstruct the palaeoenvironment [K241_1985_1986_NZ_1]
Barnacles are useful in palaeobathymetry and in palaeotemperature studies. However, barnacle plates are elusive in the field, and when fractured may be overlooked by the field geologist. The palaeoecology ...


38. Examination of recent marine deposits and local geology at Cape Barne, Cape Bird and Cape Crozier, Ross Island, Antarctica [K042_1969_1970_NZ_1]
Recent marine deposits were discovered at Cape Barne, Ross Island. A number of well preserved shell layers exposed beside the frozen lakes being Cape Barne, at 30m asl were investigated. Upon examination ...


39. Examination of the Beacon Group stratigraphy and paleontology between the Boomerang and Olympus Ranges [K042_1968_1969_NZ_1]
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 ...


40. Examination of the Buckeye Tillite formation, the trace fossils within the Devonian Horlick formation and the Permian Coal Measure in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains [K026_1983_1984_NZ_1]
A second season of field work was undertaken in the Ohio Range of the Horlick Mountains as a three fold geological study to complete the stratigraphy of the area. This included an analysis of the ...


41. Feasibility Study of Eocene to Pliocene Palynological Reconstruction off Seymour Island [Warny-OPPGeol-0533879]
Feasibility study of Eocene to Pliocene palynological reconstruction of the Antarctic Peninsula margin climate evolution Project Summary Intellectual merit Numerous ...


42. Fossil-rich lacustrine deposits in the Dry Valleys, Antarctica [ANT-0440711_BU-054-003]
The data set includes fossil images,trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic ...


43. GEOLOGY AND PALAEONTOLOGY OF THE JAMES ROSS BASIN [CDA_AR_PICTA-29-2004-LAGOS_ROSS]
ENGLISH This multidisciplinary project is a continuation of the geological survey of the James Ross Basin, that for more than 15 years is been performed for some of the involved scientists. The project ...


44. Geologic Map of the Corona North 7.5' Quadrangle Riverside and San Bernardino Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-22 [USGS_OFR_0222]
The data set for the Corona North 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


45. Geologic Map of the Corona South 7.5' Quadrangle, Riverside and Orange Counties, California, USGS OFR 02-21 [USGS_OFR_0221]
The data set for the Corona South 7.5' quadrangle was prepared under the U.S. Geological Survey Southern California Areal Mapping Project (SCAMP) as part of an ongoing effort to develop a regional ...


46. Geologic map and database of the Roseburg 30 x 60 minute quadrangle, Douglas and Coos Counties, Oregon, USGS OFR 00-376 [USGS_OFR_00-376]
This database and accompanying plot files depict the distribution of geologic materials and structures at a regional (1:100,000) scale. The report is intended to provide geologic information for the ...


47. Geological and geomorphic data and Sirius Group core analysis (stratigraphy, petrographical analysis, ground temperature and isotope analysis) from Table Mountain to determine the depositional history [K047_1996_1997_NZ_1]
The depositional and post depositional history of the Sirius Group tillite in the Dry Valleys area was investigated to resolve the ongoing debate as to whether the East Antarctic ice sheet formed ...


48. Geological examination, stratigraphic sections, mapping and sample collection of Beacon and Ferrar rocks and fossils in the area between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier [K042_1971_1972_NZ_3]
Beacon and Ferrar rocks were studied just west of the Dry Valleys, between the Skelton Neve and the Mackay Glacier area. Detailed stratigraphic sections were measured with staff and level at Mistake ...


49. Geology of Cape Lamb, Vega Island, Antarctic Peninsula [CDA_AR_GEO_CAPELAMB_GEOLOGICMAP]   CHILD METADATA
The first geologic map of Cape Lamb, SW Vega Island, is presented along with their description and interpretation. The main outcrops correspond to Late Cretaceous sedimentary rocks and neogene volcanic ...


50. Global Paleoclimatic Data for 6000 Year B.P., CDIAC NDP-011 [CDIAC_NDP11]
The data set consists of pollen, lake level, marine plankton data and, where possible, quantitative values estimated from these data gathered from 797 stations. The reasons for choosing these three ...


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