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Amery Ice Shelf Experiment (AMISOR), Aurora Australis marine science cruises au0106 and au0207 - ship-based CTD, ADCP and mooring data
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Abstract: Oceanographic measurements were conducted in the vicinity of the Amery Ice Shelf on two cruises, during the southern summers of 2000/2001 and 2001/2002. A CTD transect parallel to the front of the Amery Ice Shelf was occupied on both cruises, including repeat occupations on each cruise. A total of 100 CTD vertical profile stations were taken near the ice shelf, most to within 20 m of the bottom, ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.0   S: -70.0   E: 76.0   W: 70.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Rosenberg, M., Bindoff, N. and Church, J.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf Experiment (AMISOR), Aurora Australis marine science cruises au0106 and au0207 - ship-based CTD, ADCP and mooring data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2004-06-29
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-01
Stop Date: 2002-03-08
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Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
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Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7001
Country: Australia
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Rosenberg, M., Bindoff, N., Curran, C., Helmond, I., Miller, K., McLaughlan, D., Church, J., Richman, J. and Leffanue, H. (2002), Amery Ice Shelf Experiment (AMISOR), marine science cruises AU0106 and AU0207 - oceanographic field measurements and analysis., Antarctic Cooperative Research Centre, Research Report, 30, 119, September 2002
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DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-29
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23