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Buried Ice in the Dry Valleys
Entry ID: BU-054-002

Abstract: The data set includes trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic Dry Valleys including those over buried ice, stable isotope data for shallow excavations into buried ice, grain size analysis of tills overlying buried ice, and surface meteorological data.
Related URL
Description: Boston University, Department of Earth Sciences, Antarctic Research Group home page
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -76.5   S: -78.5   E: 164.5   W: 160.0

Data Center
Department of Earth Sciences, Boston University Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 617-353-3236
Fax: 617-353-3290
Email: marchant at
Contact Address:
Department of Earth Sciences
Boston University
685 Commonwealth Ave
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02215
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-16
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23