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Collaborative Research: Sloccum Glider in Western Antarctic Peninsula Continental Shelf Waters Pilot Study
Entry ID: martinson_0701232

Abstract: The Antarctic Peninsula (AP) is characterized by (1) the most rapid recent regional (winter) warming (5.35 times global mean), (2) a loss of nearly all its perennial sea ice cover on its western margin, and (3) 87% of the glaciers in retreat, contributing to global sea level rise. An ability to understand this change depends upon researchers' ability to better understand the underlying ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.0   S: -68.0   E: -64.0   W: -72.0
Min Altitude: 0 Max Altitude: 0
Min Depth: 0 Max Depth: 100

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-01-07
Stop Date: 2007-02-01
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Institute of Marine and Coastal Sciences, Rutgers University Supplemental Info
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Country: USA
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Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
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DIF Creation Date: 2008-06-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23