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Wilkes Land Glacial History (WEGA)
Entry ID: ASAC_1044

Abstract: A collaborative Italian/Australian marine geoscience research voyage to the George Vth Land sector of the East Antarctic continental margin was carried out between 11th February and 20th March, 2000, on board the of the RV Tangaroa. The cost of the expedition was shared jointly by the Italian and Australian National Antarctic Research Programs. Twenty four scientific personnel from 13 ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -64.0   S: -67.5   E: 146.0   W: 142.0
Min Depth: 100 Max Depth: 3500

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Harris, P.T.
Dataset Title: Wilkes Land Glacial History (WEGA)
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2008-03-18
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-09-30
Stop Date: 2001-03-31
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Quality Values provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.
Access Constraints Data are accessible from the Italian Antarctic record for this project. See the provided URL for the link to the Italian metadata record at the Antarctic Master Directory.
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Originating Center
Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:

Data Center Personnel
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Phone: +61 3 6226 2504
Fax: +61 3 6226 2973
Email: P.Harris at
Contact Address:
Churchill Avenue
Antarctic CRC University of Tasmania
City: Sandy Bay
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7005
Country: Australia
Brancolini, G., Harris, P. T., and party, s. b. (2000), Post-Cruise Report: Joint Italian/Australian Marine Geoscience Expedition Aboard the R.V. Tangaroa to the George Vth Land Region of East Antarctica during February-March, 2000., Australian Geological Survey Organisation Record, 2000/19
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-08-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24