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Till and Moraine Formation in Dry Areas
Entry ID: ASAC_385

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During the Australian National Antarctic Research Expeditions (ANARE) Voyage 6, 1987, observations were made of heavily glaciated Heard Island. Features of moraines and their sediments were recorded at three glaciers at the north-western part of the ... View entire text
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -68.57   S: -68.57   E: 77.96   W: 77.96
  N: -52.95   S: -53.21   E: 73.9   W: 73.24

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Lundqvist, J.
Dataset Title: Till and Moraine Formation in Dry Areas
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-01-09
Stop Date: 1987-02-19
Quality Dates provided in temporal coverage are approximate only.

This record has been completed by staff at the Australian Antarctic Data Centre, and the quality of it's contents and related data cannot be guaranteed.
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Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 155 kb
Distribution Format: pdf
Fees: free
Email: jan.lundqvist at
Contact Address:
Department of Quaternary Research
Stockholm University
Odengatan 63
City: Stockholm
Postal Code: 113 22
Country: Sweden
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Jundqvist, J. (1998), Notes on till and moraine formation at some Heard Island glaciers, Geografiska Annaler, 70A, 3, 225-234
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2000-07-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-13