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Survey report 2008/09 summer season Geoscience Australia Authors - Ryan Ruddick and Alex Woods / Geoscience Australia
Entry ID: survey_2008-09

Abstract: This metadata record details a number of survey reports produced by Geoscience Australia surveyors, during the 2008-2009 Antarctic season.

The available survey reports in pdf format are:

Davis gravity mark
Davis station spatial infrastructure report Larsemann Hills 2009 Macca TGBM Level Survey Tide Gauge Levelling 2009 Vestfold Lake Levelling 2009

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Related URL
Description: Download point for the reports
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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -54.5   S: -54.51   E: 158.95   W: 158.93
  N: -68.34   S: -68.68   E: 78.59   W: 77.81
  N: -69.37   S: -69.4   E: 76.4   W: 76.36

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Ruddick, R., Woods, A., Brolsma, H. and Smith, D.T.
Dataset Title: Survey report 2008/09 summer season Geoscience Australia Authors - Ryan Ruddick and Alex Woods / Geoscience Australia
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2009-09-15
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Online Resource:
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2008-09-30
Stop Date: 2009-03-31
Quality The survey at Davis used the ITRF2000 at 2000 horizontal datum. Henk Brolsma (AAD Mapping Officer advised that an adjustment of 1.175 metres in a direction of 354 degrees 03' True was needed to bring the data onto the Davis WGS84 datum (as it was in 1996) - the datum on which the Australian Antarctic Data Centre's GIS data for Davis is stored.

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Access Constraints PDF copies of the reports are available for download at the provided URL.
Use Constraints This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License

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Ancillary Keywords
Data Set Progress
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
Distribution Media: HTTP
Distribution Size: 602 kb
Distribution Format: PDF, text
Fees: free
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Phone: +61 2 6249 9426
Fax: +61 2 6249 9999
Email: Ryan.Ruddick at
Contact Address:
Geoscience Australia
Cnr Jerrabomberra Avenue and Hindmarsh Drive
City: Symonston
Province or State: ACT
Postal Code: 2601
Country: Australia
Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-09-17
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24