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C-axis Fabric from Physical Properties Samples of the WAIS Divide Ice Core
Entry ID: NSIDC-0605_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set contains c-axis fabric measurements and grain area from the physical properties samples taken from the main West Antarctic Ice Sheet (WAIS) Divide ice core, WDC06A , Antarctica.

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Description: C-axis Fabric from Physical Properties Samples of the WAIS Divide Ice Core

Geographic Coverage
 N: -79.467 S: -79.467  E: -112.085  W: -112.085

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Voigt, D. E., J. Fitzpatrick, and R. Alley.
Dataset Title: C-axis Fabric from Physical Properties Samples of the WAIS Divide Ice Core
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0605
Dataset Release Date: 2015-03-10T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://www.usap-dc.org/view/dataset/609605


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2011-08-01
Stop Date: 2014-10-01


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA


Data Resolution
Temporal Resolution: Varies


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >ICE FABRIC    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >ICE CORE RECORDS    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >ICE FABRIC    [Definition]


Platform
LABORATORY    [Information]


Instrument
ACFA >Automatic C-Axis Fabric Analyzer


Project
NSF/PLR >Division of Polar Programs, National Science Foundation    [Information]


Keywords
AGDC-project
ice fabric
WAIS Divide-project


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Data Center


Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA MANAGER
Email: info at usap-dc.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA


Personnel
DONALD E. VOIGT
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: dev2 at psu.edu


RICHARD ALLEY
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 814-863-1700
Email: rba6 at psu.edu
Contact Address:
306 Deike Building
City: University Park
Province or State: PA
Postal Code: 16802


JOAN FITZPATRICK
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Phone: 303-202-4828
Email: jfitz at usgs.gov
Contact Address:
MS-980 Box 25046
Denver Federal Center
United States Geological Survey
City: Denver
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80225
Country: USA


Publications/References
Fitzpatrick, J. et al (2014-01-01T00:00:00.000Z), Physical properties of the WAIS Divide ice core, Journal of Glaciology, 60, 224, 1181-1198, Literature Citation
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2015-03-10
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-09



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