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Snow and Firn Temperature and Permeability Measurements from Siple Dome, Antarctica
Entry ID: NSIDC-0100_1


Summary
Abstract: This data set includes measurements of snow and firn temperature and permeability collected between November 1998 and June 1999 at Siple Dome. The physical characteristics of snow determine the nature of air-snow exchange processes, which in turn affect chemical records in ice cores. Thus a better understanding of the physical properties of snow will improve interpretation of ice core records of atmospheric composition. Data are available via ftp in both ASCII and Excel formats.
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Description: Snow and Firn Temperature and Permeability Measurements from Siple Dome, Antarctica
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -81.0   S: -81.0   E: -148.0   W: -148.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Albert, M. R.
Dataset Title: Snow and Firn Temperature and Permeability Measurements from Siple Dome, Antarctica
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0100
Dataset Release Date: 2001-12-01T00:00:00.000Z
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/609100
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1998-11-25
Stop Date: 1999-06-29
Location Keywords
Use Constraints Users of permeability measurements should cite: Albert, M.R., E.F. Shultz, F.E. Perron. 2000. Snow and firn permeability at Siple Dome, Antarctica. Annals of Glaciology. 31: 353-356. The snow temperature has not been published as of the time the data were submitted; please contact Mary Albert for updates on citation.
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
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Contact Address:
U.S. Army Cold Regions Research and Engineering Lab
Hanover NH
USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2001-12-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-01-09


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