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Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2000-01 - AM02 seawater and sediment samples, plus AWS data
Entry ID: ASAC_1164_AM02_Other


Summary
Abstract: AM02 borehole drilled December 2000.
Several Niskin water bottle samples collected in ocean cavity.
1.44 m sediment core collected from seafloor at 780 m below sea level.
Ongoing Automatic Weather Station data available on: http://aws.acecrc.org.au/ Consult Readme file.

Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: Download point for the data


Link: View Related Information
Description: Access AWS data - AM02 station


Link: View Related Information
Description: Public information for ASAC project 1164


Link: View Related Information
Description: Citation reference for this metadata record and dataset

Parent DIF
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ASAC_1164_AM02


Geographic Coverage
 N: -69.71 S: -69.711  E: 72.641  W: 72.64

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Allison, I. and Craven, M.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2000-01 - AM02 seawater and sediment samples, plus AWS data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2001-01-01
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASAC_1164_AM02_Other


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-01
Stop Date: 2007-12-31


Location Keywords
OCEAN > SOUTHERN OCEAN
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC PRESSURE >SURFACE PRESSURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC TEMPERATURE >SURFACE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
ATMOSPHERE >ATMOSPHERIC WINDS >SURFACE WINDS    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
PALEOCLIMATE >OCEAN/LAKE RECORDS >SEDIMENTS    [Definition]


Platform
ARWS >Automatic Remote Weather Station    [Information]
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS    [Information]
DRILLING PLATFORMS    [Information]
WEATHER STATIONS    [Information]
FIELD INVESTIGATION    [Information]


Instrument
AWS >Automated Weather System    [Information]
NISKIN BOTTLES    [Information]


Quality
See Readme file ...

Note - depths provided are referenced back to sea level.

The minimum depth of 57 metres asl refers to the height of the ice surface.


Access Constraints
Data are available to the public for download from the provided URL.


Use Constraints
This data set conforms to the PICCCBY Attribution License (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/).

Please follow instructions listed in the citation reference provided at http://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/metadata/citation.cfm?entry_id=ASAC_116... when using these data.


Keywords
AMERY ICE SHELF
AMISOR
HOT WATER DRILL
PRESSURE
SEAWATER
SALINITY
SEDIMENTS
TEMPERATURE


Data Set Progress
COMPLETE


Originating Center
Australian Antarctic Division


Data Center
Australian Antarctic Data Centre, Australia    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://data.aad.gov.au

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA OFFICER AADC
Phone: +61 3 6232 3244
Fax: +61 3 6232 3351
Email: metadata at aad.gov.au
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia



Distribution
Distribution_Media: HTTP
Distribution_Size: 3 kb
Fees: free


Personnel
IAN ALLISON
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


MIKE CRAVEN
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Contact Address:
Australian Antarctic Division
203 Channel Highway
City: Kingston
Province or State: Tasmania
Postal Code: 7050
Country: Australia


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-10-12
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-20



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