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Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM02 CTD mooring data
Entry ID: ASAC_1164_AM02_MicroCAT


Summary
Abstract: AM02 borehole drilled December 2000.

3 x Seabird 37IM CTD units moored long term in ocean cavity beneath the shelf.

Data for 2001, and 2003 in 0.5 hr sampling.

Data for 2002 not recorded.

Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats. A word document providing further information is also available as part of the download.

All of the .dat files of data can be viewed with a text editor such as Wordpad.

New information added:

July 2006,
September 2009.

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


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
This description is a member of a collection. The collection is described in
ASAC_1164_AM02


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

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Allison, I. and Craven, M.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, AM02 CTD mooring data
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Release Date: 2013-10-16
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 2
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASAC_1164_AM02_MicroCAT


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-01-06
Stop Date: 2008-03-31


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


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN PRESSURE >WATER PRESSURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]


Platform
GROUND-BASED OBSERVATIONS    [Information]
FIELD INVESTIGATION    [Information]


Instrument
CTD >Conductivity, Temperature, Depth    [Information]


Quality
See Readme file and calibration document ... data collected as ascii files.

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
These data are publicly available for download at 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
SALINITY
SEAWATER
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: 13.4 MB
Distribution_Format: text, .dat, word, pdf
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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