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Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM02
Entry ID: ASAC_1164_AM02


Summary
Abstract: AM02 borehole drilled December 2000.
Profiling measurements conducted over a period of one week.
Long term monitoring instruments installed 2001-01-06.

Consult Readme file for detail of data files and formats.

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Description: Public information for ASAC project 1164


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Geographic Coverage
 N: -69.71 S: -69.715  E: 72.645  W: 72.64
 Min Depth: 57 METRES  Max Depth: 783 METRES

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Allison, I. and Craven, M.
Dataset Title: Amery Ice Shelf - hot water drill borehole, 2001-02 - AM02
Dataset Series Name: CAASM Metadata
Dataset Publisher: Australian Antarctic Data Centre
Version: 1
Online Resource: https://data.aad.gov.au/metadata/records/ASAC_1164_AM02


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2000-12-30
Stop Date: 2001-01-01


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


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >ICE DEPTH/THICKNESS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >GLACIERS/ICE SHEETS >ICE SHEETS    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW/ICE TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >BATHYMETRY/SEAFLOOR TOPOGRAPHY >WATER DEPTH    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >SEDIMENT COMPOSITION    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >SEDIMENTATION    [Definition]
OCEANS >MARINE SEDIMENTS >STRATIGRAPHIC SEQUENCE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN CIRCULATION >OCEAN CURRENTS    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >POTENTIAL TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >THERMOCLINE    [Definition]
OCEANS >OCEAN TEMPERATURE >WATER TEMPERATURE    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >CONDUCTIVITY    [Definition]
OCEANS >SALINITY/DENSITY >SALINITY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW/ICE CHEMISTRY    [Definition]


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


Instrument
CORING DEVICES    [Information]


Quality
See Readme files in the download files of the child metadata records for details of data quality and equipment down-time.

Note - depths provided in spatial coverage are referenced back to sea level.

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


Access Constraints
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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
BATHYMETRY
HOT WATER DRILL
ICE CORES
ICE THICKNESS
SEDIMENTS
SALINITY
TEMPERATURE
VELOCITY


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


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: 2004-10-18
Last DIF Revision Date: 2019-03-20



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