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Late Holocene Climate Variability, Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Entry ID: NSIDC-0399_1

Abstract: This data set includes high-resolution ice core records from the Dry Valleys region of Antarctica, and provides interpretations of interannual to decadal-scale climate variability during the last 2000 years (late Holocene). Intermediate-length ice cores (100 to 200 meters) were drilled at four sites along transects in the Taylor and Wright valleys, and analyzed for stable isotopes and major ions. ... View entire text
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  N: -77.3   S: -78.08   E: 163.03   W: 161.04

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Kreutz, K.
Dataset Title: Late Holocene Climate Variability, Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0399
Dataset Release Date: 2009-07-01T00:00:00.000Z
Dataset Release Place: Boulder, Colorado USA
Dataset Publisher: NSIDC: National Snow and Ice Data Center
Version: 1
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2005-10-10
Stop Date: 2005-12-15
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 1-303-492-6199
Fax: 1-303-492-2468
Email: nsidc at
Contact Address:
National Snow and Ice Data Center
University of Colorado
City: Boulder
Province or State: CO
Postal Code: 80309-0449
Country: USA
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 1.5 MB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Word
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Phone: 1-207-581-3011
Email: karl.kreutz at
Contact Address:
236 Sawyer Environmental Research Center
City: Orono
Province or State: ME
Postal Code: 04469
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-07-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-10-01