Search Help
AFI 01/05_01 - Basal conditions on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica: Hot-water drilling and down-hole instrumentation - Borehole sensors data, 2004/06
Entry ID: GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00361

Abstract: Approximatively 1MB of ice temperature data acquired during the RABID Project. Measured on a thermistor cable with 10 sensors located at depths between 15 m and 300 m below the surface. Collected between November 2004 and February 2006.
Related URL
Description: Project homepage
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -78.14   S: -78.14   E: -83.9   W: -83.9
Min Depth: 15M Max Depth: 300M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2004-11-18
Stop Date: 2006-02-28
Thermistors Ancillary Description
Access Constraints This data is governed by the NERC Data Policy -
Data Set Progress
Originating Center
Data Center
Polar Data Centre, British Antarctic Survey, Natural Environment Research Council, United Kingdom Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: GB-NERC-BAS-AEDC-00361

Data Center Personnel
Contact Address:
Polar Data Centre
British Antarctic Survey
Distribution Media: Online FTP
Distribution Size: 1Mb
Distribution Format: EXCEL
Fees: See Natural Environment Research Council (NERC) Data Policy

Distribution Media: Manuscript (handwritten) book/journal
Contact Address:
University of Swansea
View entire list
Barrett, B.E, Nicholls, K.W., Murray, T., Smith, A.M., & Vaughan, D.G., 2009. Recent rapid warming on Rutford Ice Stream, West Antarctica from borehole thermometry Geophys. Res. Lett. 36, L02708

Aðalgeirsdóttir G., Murray T., Smith A., Nicholls K., Makinson K., King M., Behar A. 2005. Tidal Modulation of the Flow of Rutford Ice. EOS Trans. AGU, Fall Meet. Suppl., 86, No. ... View entire text
Extended Metadata Properties
(Click to view more)

Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-02-03
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23