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DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A DAM AT BOECKELLA LAKE - ESPERANZA BAY-CAV 2002
Entry ID: CDA_AR-DAM_BOECKELLA_LAKE-CAV_2002


Summary
Abstract: DURING THE AUSTRAL SUMMER 2001-2002 WAS PERFORMED RESEARCH AND FIELD WORK
RELATED TO DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A DAM IN ZONE OF CONTINUOUS PERMAFROST IN
THE VICINITY OF ESPERANZA STATION, ANTARCTIC PENINSULA. THE GEOTECHNICAL AND
GEOCRYOGENICAL PARAMETERS OF THIS SECTOR ARE TYPICAL FOR CONTINUOUS ICE-RICH
PERMAFROST, WITH MEAN ANNUAL SOIL TEMPERATURE OF ABOUT -3.5�C.

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Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -63.38   S: -63.38   E: -57.0   W: -57.0
Max Altitude: 500M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2001-11-01
Stop Date: 2002-03-30
Quality The data set has been in extensive use by many researchers and has resulted in
multiple publications.
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 54 11 4812 2086
Phone: 54 11 4816 6821
Fax: 54 11 4816 6821
Email: glacio at dna.gov.ar
Contact Address:
Departamento Ciencias de la Tierra
Division Glaciologia
Direccion Nacional del Antartico
Instituto Antartico Argentino
Cerrito 1248
City: Capital Federal
Postal Code: C1010AAZ
Country: Argentina
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Publications/References
PRIMERA EXPERIENCIA EN DISE�O Y CONSTRUCCION DE UN DIQUE EN PERMAFROST
ANTARTICO: LAGO BOECKELLA, BAHIA ESPERANZA. YERMOLIN, EUGENIO. CONTRIBUCION DEL
INSTITUTO ANTARTICO ARGENTINO N� 537. BUENOS AIRES, ARGENTINA. 2003. pp:41.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2006-06-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23


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