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Antarctic and Greenland Climate Change Comparison
Entry ID: NSIDC-0253


Summary
Abstract: This data set compares global atmospheric concentration of methane from ice cores taken on the ice sheets of Antarctica and Greenland. The data come from multiple ice cores on each continent, including Greenland Ice Core Project (GRIP) and Greenland Ice Sheet Project (GISP) ice cores and the Byrd and Vostok cores from Antarctica.

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Data Set Citation
Dataset Title: Antarctic and Greenland Climate Change Comparison
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0253
Dataset Release Date: 2004-08-27
Version: 1
Online Resource: http://www.usap-dc.org/view/dataset/609253


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > ANTARCTICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > POLAR


Science Keywords
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DENSITY    [Definition]
CRYOSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW STRATIGRAPHY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW DENSITY    [Definition]
TERRESTRIAL HYDROSPHERE >SNOW/ICE >SNOW STRATIGRAPHY    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >CARBON DIOXIDE    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >IONS    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >ISOTOPES    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >METHANE    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >NITROUS OXIDE    [Definition]
CLIMATE INDICATORS >PALEOCLIMATE INDICATORS >ICE CORE RECORDS >VOLCANIC DEPOSITS    [Definition]


Platform
GROUND STATIONS    [Information]


Instrument
CORING DEVICES    [Information]


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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-08-27
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23



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