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Major Ion Chemistry Data of WAIS Divide Ice Core Brittle Ice
Entry ID: NSIDC-0546

Abstract: The brittle ice section (577-1300 m) of the main WAIS Divide ice core (WDC06A) was analyzed for major ion concentrations with ion chromatography.
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Description: FTP
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -79.5   S: -79.5   E: -112.1   W: -112.1
Min Depth: 577 METERS Max Depth: 1300 METERS

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Cole-Dai, J.
Dataset Title: Major Ion Chemistry Data of WAIS Divide Ice Core Brittle Ice
Dataset Series Name: NSIDC-0546
Dataset Release Date: 2014-03-19
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: 2010-01-01
Stop Date: 2012-01-07
Paleo Temporal Coverage
Paleo Start Date: 6000 ybp
Paleo Stop Date: 2350 ybp
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Data Resolution
Vertical Resolution: 2.2 cm
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Originating Center
Distribution Media: FTP
Distribution Size: 3.6 MB
Distribution Format: Microsoft Excel
Fudge, T. J., K. Taylor, K. McGwire, E. Brook, T. Sowers, E. Steig, J. White et al. 2012. A 62 ka Record from the WAIS Divide Ice Core with Annual Resolution to 30 ka (so far), in EGU General Assembly Conference Abstracts, 14:3633.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2014-03-19
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23