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Exposure ages of glacial deposits and bedrock, Scott Glacier, Antarctica

Abstract: This data set consists of exposure ages for glacial deposits on nunataks and ice-free areas adjacent to Scott Glacier, Transantarctic Mountains. Most samples are glacially transported clasts deposited during the last glacial period or exposed by subsequent retreat of the glacier, ca. 16,000 yr B.P. to present. These ages are based on concentrations of the cosmic-ray-produced nuclide Be-10. There ... View entire text
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  N: -85.0   S: -88.0   E: -147.0   W: -157.0

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Cosmogenic Nuclide Lab, Quaternary Research Center, Earth and Space Sciences, University of Washington Supplemental Info
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DIF Creation Date: 2011-08-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23