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Alpine Glacier Advances and Recessions in Northern North America
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_AlpiGlacAdvRecNNAm


Summary
Abstract: Two Excel spreadsheets listing the ages of alpine glacier advances and
recessions dated by radiocarbon methods and by other methods, including
dendrochronology, lichenometry, and historical observation for northern North
America (north of 40 N).This database is to synthesize information pertaining
to paleoenvironmental conditions (specifically glaciation, climate and sea
level change) in glaciated ... View entire text
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Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 84.0   S: 41.5   E: -43.0   W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Dataset Title: Alpine Glacier Advances and Recessions in Northern North America
Dataset Release Date: 2003
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1990-01-01
Data Set Progress
IN WORK
Data Center
Terrain Sciences Division,Geological Survey of Canada-Atlantic, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/earth-sciences

Data Center Personnel
Name: ART DYKE
Phone: +01-613-992-0643
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: adyke at NRCan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
Distribution
Fees: Contact distributor
Personnel
Role: DIF AUTHOR
Phone: +01-613-992-4917
Fax: +01-613-992-0190
Email: dlemieux at nrcan.gc.ca
Contact Address:
601 Booth Street, Room 362
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E8
Country: Canada
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2003-10-14
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2005-04-20


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