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Basal Peat Radiocarbon Dates From Northern North America and Greenland
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_BasalPeatRadiocarbon


Summary
Abstract: An Excel spreadsheet listing radiocarbon dates on wetland inception (basal
peat) in Northern North America (north of 40?N) and Greenland along with depth
interval of dated samples. As of June 2001, the spreadsheet contained
approximately 1600 records.This database is to synthesize information
pertaining to paleoenvironmental conditions (specifically glaciation, climate
and sea level change) in ... View entire text
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Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 90.0   S: 40.0   E: -11.0   W: -168.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Originator/Creator: Government of Canada, Natural Resources Canada, Geological Survey of Canada, Terrain Sciences Division
Dataset Title: Basal Peat Radiocarbon Dates From Northern North America and Greenland
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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Publications/References
Compiled in collaboration with Drs. E. Gorham and J. Janssens, University of
Minnesota.
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-07
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-02-05
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-09-06


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