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Eolian Features in Northern North America and Greenland
Entry ID: Canada_GSC_EolianFeatures


Summary
Abstract: An Excel spreadsheet listing localities in northern North America (north of
40?N) and Greenland with features or deposits formed by the wind from the last
glacial maximum to the present day. Features are directly dated by radiocarbon
and other numerical methods. Also listed are features for which ages have been
inferred stratigraphically, including dunes, leoss, and sand. Wind direction
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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: Eolian Features in 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
Access Constraints A map portrayal of data available as of 1993 is available in Dyke, A.S., 1996.
Geological Survey of Canada Open File 3296.
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: 2002-07-08
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-23
Future DIF Review Date: 2004-09-13


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