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Collaborative Research: Terrestrial Exposure-Age Constraints on the last Glacial Maximum Extent of the Antarctic Ice Sheet in the Western Ross Sea
Entry ID: USAP-1460449


Summary
Abstract: The investigators will map glacial deposits and date variations in glacier variability at several ice-free regions in northern Victoria Land, Antarctica. These data will constrain the nature and timing of past ice thickness changes for major glaciers that drain into the northwestern Ross Sea. This is important because during the Last Glacial Maximum (15,000 - 18,000 years ago) these glaciers were ... View entire text
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Description: NSF Award Abstract.

Description: Samples from site BROWNING: Terra Nova Bay, Mt. Browning
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -74.6   S: -74.62   E: 164.12   W: 164.08

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2014-08-05
Stop Date: 2016-07-31
Data Set Progress
COMPLETE
Data Center
United States Antarctic Program Data Center Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.usap-dc.org/

Data Center Personnel
Name: DATA MANAGER
Email: info at usap-dc.org
Contact Address:
Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
61 Route 9W
City: Palisades
Province or State: NY
Postal Code: 10964
Country: USA
Personnel
Role: INVESTIGATOR
Email: bgoehrin at tulane.edu
Contact Address:
Tulane University
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 1970-01-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-11-12


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