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Fossil-rich lacustrine deposits in the Dry Valleys, Antarctica
Entry ID: ANT-0440711_BU-054-003

Abstract: The data set includes fossil images,trace-element geochemical analyses of volcanic tephra, geochronologic data for Dry Valleys ashfall deposits, locations and description of soil pits in the Antarctic Dry Valleys, and surface meteorological data.
Related URL
Description: Boston University, Department of Earth Sciences, Antarctic Research Group home page

Description: NSF Award Abstract
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -76.5   S: -78.5   E: 164.5   W: 160.0

Data Set Citation
Version: Not provided
Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1970-01-01
Data Center
Department of Earth Sciences, Boston University Supplemental Info
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Data Center Personnel
Phone: 617-353-3236
Fax: 617-353-3290
Email: marchant at
Contact Address:
Department of Earth Sciences
Boston University
685 Commonwealth Ave
City: Boston
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02215
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2009-07-01
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-05-09