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The relationship between sediment texture, micro-organisms (diatom and Foraminifera), water depth and current to 100m along the Victoria Land coast from Trip Island to Cape Armitage, McMurdo Sound
Entry ID: K042_1987_1988_NZ_1

Abstract: The relationship between sediment texture, micro-organisms (diatom and Foraminifera), water column currents and water depth was investigated along the shoreline (to the 100m contour) of the Victoria Land coast. Seafloor sediment samples were taken from shore normal transects at seven sites on the southwestern Ross Sea coast (Explorers Cove, Cape Bernacchi, Cape Roberts, Tripp Island, Gergory ... View entire text
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -76.5   S: -78.0   E: 167.0   W: 162.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1987-11-06
Stop Date: 1987-12-08
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