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The Heimdall Erosion surface
Entry ID: K051_2006_2007_NZ_1

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Abstract: The Heimdall Erosion surface between Mt Jason, Mt Hercules, Mt Electra, Balham Valley, Vashka Lake and Sponsors Peak was investigated with the aim to evaluate the tectonic setting of early Beacon sedimentation, see what changes in environment and tectonic setting took place at the erosion surface, whether changes in provenance could be detected and what the tectonic driver for the formation of the ... View entire text
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Description: A PDF copy of the MSc thesis
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Spatial coordinates   
  N: -77.3   S: -77.5   E: 161.6   W: 160.85
Min Altitude: 828 Max Altitude: 1761

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 2007-01-11
Stop Date: 2007-02-01
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Quality All remaining samples and thin sections of all the analysed rocks are kept in the University of Canterbury geological rock collection. For more information, please contact the investigator or the department.
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Gilmer, G.J. 2008. Palaeoenvironmental interpretations of the Lower Taylor Group, Olympus Range area, South Victoria Land, Antarctica. MSc thesis, University of Canterbury, New Zealand.
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DIF Creation Date: 2005-09-22
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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