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The geology of the Nimrod Glacier - Beaumont Bay area
Entry ID: K002_1960_1961_NZ_2

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Abstract: The geology of the Nimrod Glacier - Beaumont Bay area was examined to describe the structure, formation and depositional history of the region. Three types of sedimentary rock types were present in the area; Wilson Greywackes (term used in loose sense to include the true greywackes of the coastal range and the indurate shallow water sandstones, conglomerates and thin shale bonds found further ... View entire text
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Description: GNS PET LAB data base which is a rock catalogue and geoanalytical database. Do a simple query under the investigators name and country = Antarctica
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -81.0   S: -82.5   E: 165.0   W: 155.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1960-10-01
Stop Date: 1961-02-01
ISO Topic Category
start here with 1 in span in link Ancillary Description
here with 2 in span in link Ancillary Description
here with 3 in span in link Ancillary Description
Quality The remaining samples are held in the GNS PetLab collection. Please contact the investigator for more information.
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Contact Address:
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Private Bag 4745
City: Christchurch
Country: New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 364-2987 Extn 6770
Fax: +64 3 364 2769
Email: malcolm.laird at canterbury.ac.nz
Contact Address:
Department of Geological Sciences
University of Canterbury
Private Bag 4800
City: Christchurch
Postal Code: 8140
Country: New Zealand
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Laird, M. 1961 Antarctic ice cave. New Zealand speleological bulletin 38: 196-199
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-03-09
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24

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