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Geological investigations, triangulation surveys and glaciology investigations of the Upper Tucker Glacier area, North Victoria Land, and around Scott Base
Entry ID: K002_1962_1963_NZ_3

Abstract: Intensive geological work was conducted in the Tucker Glacier area of North Victoria Land. The work area overlapped the Geological Survey of the 1957-58 Expedition and this was helpful to correlate rock types, standardisation of nomenclature, etc. Every opportunity was taken to observe the more distant rocks from high peaks and on air flights. Three major rock types were found to occur in this ... View entire text
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: -71.5   S: -72.5   E: 168.5   W: 164.0

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1962-12-04
Stop Date: 1963-01-26
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Quality Collected rocks were deposited in the department collection at Auckland University. The data is in the publications.
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Millen, J. 1963 Antarctic synopsis: Tararua Antarctic expedition. New Zealand alpine journal 20(50): 65-69
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DIF Creation Date: 2009-06-23
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